2016 State Nominee Australian of the Year

Anna Brown

Human rights lawyer and equality advocate

An unsung hero in the fight to advance equality, Anna Brown’s fingerprints are on almost every recent legal and political win for Australia’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBT...

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2020 Australian of the Year Awards Announced

28 January 2020

An eye surgeon working to prevent blindness, an obstetrician leading the world in the prevention of pre-term birth, the world’s No.1 ranked women’s tennis player and an advocate for disadvantaged rural youth are the 2020 Australians of the Year.

2020 AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARDS FINALISTS - 32 GREAT AUSSIES VYING FOR NATIONAL HONOURS

13 November 2019

The everyday people in the running for the 60th Anniversary Australian of the Year Awards have now been announced by the National Australia Day Council.

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"We've got this, Australia." 2020 Local Hero Bernie Shakeshaft asks us all to look out for each other during one of… https://t.co/iogOCDxzId

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Are you #pregnant during this difficult time? Watch 2020 Senior #AusoftheYear John Newnham speak about the risks to… https://t.co/W1kSSIkV6v

6 April 2020 a 1:37pm

2019 Young #AusoftheYear Danzal Baker has released a reminder about how to #stopthespread of #coronavirus. ⁦… https://t.co/qTX8WeSQHd

4 April 2020 a 10:02am

Good question, @Hwtippet! You can nominate @robelinda2 or any other Australian you think deserves an #AusoftheYear… https://t.co/2qoR8WI6JQ

2 April 2020 a 10:39pm

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