Media releases

2019 SA Australian of the Year Awards Recipients Announced

1 November 2018

7:30pm Adelaide: The 2019 South Australia Australian of the Year Award recipients have been announced this evening at a ceremony held at Adelaide Oval.

2019 NT Australian of the Year Award Nominees Announced

1 November 2018

A rapper and dancer, an Indigenous health advocate, parents fighting against bullying, a choir director, anti-fracking activists and an AFL player championing community are among nominees for the 2019 Northern Territory Australian of the Year Awards.

2019 WA Australian of the Year Awards Recipients Announced

30 October 2018

The 2019 Western Australia Australian of the Year Award recipients have been announced this evening at a ceremony held at Government House in Perth.

2019 SA Australian of the Year Nominees Announced

29 October 2018

A hero cave-diving doctor, a mountaineer, an ambulance volunteer, the first female AFL umpire, a body image advocate, a refugee youth ambassador and a pioneer in rural health are among nominees for the 2019 South Australia Australian of the Year Awards.

2019 ACT Australian of the Year Awards Announced

29 October 2018

The 2019 ACT Australian of the Year Award recipients have been announced this evening at a ceremony held at the National Arboretum in Canberra.

2019 WA Australian of the Year Nominees Announced

24 October 2018

A cave-diving rescuer, a mountaineer who overcame spinal injury, an advocate for Indigenous servicemen and women, a basketballer building kids’ self-esteem, a young Indigenous activist and a woman saving bears from bile farms are among nominees for the 2019 Western Australia Australian of the Year Awards.

2019 ACT Australian of the Year Nominees Announced

24 October 2018

A comedian who advocates against domestic violence, a YWCA leader targeting equality and homelessness, an ecologist saving species through education, a paediatrician upholding children’s rights, an advocate helping people with intellectual disability find their voices and a woman who gets migrant women moving are among nominees for the 2019 ACT Australian of the Year Awards

2019 VIC Australian of the Year Recipients Announced

23 October 2018

The 2019 Victorian Australian of the Year Award recipients have been announced this evening at a ceremony hosted by Her Excellency the Honourable Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria, and Mr Anthony Howard QC at Government House in Melbourne

2019 Victorian Australian of the Year nominees announced

18 October 2018

A bushfire survivor, food rescuers, a horseman with heart, a child sex abuse detective, a polar explorer, a Paralympian and a medicine-maker are among nominees for the 2019 Victorian Australian of the Year Awards

NOMINATE NOW FOR THE 2019 AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARDS

1 June 2018

Nominations close midnight Tuesday 31 July 2018