Young Australians of the Year 2016

For our fifth year collaborating with the ABC on Australian of the Year we traveled the country, meeting and filming all of the incredible nominees in the lead-up to the awards.

Meet the 9 state finalists for Young Australian of the Year 2016.

Part of over 160 pieces of content we produced for the awards.

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