They come from diverse backgrounds but all have one thing in common — 2021’s state and territory Senior Australians of the Year are passionate about education and social justice.
- Eight people from across the country are in the running to be Senior Australian of the Year
- Five are female and five are Indigenous
- The national Australian of the Year awards will be announced on January 25
All are dedicated to teaching others.
And they all have something they want you to think about.
‘Our elders are … our encyclopedia’
The Northern Territory’s Senior Australian of 2021 Miriam-Rose Ungunmerr-Baumann AM has been recognised for her work as an Aboriginal activist, educator and artist.
In 1975, she became the NT’s first fully qualified…
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