List of Young Australian of the Year Award recipients
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The Young Australian of the Year Awards commenced in 1979, and recognises those aged 16 to 30 who are outstanding and exceptional young Australians. 1993 was the only year in which an award was not certified.
|1982||Mark Ella AM|
|1984||Jon Sieben OAM|
|1985||Deahnne McIntyre OAM|
|1986||Simone Young AM|
|1988||Duncan Armstrong OAM|
|1990||Cathy Freeman OAM|
|1991||Simon Fairweather OAM|
|1992||Kieren Perkins OAM|
|1997||Nova Peris-Kneebone OAM|
|2000||Ian Thorpe OAM|
|2003||Lleyton Hewitt AM|
|2008||Casey Stoner AM|
|2010||Mark Donaldson VC|
|2011||Jessica Watson OAM|
|2014||Jacqueline Freney OAM|
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- "Australian of the Year Awards — Award Recipients". Australianoftheyear.org.au. Archived from the original on 12 February 2010. Retrieved 4 February 2010.
- Hall, Ashley (26 January 2013). "Afghan refugee wins Young Australian of the Year" (transcript). AM. Australia: ABC News. Retrieved 25 January 2015.
- "Australian of the Year: Rosie Batty awarded top honour for efforts to stop family violence". ABC News. Australia. 25 January 2015. Retrieved 25 January 2015.
- Knott, Matthew (25 January 2016). "Mobile laundry founders Nic Marchesi and Lucas Patchett named Young Australians of the Year". Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 17 September 2016.
- "Young Australian of the Year 2017".
- Pianegonda, Elise; staff (25 January 2018). "Sam Kerr named Young Australian of the Year for Matildas exploits and work advocating for women's sport". ABC News. Retrieved 25 January 2018.