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Mining billionaire Andrew Forrest to donate $65 million to higher education in WA (ABC)

October 15th, 2013

Mining billionaire Andrew "Twiggy" Forrest has made one of the biggest single philanthropic donations in Australian history, and called on other tycoons to share their wealth. Philanthropy Australia chief executive Louise Walsh confirmed Mr Forrest's donation was "certainly the biggest single cash gift in Australian history by an Australian".

By Caitlyn Gribbin  (ABC, 15/10/13)
http://au.news.yahoo.com/a/19390350/mining-billionaire-andrew-forrest-to-donate-65-million-to-higher-education-in-western-australia/

Advocacy Update

February 2018

The Australian Government has announced a review of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) legislation.

Advocacy & Insight Manager, Krystian Seibert, outlines Philanthropy Australia's engagement with the review.

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