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Australia Day Awards 2023 for association leaders

The 2023 Australia Day Honours are appointments to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by Australian citizens. The list was announced on 26 January 2023 by the Governor General of Australia, David Hurley.

The Australia Day Honours are the first of the two major annual honours lists, the first announced to coincide with Australia Day (26 January), with the other being the King's Birthday Honours, which are announced on the second Monday in June.


Member of the Order of Australia (AM)

Ms Rosemary Gai Derwin – For significant service to youth through Girl Guides, and to the community.

Mr David Charles Templeman – For significant service to community health administration and governance.

Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM)

Professor Chyrisse Heine – For service to speech pathology.

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