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Maggie Tabberer Maggie Tabberer, AM, fashion designer and TV presenter Maggie Tabberer AM has worn many titles in her life — presenter, editor, writer, fashion designer and model. Baz Luhrmann Baz Luhrmann, film director One of our most flamboyant and innovative film-makers, Mark Anthony “Baz” Luhrmann was born in 1962 in Sydney and spent much of his youth in the rural NSW hamlet of Herron’s Creek, where his dad ran ... Professor Ronald McCallum, AO, legal academic and disability ... Professor Ronald McCallum is the first totally blind person to have been appointed to a full professorship in any field at any university in Australia or New Zealand, achieving this in 1993 as ... Elle Macpherson Elle Macpherson, entrepreneur and model Celebrating 40 years as a model and businesswoman this year, Eleanor Nancy Gow aka Elle Macpherson aka The Body first appeared on our small screens in 1982 in an ad for diet drink TAB. Professor Barry Marshall Professor Barry Marshall, AC, medical researcher and Nobel ... It took drastic measures for Australian physician and Nobel Prize laureate Professor Barry Marshall to prove that most peptic ulcers are caused by the bacterium Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) - he ... Ray Martin Ray Martin, journalist and presenter Television veteran Ray Martin was born in Richmond, near Sydney, in 1944. After an itinerant childhood, he finally settled as a teenager in Launceston, Tasmania. He won a scholarship to Sydney ... Professor Patrick Dennistoun McGorry Professor Patrick Dennistoun McGorry, AO, mental health ... A leading researcher, psychiatrist and advocate for the youth mental health reform agenda, Professor Patrick McGorry is the executive director of Orygen Youth Health (OYH) which targets the needs of ... Simon McKeon Simon McKeon, businessman and philanthropist Named Australian of the Year 2011, Simon McKeon, born in 1955, is a renowned investment banker and record-breaking yachtsman. However, it is his patronage of many Australian and international ... Ian “Molly” Meldrum Ian "Molly" Meldrum, AM, music impresario When music aficionado Molly Meldrum took a life-threatening fall at his Melbourne home in December, newscasters and entertainment reporters were already hailing him as a National Treasure — and a ... Professor Harry Messel, AO, CBE, physicist and educator Life-long learner, scientist and Emeritus Professor Harry Messel has always had the will to inspire young minds. Kylie Minogue Kylie Minogue, OBE, entertainer and breast cancer activist Singer, songwriter and showgirl Kylie Minogue, born in Melbourne in 1968, is Australia’s biggest selling recording artist of all time. Di Morrissey Di Morrissey, author Celebrating 20 years as one of Australia’s most successful writers last year, Di Morrissey, born in Wingham in 1948, was a journalist at Australian Consolidated Press before moving to London to work ... Professor Glenn Murcutt Professor Glenn Murcutt, AO, architect Professor Glenn Murcutt is Australia’s most internationally renowned architect, which is made even the more remarkable considering his work based on sustainable, highly economical and multi-functional ... Dame Elisabeth Murdoch, AC, DBE, philanthropist Celebrating her 103rd birthday this year, Dame Elisabeth Murdoch was born in February 1909 and has become one of Australia’s best-known philanthropists. Lachlan Murdoch Lachlan Murdoch, media mogul Lachlan Murdoch was born in London in 1971 and is the eldest son of media mogul Rupert Murdoch and his wife Anna (nee Torv). He was educated at the exclusive Aspen Country Day School in Colorado and ... Gary "Angry" Anderson, OA, rocker and activist Best known as the lead singer of rock band Rose Tattoo, Angry Anderson, born in August 1948, is also an actor, television presenter and conservative political activist. David Murray David Murray AO, banker and businessman David Mr Murray spent 39 years at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), holding the role of Chief Executive Officer for 13 years from 1992 until his retirement in 2005. Robyn Nevin (right) Robyn Nevin, AM, actress and director Three-time winner of the Sydney Critics’ Circle Award for her services to theatre, actress and director Robyn Nevin was born in 1942 in Melbourne. Albert ”Bert” Newton Albert ”Bert” Newton, AM, MBE, entertainer The multi-talents of entertainer Bert Newton have been on show to Australian audiences for 60 years. Olivia Newton John Olivia Newton John, OBE, entertainer and breast cancer ... Born in Cambridge, England, in 1948, Olivia Newton-John moved to Melbourne, Australia, with her family when she was five. John Olsen John Olsen, AO, OBE, artist John Olsen was born in Newcastle in 1928. Starting as a freelance cartoonist, he is now one of Australia's most heralded artists. Among his achievements, Olsen won the Archibald prize in 2005 for his ... Tim Olsen Tim Olsen, art philanthropist and entrepreneur Tim Olsen was born in May 1962, into a life of modern and contemporary art as son of celebrated artist Dr John Olsen, AO, O.B.E.

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