Advance Australia Foundation

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Advance Australia Foundation
Abbreviation AAF
Formation 1980
Purpose Recognised "individuals or groups who have made outstanding contributions to the growth and enhancement of Australia, the Australian people and the Australian way of life".

The Advance Australia Foundation (AAF) was established in 1980. The AAF recognised "individuals or groups who have made outstanding contributions to the growth and enhancement of Australia, the Australian people and the Australian way of life".

Awards[edit]

Awards given by the AAF included the Advance Australia Award, and the Special Merit Advance Australia Award include:-

1994 Recipients of the Advance Australia Award included:

1993 Recipients of the Advance Australia Award were:[2]

1990 Recipients of the Advance Australia Award included:

1981 Recipients of the Advance Australia Award included:

1980 Recipients of the Advance Australia Award included:


The current status of the AAF is unknown.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Awards - Melway". Retrieved 11 March 2013. 
  2. ^ Keneally, Margaret (12 Feb 1993). "Allen advances a nation". Daily Telegraph Mirror. p. 5. 
  3. ^ "Recognition and awards". Retrieved 11 March 2013. 
  4. ^ "Recognition and awards". Retrieved 11 March 2013. 
  5. ^ "Trophy - Advance Australia Award, Prue Acton, 1980". Retrieved 11 March 2013. 
  6. ^ "Commonwealth of Australia House of Representatives, Questions on Notice, "Advance Australia Foundation", Tuesday, 12 May 1998" (PDF). Retrieved 2009-12-02.