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Australian of the Year Awards

The Australian of the Year Awards recognise inspiring individuals who lead as role models for their communities, their state, and the nation.

Awards are presented in four categories. Queensland recipients from each award category will proceed to the national Australian of the Year Awards, to be announced in Canberra on the eve of Australia Day.

Visit the Australian of the Year Awards website to learn more.

The Australian of the Year Awards is a program of the National Australia Day Council, managed in Queensland by the Queensland Government.

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Previous recipients

To view previous Australian of the Year recipients and finalists visit the Australian of the Year Awards honour roll.

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Last updated
9 August, 2017
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