January 26th, 2017
The governor-general and chancellor of the Order of Australia, Sir Peter Cosgrove, approved 958 awards as part of the Australia Day 2017 honours list.
Included in the list are 727 recipients of awards in the General Division of the Order of Australia who have been recognised for their contributions and service to the Australian and international communities.
Gillard has been honoured with one of this year’s top awards – a Companion of the Order of Australia (AC).
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