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South Australia and Northern Territory finalists announced
One of Australia's best loved cooks, a volunteer fire fighter, a remote area nurse and an AFL player are amongst those announced today as finalists for the South Australian and Northern Territory Australian of the Year Awards 2010.
Four finalists were announced in the Australian of the Year, Senior Australian of the Year, Young Australian of the Year and Australia's Local Hero award categories. Award recipients will be announced at functions to be held over the coming weeks.
Award recipients will become finalists for the national awards, which will be announced on 25 January 2010 in Canberra.
Finalists from New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, Western Australia, Tasmania and the Australian Capital Territory will be announced in the coming days.