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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National Australia Day Council staff are proud to support National Reconciliation Week 2020. The team held an Ackno… https://t.co/toANkKgF34

27 May 2020 a 12:59pm

This Friday (22 May) at 11am ACST, #AusoftheYear James Muecke will join Showcase SA to present his thought-provokin… https://t.co/keG0yojxkG

18 May 2020 a 11:27am

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8 May 2020 a 5:54pm

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8 May 2020 a 3:41pm

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