News Archive

WA Young Australian of the Year wins Churchill Fellowship

20 July 2006

Simone will travel to the UK, Spain and the USA to identify and document successful models of organ and tissue donation and to assess promotional strategies and programs that provide support to transplant recipients.

Australians of the Year in Alice Springs

12 July 2006

A community cocktail party on Wednesday evening gave everyone the opportunity to come along and meet these inspirational Australians.

Cancer vaccine approved for sale

1 July 2006

Congratulations to Australian of the Year 2006, Professor Ian Frazer - the vaccine he invented to help prevent cervical cancer has been approved by the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration. This means that the vaccine, known as Gardasil, could be available to Australian women as early a...