2013 Young Australian of the Year (Tasmania) Teacher
DOB: 28 / Sep / 1985
Growing up on Flinders Island, Holly Barnewall knows first-hand the difficulties students face as they must move away to complete their post-Year 10 education. Holly completed her education in Brisbane, taught in Queensland and London and has returned to Flinders Island, Tasmania to teach. Holly is passionate about education and ensuring students are supported in their transition from high school to college, university and employment. She does this through the Flinders Island Transition Program.