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Mining billionaire Andrew Forrest to donate $65 million to higher education in Western Australia

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

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