Hamish Macdonald and Susie Youssef will host the Australian of the Year Awards 2021 Live at Canberra’s National Arboretum, with the Prime Minister presenting the four category awards as they are announced.
The event will include performances by Christine Anu.
The Australian of the Year Awards celebrates the achievements and contributions of outstanding Australians throughout the last year. There are 32 people in contention for four prestigious award categories:
• Australian of the Year
• Senior Australian of the Year
• Young Australian of the Year
• Australia’s Local Hero
Production credits: ABC Executive Producer: Janet Gaeta. ABC Producer: Marie Davies.
7:30pm Monday, January 25 on ABC / ABC News.