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  • Medal Finalists
  • Young Medal Finalists
  • Tony Fitzgerald Memorial Community Individual Award Finalists
  • Law Award Finalists logos - National Justice Project, Safe as Houses, Human Rights Law Centre
  • Community Award Finalists logos -  Seniors Rights Service, Australian Marriage Equality.org, Youngcare, Colony47, Care Leavers Australiasia Network

HUMAN RIGHTS AWARDS

The Human Rights Awards is the pinnacle of human rights recognition in Australia. Each year we are proud to recognise the outstanding contribution of individuals and organisations in promoting and protecting human rights and freedoms.

Previous winners of the Human Rights Medal include Johnathan Thurston, Pat Anderson, Peter Greste, Ian Thorpe, the Rt Hon. Malcom Fraser, Ron Merkel QC, Sister Clare Condon, Dorothy Hoddinott and Elizabeth Evatt.

The 2018 Human Rights Awards ceremony is on Friday 14 December 2018. Tickets on sale now!

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HRA Young Medal Finalists

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Composite of photos of the Community Individual Award Finalists

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Contact us

If you have any queries you can also contact the Human Rights Awards team.

Phone: 02 9284 9779
Email: hrawards@humanrights.gov.au