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John van Bockxmeer
2014 Young Australian of the Year (Western Australia) Doctor
DOB: 24 / May / 1985
From: Western Australia
John is an Emergency Department doctor dedicated to improving the health of all Australians. For over ten years John has led numerous voluntary local, national and international initiatives representing excellence in the fields of medicine and community development. Through his charity Fair Game he helps mentor and foster positive change in remote Aboriginal communities through the donation of recycled sports equipment. The group has donated over 20,000 items and has more than 200 volunteers.