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2017 SOUTH AUSTRALIA AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARD RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

8 November 2016

2017 SA Australian of the Year – Kate Swaffer 2017 SA Senior Australian of the Year – Patricia Buckskin 2017 SA Young Australian of the Year – Paul Vasileff 2017 SA Local Hero – Reginald George Heading

2017 NSW AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARD RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

7 November 2016

2017 NSW Australian of the Year – Deng Adut 2017 NSW Senior Australian of the Year – Dr John Knight AM 2017 NSW Young Australian of the Year – Arthur Alla 2017 NSW Local Hero – Josephine Peter

2017 NORTHERN TERRITORY AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARD RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

2 November 2016

2017 NT Australian of the Year – Andrea Mason, 2017 NT Senior Australian of the Year – Sister Anne Gardiner AM, 2017 NT Young Australian of the Year – Bridie Duggan, 2017 NT Local Hero – Tejinder pal Singh

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 VICTORIAN AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARDS

2 November 2016

Human rights advocates, medical specialists, a community fundraiser, a footballer turned Motor Neurone Disease campaigner, veterans’ support advocates, a journalist and a lifesaver are among the finalists in the 2017 Victorian Australian of the Year Awards.

2017 ACT AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARD RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

31 October 2016

2017 ACT Australian of the Year - Alan Tongue 2017 ACT Senior Australian of the Year - Dick Telford 2017 ACT Young Australian of the Year - Heidi Prowse 2017 ACT Local Hero - Stasia Dabrowski OAM

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 TASMANIAN AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARDS

27 October 2016

Educators, disability advocates, community volunteers, a microbiologist changing agriculture, benefactors and a wildlife carer are among the finalists in the 2017 Tasmanian Australian of the Year Awards.

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 WA AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARDS

21 October 2016

The Western Australia Award finalists announced today are in the running to be named WA Australian of the Year, WA Senior Australian of the Year, WA Young Australian of the Year and WA Local Hero.

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 NT AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARDS

20 October 2016

The NT Award finalists announced today are in the running to be named NT Australian of the Year, NT Senior Australian of the Year, NT Young Australian of the Year and NT Local Hero.

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 ACT AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARDS

20 October 2016

The ACT Award finalists announced today are in the running to be named ACT Australian of the Year, ACT Senior Australian of the Year, ACT Young Australian of the Year and ACT Local Hero.

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 NSW AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARDS

20 October 2016

The NSW Award finalists announced today are in the running to be named NSW Australian of the Year, NSW Senior Australian of the Year, NSW Young Australian of the Year and NSW Local Hero.