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Our Australia Day Honours List 2019

January 30th, 2019

Philanthropy Australia extends a thorough congratulations to all our members who received awards this Australia Day.

Companion of the Order of Australia

  • Pauline GANDEL AC - Gandel Philanthropy (VIC) - For eminent service to the community through humanitarian, philanthropic and fundraising endeavours, to social inclusion, and to Australia-Japan relations.
  • Carrillo Baillieu GANTNER AC - Sidney Myer Fund (VIC) - For eminent service to the community through professional involvement in, and philanthropic support for, the performing and visual arts, and to Australia-Asia cultural exchange.
  • Emeritus Professor Richard Graeme LARKINS AC The Ian Potter Foundation (VIC) - For eminent service to medicine and medical research, to education through academic leadership, to public health care, and to the community.
  • Professor Kathryn Nance NORTH AC - Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (VIC) - For eminent service to genomic medicine nationally and internationally, to medical research in the fields of genetics, neurology and child health, and as a mentor and role model.
  • The late Mr Stanley PERRON AC Stan Perron Charitable Trust (WA) - For eminent service to the community through philanthropic contributions to a range of charitable organisations, and to the commercial property sector.

Officer of the Order of Australia

  • Malcolm William BROOMHEAD AOThe Walter & Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research (VIC) - For distinguished service to business and mining, and through financial support for education and medical research.
  • Ronni KAHN AOOzHarvest (NSW) - For distinguished service to social welfare, particularly through the development and delivery of innovative programs.
  • Professor John James MCNEIL AOColonial Foundation (VIC) - For distinguished service to medicine in the fields of clinical epidemiology and cardiovascular research, and to public health.
  • Peter TRESEDER AOPrime Minister’s Community Business Partnership (QLD) - For distinguished service to the community through governance and fundraising roles in the medical research and health care sectors.

Member of the Order of Australia

  • Jeffrey Robert CHAMPMAN AM - Bennelong Foundation (VIC) - For significant service to the community through philanthropic initiatives.
  • Professor Mary Pauline GALEA AMThe University of Melbourne (VIC) - For significant service to medical education in the field of clinical physiotherapy, and to professional associations.
  • Dr Ian Douglas GALLOWAY AMThe John Villiers Trust (QLD) - For significant service to the museums sector, to historical preservation, and to the environment.
  • Dennis John GOLDNER AMThe Deloitte Foundation (VIC) - For significant service to the community through charitable, health and cultural organisations. 
  • Karen HAYES AMGuide Dogs Victoria (VIC) - For significant service to the community as an advocate for gender equity, and to women in sport.
  • Roger Brian MASSY-GREENE AM - Eureka Benevolent Foundation (NSW) - For significant service to the community through philanthropic initiatives. 
  • Waverley Shane STANLEY AMYalari Limited (QLD) - For significant service to the Indigenous community through support for education.

Medal of the Order of Australia

  • Frank Charles FORDYCE OAMFreemasons Foundation Victoria Limited (VIC) - For service to the community, particularly through Freemasonry.
  • Craig William KENNY OAMInner North Community Foundation (VIC) - For service to the community.
  • Jessica Mary MACPHERSON OAMSt Kilda Mums Inc (VIC) - For service to the community through the not-for-profit sector.
  • Frances Mary RUSH OAMAsylum Seekers Centre (NSW) - For service to the community through social welfare organisations.
  • Richard Anthony WILLIAMS OAMThe Kimberley Foundation (WA) - For service to veterans and their families.
  • Diane Holly WRIGHT OAMAnam Cara House Colac Inc (VIC) - For service to community health.

Australian Police Medal

  • Superintendent Charles Thomas ALLEN APM Institute for Economics and Peace.

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