Nominations are now closed for the 2020 Australian of the Year Awards. The Australian of the Year Awards recognises inspiring individuals who lead as role models for their communities, their state and the nation.

Queensland recipients from each award category will be announced in November and represent Queensland in the national awards in Canberra on the eve of Australia Day.

Check out what the 2019 Queensland Australian of the Year recipients have to say about the awards in the video below or download a podcast of their conversation on Apple, Soundcloud or Spotify.

You can also visit the Australian of the Year Awards website to learn more.

Great Australian Bites

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Australian of the Year Awards

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Australia Day Ambassadors Program

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Australia Day Flag Raising

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Australia Day activities in Queensland are proudly supported by the Queensland Government in partnership with the Australian Government through the National Australia Day Council.