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Australian honours system

Index Australian honours system

The Australian honours system consists of a number of orders, decorations, and medals through which the country's sovereign awards its citizens for actions or deeds that benefit the nation. [1]

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Alsy MacDonald

Alan MacDonald is an Australian rock musician and lawyer, best known as the drummer of the 1980s band The Triffids, where he performed under his nickname 'Alsy'.

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Andrew Harrison (wheelchair rugby)

Andrew Harrison, (born 7 June 1987) is a wheelchair rugby player.

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Andrew Pasterfield

Andrew Bruce Pasterfield, is a Paralympic swimmer from Australia.

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Angus Houston

Air Chief Marshal Sir Allan Grant "Angus" Houston, (born 9 June 1947) is a retired senior officer of the Royal Australian Air Force.

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Annabelle Williams

Annabelle Williams, (born 21 July 1988) is a Paralympic swimming competitor from Australia.

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Australia Day

Australia Day is the official national day of Australia.

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Australian administrative law

Australian administrative law defines the extent of the powers and responsibilities held by administrative agencies of Australian governments.

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Australian Commendations and Citations

Australian Commendations are awards of recognition which applies to all Defence personnel.

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Australian Defence Medal

The Australian Defence Medal is an Australian military decoration which recognises current and former Australian Defence Force personnel who completed an initial enlistment period, or four years' service.

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Australian Honours Order of Wearing

The Governor General of Australia has, at irregular intervals, notified for general information the positioning of the wearing of Australian Orders, Decorations and Medals in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette.

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Australian of the Year

The Australian of the Year is an award conferred on an Australian citizen by the National Australia Day Council, a not-for-profit Australian Governmentowned social enterprise.

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Australian peers and baronets

Peers of the Realm have been associated with Australia since early in its history as a British settlement.

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Australian royal symbols

A number of royal symbols exist in Australia, reflecting the country's status as a constitutional monarchy.

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Australian Watercolour Institute

The Australian Watercolour Institute (AWI) is a non-profit membership organization devoted to the advancement of watercolour painting in Australia.

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Battle of Long Tan

The Battle of Long Tan (18 August 1966) took place in a rubber plantation near Long Tân, in Phước Tuy Province, South Vietnam during the Vietnam War.

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Ben Newton (wheelchair rugby)

Ben Newton, (born 14 February 1988) is a wheelchair rugby player.

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Ben Roberts-Smith

Benjamin "Ben" Roberts-Smith, (born 1 November 1978) is an Australian businessman, former Australian Army soldier, and a recipient of the Victoria Cross for Australia (VC), the highest award in the Australian honours system.

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Bravery Medal (Australia)

The Bravery Medal (BM) is a bravery decoration awarded to Australians.

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Brenden Hall

Brenden Hall (born 27 May 1993) is an Australian Paralympic amputee swimmer who won two gold medals at the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London.

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Cameron Carr (wheelchair rugby)

Cameron Carr, is an Australian Paralympic wheelchair rugby player.

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Carol Cooke

Carol Lynn Cooke, (born 6 August 1961) is a Canadian-born Australian cyclist, swimmer and rower.

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Chennupati Jagadish

Chennupati Jagadish, an Indian-Australian physicist and academic, is a Distinguished Professor of Physics at the Australian National University Research School of Physics and Engineering.

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Chris Bond (wheelchair rugby)

Chris Bond, (born 28 May 1986) is an Australian wheelchair rugby player.

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Clare Stevenson

Clare Grant Stevenson, AM, MBE (18 July 1903 – 22 October 1988) was the inaugural Director of the Women's Auxiliary Australian Air Force (WAAAF), from May 1941 to March 1946.

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Cody Meakin

Cody Meakin, (born 27 December 1989) is a wheelchair rugby player.

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Commendation for Brave Conduct

The Commendation for Brave Conduct is a bravery decoration awarded to Australians.

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Commendation for Distinguished Service

The Commendation for Distinguished Service is a military decoration awarded to personnel of the Australian Defence Force, it is awarded for the distinguished performance of duties in warlike operations.

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Commendation for Gallantry

The Commendation for Gallantry is a military decoration awarded to personnel of the Australian Defence Force, it recognises acts of gallantry in action considered worthy of recognition.

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Commonwealth of Australia Gazette

The Commonwealth of Australia Gazette is a printed publication of the Commonwealth Government of Australia, and serves as the official medium by which decisions of the Executive arm of Government, as distinct from Legislature and Judiciary, are promulgated.

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Conspicuous Service Cross (Australia)

The Conspicuous Service Cross (CSC) is a decoration (medal) of the Australian honours system.

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Conspicuous Service Medal

The Conspicuous Service Medal (CSM) is a military decoration awarded to personnel of the Australian Defence Force, and officers and instructors of the Australian Defence Force Cadets.

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Cross of Valour (Australia)

The Cross of Valour was established in 1975 as the highest Australian Bravery Award.

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Crown Honours Lists

Crown Honours Lists are lists of honours being conferred upon citizens of the Commonwealth.

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Daniel Fitzgibbon

Daniel Fitzgibbon, (born 15 June 1976) is an Australian Paralympic sailor, who won a silver medal at the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing.

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Daniel Keighran

Daniel Alan Keighran, (born 18 June 1983) is an Australian soldier and a recipient of the Victoria Cross for Australia, the highest award in the Australian honours system.

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David Gould (basketball)

David Ian Gould, (born 19 April 1965) is an Australian wheelchair basketball player and coach.

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David Martin (governor)

Rear Admiral Sir David James Martin, (15 April 1933 – 10 August 1990) was a senior officer of the Royal Australian Navy and later Governor of New South Wales.

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David Nicholas

David Nicholas, (born 1 December 1991) is an Australian cyclist.

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Defence Force Service Medal

The Defence Force Service Medal (DFSM) is an Australian Military award given for long service by permanent members of the Australian Defence Force.

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Defence Long Service Medal

The Defence Long Service Medal is an Australian Military award given for long service by permanent and reserve members of the Australian Defence Force, irrespective of rank.

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Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (Australia)

The Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (PM&C) is an Australian Government public service central department of state with broad ranging responsibilities, primary of which is for intergovernmental and whole of government policy coordination and assisting the Prime Minister of Australia in managing the Cabinet of Australia.

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Dick Persson

Richard Mark ("Dick") Persson (born 1950) is a New South Wales and Queensland public servant and local government administrator.

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Distinguished Service Cross (Australia)

The Distinguished Service Cross (DSC) is a military decoration awarded to personnel of the Australian Defence Force.

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Distinguished Service Medal (Australia)

The Distinguished Service Medal (DSM) is a military decoration awarded to personnel of the Australian Defence Force for distinguished leadership in warlike operations.

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Douglas Vincent (Australian Army officer)

Major General Douglas (Tim) Vincent, (10 March 1916 – 8 October 1995) was a senior officer in the Australian Army, seeing active service during the Second World War and the Vietnam War.

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Elizabeth Finkel

Elizabeth "Lizzy" Finkel AM is an Australian science journalist best known for her books Stem Cells: Controversy at the Frontiers of Science and The Genome Generation.

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Ellie Cole

Ellie Victoria Cole, (born 12 December 1991) is an Australian Paralympic swimmer and wheelchair basketball player.

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Felicity Johnson

Felicity Jane Johnson (born 30 May 1971) is an Australian Paralympic tandem cyclist, who won a silver medal at the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing and a gold medal at the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London.

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Fount of honour

The fount of honour (fons honorum) refers to a person, who, by virtue of his or her official position, has the exclusive right of conferring legitimate titles of nobility and orders of chivalry on other persons.

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Garry Payne

Garry John Alfred Payne is a former New South Wales public servant and local government administrator.

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Gil Langley

Gilbert Roche Andrews "Gil" Langley (14 September 1919 – 14 May 2001) was an Australian Test cricketer, champion Australian rules footballer and member of parliament, serving as Speaker of the South Australian House of Assembly from 1977 to 1979 for the Don Dunstan Labor government.

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Gillian Rolton

Gillian Rolton, (3 May 1956 – 18 November 2017) was an Australian Olympic equestrian champion.

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Governor of New South Wales

The Governor of New South Wales is the viceregal representative of the Australian monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, in the state of New South Wales.

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Group Bravery Citation

The Group Bravery Citation is a bravery decoration awarded to Australians.

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Hans Freeman

Hans Charles Freeman AM, FAA (26 May 1929 – 9 November 2008) was a German-born Australian bioinorganic chemist, protein crystallographer, and Professor of Inorganic Chemistry who spent most of his academic career at the University of Sydney.

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Harold David Anderson

Harold David Anderson (born. 6 September 1923) was an Australian public servant and diplomat.

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Harry Smith (Australian soldier)

Lieutenant Colonel Harry Arthur Smith SG, MC (born 25 July 1933) is a former senior officer in the Australian Army, seeing service during the Malayan Emergency and the Vietnam War.

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History of the Jews in Australia

The history of the Jews in Australia traces the history of Australian Jews from the British settlement of Australia commencing in 1788.

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Humanitarian Overseas Service Medal

The Humanitarian Overseas Service Medal is an award in the Australian honours system.

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Iraq Medal (Australia)

The Iraq Medal was instituted by Queen Elizabeth II on the advice of the Australian Prime Minister John Howard in 2004.

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It's an Honour

The It's an Honour website is the Australian Government database of honours and awards.

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Janet Thomas

Janet (Jan) Thomas is an Australian mathematician and educator.

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Jason Lees

Jason Lees, is a wheelchair rugby player from Victoria and was a member of the Australian Steelers that won the gold medals at the 2012 London and 2016 Rio Paralympics.

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Joann Formosa

Joann Formosa, (born 19 February 1961) is an Australian Para-equestrian, who won a gold medal at the 2012 London Paralympics.

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John Hinde (broadcaster)

John Hamilton Hinde AM (26 October 1911 – 4 July 2006) was an Australian broadcaster and film reviewer.

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Joseph Stanislaus Ostoja-Kotkowski

Joseph Stanislaus Ostoja-Kotkowski AM (also known as J.S Ostoja-Kotkowski, Ostoja and Stan Ostoja-Kotkowski; 28 December 19222 April 1994) was best known for his ground-breaking work in chromasonics, laser kinetics and 'sound and image' productions.

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Josh Hose

Joshua Anthony "Josh" Hose, (born 1 December 1986) is a wheelchair rugby player.

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Karl Kruszelnicki

Karl Kruszelnicki (born 20 March 1948), often referred to as "Dr Karl", is a well-known Australian science communicator and populariser, who is known as an author and science commentator on Australian radio and television.

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Katherine Downie

Katherine Rose Downie (born 12 January 1996) is an Australian Paralympian.

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Kelly Cartwright

Kelly Cartwright, (born 22 April 1989) is an Australian athlete.

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Ken Catchpole

Kenneth William Catchpole (21 June 1939 – 21 December 2017) was an Australian rugby union footballer.

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Kevin Rozzoli

Kevin Richard Rozzoli AM (born. 13 September 1939) is a former New South Wales politician, lawyer and watchmaker and jeweller.

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Kevin Stewart (Australian politician)

Kevin James Stewart (20 September 1928 – 22 August 2006), a former Australian politician, was a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly representing Canterbury between 1962 and 1985 for the Australian Labor Party.

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Kieran Modra

Kieran John Modra (born 27 March 1972) is a visually impaired Australian Paralympic swimmer and tandem cyclist.

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Kieren Perkins

Kieren John Perkins, OAM (born 14 August 1973) is an Australian former competition swimmer, four-time Olympic medalist and former world record-holder in three events.

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Liesl Tesch

Liesl Dorothy Tesch AM (born 17 May 1969) is an Australian wheelchair basketball player, sailor and politician.

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List of Australian George Cross recipients

The George Cross (GC) is the highest civil decoration for heroism in the United Kingdom, a status it also holds, or has held, in several countries comprising the Commonwealth of Nations.

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List of Australian Victoria Cross recipients

The Victoria Cross (VC) is a military decoration awarded for valour "in the presence of the enemy" to members of the Australia Armed Forces.

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List of Knights and Dames of the Order of Australia

This is a list of knights and dames of the Order of Australia.

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List of recipients of the Distinguished Service Cross (Australia)

This is a list of recipients of the Distinguished Service Cross military decoration awarded to personnel of the Australian Defence Force.

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Living Australian knights and dames

The following is a list of living Australians who have been appointed Knights or Dames.

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Lorna Fejo

Lorna "Nanna Nungala" Fejo is the Warumungu woman named by the Australian Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, in his historic Apology to the Stolen Generations, on 13 February 2008.

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Maddison Elliott

Maddison Gae Elliott, (born 3 November 1998) is an Australian swimmer.

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Malcolm McCusker

Malcolm James McCusker (born 6 August 1938) is an Australian barrister and philanthropist who was the 31st Governor of Western Australia, serving from July 2011 to June 2014.

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Mark Donaldson

Mark Gregor Strang Donaldson, (born 2 April 1979) is an Australian soldier and a recipient of the Victoria Cross for Australia, the highest award in the Australian honours system.

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Matthew Haanappel

Matthew Anthony "Matt" Haanappel, (born 21 May 1994) is an Australian Paralympic swimmer.

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Matthew Locke (soldier)

Matthew Raymond Locke MG (16 March 1974 – 25 October 2007) is a recipient of the Medal for Gallantry, awarded for bravery, the third highest award in the Australian honours system.

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Maureen Brunt

Maureen Brunt is an Australian economist and academic who specialises in the field of competition law.

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Medal for Gallantry

The Medal for Gallantry (MG) is a military decoration awarded to personnel of the Australian Defence Force.

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Mentioned in dispatches

A member of the armed forces mentioned in dispatches (or despatches, MiD) is one whose name appears in an official report written by a superior officer and sent to the high command, in which his or her gallant or meritorious action in the face of the enemy is described.

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Michael Anderson (swimmer)

Michael Anderson, (born 12 July 1987) is an Australian Paralympic swimmer who has won gold, silver and bronze medals at the three Paralympics from 2008 to 2016.

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Michael Auprince

Michael Auprince, (born 21 February 1993) is an Australian swimmer and wheelchair basketball player.

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Mike Hindmarsh

Major General Michael Simon "Mike" Hindmarsh (born 1956) is a retired senior officer of the Australian Army who currently occupies a senior position within the Army of the United Arab Emirates.

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Monarchy of Australia

The monarchy of Australia is a form of government in which a hereditary king or queen serves as the nation's sovereign.

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Monash University shooting

The Monash University shooting was a shooting in which a 36 year old International student killed students William Wu and Steven Chan, both 26, and injured five others including the lecturer.

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Naguib Kanawati

Naguib Kanawati (born 1941) is an Egyptian Australian Egyptologist and Professor of Egyptology at Macquarie University in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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National Emergency Medal (Australia)

The National Emergency Medal is an award of the Australian honours system given for sustained service during a nationally significant emergency.

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National Medal (Australia)

The National Medal is an Australian award given for long service by operational members of specified eligible organisations.

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National Police Service Medal

The National Police Service Medal (NPSM) is a special service award within the Australian honours system to provide "recognition for the unique contribution and significant commitment of those persons who have given ethical and diligent service as a sworn member of an Australian police service".

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Nazim Erdem

Nazim Erdem, (born 1 August 1970) is an Australian wheelchair rugby Paralympic gold and silver medalist.

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New Year Honours

The New Year Honours is a part of the British honours system, with New Year's Day, 1 January, being marked by naming new members of orders of chivalry and recipients of other official honours.

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Newington College

Newington College is an independent, Uniting Church, day and boarding school for boys located in Stanmore, an inner-western suburb of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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Nick Garratt

Nick Garratt AM is an Australian rowing coach.

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Nicole Kidman

Nicole Mary Kidman, (born 20 June 1967) is an Australian actress and producer.

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Nursing Service Cross

The Nursing Service Cross (Post-nominal letters NSC) was a decoration (medal) of the Australian Honours System.

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Official Secretary to the Governor of New South Wales

The Official Secretary to the Governor of New South Wales and his staff, as part of the Office of the Governor, provide governors with the necessary support to enable them to carry out their constitutional, statutory, ceremonial and public duties.

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Official Secretary to the Governor-General of Australia

The Official Secretary to the Governor-General of Australia and his staff provide governors-general with the necessary support to enable them to carry out their constitutional, statutory, ceremonial, and public duties.

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Order of Australia

The Order of Australia is an order of chivalry established on 14 February 1975 by Elizabeth II, Queen of Australia, to recognise Australian citizens and other persons for achievement or meritorious service.

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Order of Wearing of honours awarded prior to 6 October 1992

This article shows the Order of Wearing of honours within the Australian Honours System if awarded prior to 6 October 1992.

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Orders and decorations of the Commonwealth realms

This article concerns the orders and decorations of the Commonwealth realms awarded by the sovereign in right of each nation.

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Orders, decorations, and medals of Hong Kong

The existing Hong Kong honours system was created after transfer of government of Hong Kong to the People's Republic of China as a special administrative region in 1997.

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Orders, decorations, and medals of the United Kingdom

The British honours system is a means of rewarding individuals' personal bravery, achievement, or service to the United Kingdom and the British Overseas Territories.

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Pat Hills

Patrick Darcy 'Pat' Hills (31 December 1917 – 22 April 1992) was a New South Wales politician.

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Patrick Corrigan (businessman)

Patrick Corrigan, AM (born 9 September 1932), is an Australian businessman, art collector, jazz enthusiast and philanthropist.

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Paul Keating

Paul John Keating (born 18 January 1944) is a former Australian politician who served as the 24th Prime Minister of Australia, in office from 1991 to 1996 as leader of the Labor Party.

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Percy Smith (Australian priest)

Percy McDonald Smith MBE (1903-1982) was the first Priest-in-Charge of Alice Springs for the Anglican Church.

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Peter Sculthorpe

Peter Joshua Sculthorpe AO OBE (29 April 1929 – 8 August 2014) was an Australian composer.

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Police Overseas Service Medal (Australia)

The Police Overseas Service Medal is an award in the Australian honours system.

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Prime Minister of Australia

The Prime Minister of Australia (sometimes informally abbreviated to PM) is the head of government of Australia.

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Prue Watt

Prue Watt, (born 1 January 1987, in Newcastle, New South Wales) is a Paralympic swimming gold medalist from Australia.

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Public holidays in Australia

Public holidays in Australia are declared on a state and territory basis.

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Queen's Official Birthday

The Queen's Official Birthday, or the King's Official Birthday, is the selected day in some Commonwealth realms on which the birthday of the monarch (currently Elizabeth II) is officially celebrated in those countries.

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Queensland Honours

The state of Queensland has created several independent honours to that of the Australian Honours System.

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Reserve Force Decoration

The Reserve Force Decoration (postnominal RFD) is an Australian Military award given for long service by officers of the Reserve Forces.

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Reserve Force Medal

The Reserve Force Medal (RFM) is an Australian Military award given for long service by non-commissioned members of the Reserve Forces.

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Rhonda Burchmore

Rhonda Suzanne Burchmore OAM (born 15 May 1960) is an Australian entertainer.

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Robert Walls (admiral)

Vice Admiral Robert Andrew Kevin Walls, AO (born 15 March 1941) is a retired senior officer of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN).

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Ross Stanford

Ross Milton Stanford (25 September 1917 – 11 July 2006) was a South Australian first class cricketer who served in the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) as a pilot during the Second World War, flying Avro Lancaster heavy bombers over Europe.

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Ryley Batt

Ryley Batt, (born 22 May 1989) is an Australian wheelchair rugby player.

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Scott McPhee

Scott Matthew McPhee, (born 2 January 1992) is an Australian cyclist, who piloted Kieran Modra in tandem cycling.

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Simone Wilkie

Major General Simone Louise Wilkie, (née Burt, born 1964) is an Australian Army officer who was the Australian Deputy National Commander in the War in Afghanistan in 2011 and 2012.

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Simone Young

Simone Margaret Young AM (born 2 March 1961) is an Australian conductor.

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Special Air Service Regiment

The Special Air Service Regiment, officially abbreviated SASR though commonly known as the SAS, is a special forces unit of the Australian Army.

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Star of Courage (Australia)

The Star of Courage (SC) is a bravery decoration awarded to Australians.

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Star of Gallantry

The Star of Gallantry (SG) is a military decoration awarded to personnel of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and other persons recognised by the Minister for Defence.

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Stephanie Morton

Stephanie Morton, (born 28 November 1990) is an Australian track cyclist.

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Stuart Devlin

Stuart Leslie Devlin (9 October 1931 – 12 April 2018) was an Australian artist and metalworker who specialised in gold and silver.

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Susan Powell (cyclist)

Susan Powell, (born 30 May 1967) is an Australian cyclist.

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Table of precedence for the Commonwealth of Australia

The following is the Australian Table of Precedence.

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Todd Hodgetts

Todd Hodgetts, (born 23 March 1988) is an Australian athlete on the autism spectrum who won a gold medal at the 2012 London Paralympics and a bronze medal at the 2016 Rio Paralympics.

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Tony Taylor (GC)

George Anthony Morgan Taylor GC (30 October 1917 – 19 August 1972), known as Tony Taylor, was an Australian vulcanologist awarded the George Cross in 1952 for "conspicuous courage in the face of great danger" during the eruption of Mount Lamington in Papua from January to March 1951.

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Turnbull Government

The Turnbull Government is the federal executive government of Australia, led by the 29th Prime Minister of Australia, Malcolm Turnbull.

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Victoria Cross for Australia

The Victoria Cross for Australia is the highest award in the Australian Honours System, superseding the Victoria Cross for issue to Australians.

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Victoria Police

Victoria Police is the primary law enforcement agency of Victoria, Australia.

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Virginia Chadwick

Virginia Anne Chadwick AO (19 December 194417 September 2009) was a Liberal Member of the New South Wales Legislative Council from 1978 to 1999.

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Western Australia Police

The Western Australia Police Force, colloquially WAPOL, provides police services throughout the state of Western Australia, an area of 2.5 million square kilometres, the world's largest non-federated area of jurisdiction, with a population of only 2.4 million, of which 1.94 million reside in the Perth Metropolitan Region.

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Western Australia Police Commissioner's Medal for Excellence

The Western Australia Police Commissioner's Medal for Excellence was established to recognise Western Australia Police personnel who have consistently contributed to the achievement of the goals and objectives of the Western Australia Police.

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Western Australia Police Medal

The Western Australia Police Medal was established to recognise Western Australia Police personnel who have completed sustained diligent and ethical service to the Western Australia Police.

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Western Australia Police Star

The Western Australia Police Star was established to recognise Western Australia Police personnel who are killed or seriously injured whilst carrying out their primary functions on or off duty.

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1959 New Year Honours

The New Year Honours 1959 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.

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1974 Birthday Honours

The Queen's Birthday Honours 1974 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.

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1974 New Year Honours

The New Year Honours 1974 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.

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1975 Birthday Honours

The Queen's Birthday Honours 1975 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.

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1975 New Year Honours

The New Year Honours 1975 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.

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1975 Queen's Birthday Honours (Australia)

The Queen's Birthday Honours 1975 for Australia were appointments to recognise and reward good works by citizens of Australia and other nations that contribute to Australia.

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1976 Birthday Honours

The Queen's Birthday Honours 1976 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.

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1976 Queen's Birthday Honours (Australia)

The Queen's Birthday Honours 1976 for Australia were appointments to recognise and reward good works by citizens of Australia and other nations that contribute to Australia.

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1977 Silver Jubilee and Queen's Birthday Honours (Australia)

The 1977 Silver Jubilee and Birthday Honours for Australia were appointments to recognise and reward good works by citizens of Australia and other nations that contribute to Australia to celebrate Her Majesty's Silver Jubilee and birthday.

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1978 Queen's Birthday Honours (Australia)

The 1978 Queen's Birthday Honours for Australia were appointments to recognise and reward good works by citizens of Australia and other nations that contribute to Australia.

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1979 Queen's Birthday Honours (Australia)

The 1979 Queen's Birthday Honours for Australia were appointments to recognise and reward good works by citizens of Australia and other nations that contribute to Australia.

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1980 Queen's Birthday Honours (Australia)

The 1980 Queen's Birthday Honours for Australia were appointments to recognise and reward good works by citizens of Australia and other nations that contribute to Australia.

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1983 Birthday Honours

Queen's Birthday Honours are announced on or around the date of the Queen's Official Birthday in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

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1988 Australia Day Honours

The Australia Day Honours 1988 are appointments to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by Australian citizens.

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2006 Australia Day Honours

The Australia Day Honours 2006 are appointments to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by Australian citizens.

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2007 Australia Day Honours

The Australia Day Honours 2007 are appointments to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by Australian citizens.

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2008 Australia Day Honours

The Australia Day Honours 2008 are appointments to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by Australian citizens.

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2008 Queen's Birthday Honours (Australia)

The Queen's Birthday Honours 2008 were appointments Australian honours system to recognise and reward good works by citizens of Australia and other nations that contribute to Australia.

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2009 Australia Day Honours

The Australia Day Honours 2009 are appointments to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by Australian citizens.

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2009 Queen's Birthday Honours (Australia)

The Queen's Birthday Honours 2009 were appointments Australian honours system to recognise and reward good works by citizens of Australia and other nations that contribute to Australia.

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2010 Australia Day Honours

The Australia Day Honours 2010 are appointments to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by Australian citizens.

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2011 Australia Day Honours

The Australia Day Honours 2011 are appointments to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by Australian citizens.

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2012 Australia Day Honours

The Australia Day Honours 2009 are appointments to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by Australian citizens.

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2013 Birthday Honours

The 2013 Birthday Honours were appointments by some of the 16 Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.

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2014 Birthday Honours

The 2014 Birthday Honours were appointments by some of the 16 Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.

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2018 Australia Day Honours

The Australia Day Honours 2018 are appointments to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by Australian citizens.

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2018 Birthday Honours

The 2018 Queen's Birthday Honours are appointments by some of the 16 Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.

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2018 New Year Honours

The 2018 New Year Honours are appointments by some of the 16 Commonwealth realms to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by citizens of those countries.

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80th Anniversary Armistice Remembrance Medal

The 80th Anniversary Armistice Remembrance Medal was a commemorative medal made to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Armistice marking the end of World War I. It is the first commemorative medal in the Australian Honours System.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australian_honours_system

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