Vicki Jellie

For our sixth 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.

Here is the story of our 2017 Australia’s Local Hero, Vicki Jellie. Following the loss of her husband to cancer, Vicki established Peter’s Project to raise funds to bring essential cancer services to South West Victoria.

Find out more about Vicki and her story here.