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Who has received an OAM?

Who has received an OAM?

Recipients

  • Margaret Culhane OAM was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in 2012.
  • Gwen Abikhair OAM was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in 2005.
  • Senior Sergeant Ken Rach OAM was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in 2005.
  • Glenn Sargeant OAM was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in 2004.

Who got Order of Australia?

General Division

Name Born Notability
Sharan Burrow 1954 Industrial relations and human rights
Eva Burrows 1929 13th General (world leader) of the Salvation Army
Geoffrey Burnstock 1929 Neurobiologist
Sir Francis Burt 1918 Queen’s Counsel; Chief Justice of Western Australia 1977–88; Governor of Western Australia 1990–93

Who presented the Australia Day awards?

Presenting the award is His Excellency the Honourable Peter G Underwood AC Governor of Tasmania.

Who is the recipient of Australia’s highest award the Order of Australia?

The Order of Australia is an honour that recognises Australian citizens and other persons for achievement or meritorious service. It was established on 14 February 1975 by Elizabeth II, Queen of Australia, on the recommendation of the Australian Government….

Order of Australia
Chancellor David Hurley

What is the difference between an OAM and an AM?

Individuals are appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for service in a particular locality or field of activity or to a particular group. The Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) is awarded for service worthy of particular recognition.

Who was awarded an Order of Australia 2020?

Officer of the Order of Australia (AO)

  • Ilana Rachel Atlas – For distinguished service to the financial and manufacturing sectors, to education, and to the arts.
  • The Hon.
  • Professor Larissa Behrendt – For distinguished service to Indigenous education and research, to the law, and to the visual and performing arts.

What is higher OAM or am?

In the Australian honours system appointments to the Order of Australia confer the highest recognition for outstanding achievement and service. Officer of the Order (AO) Member of the Order (AM) Medal of the Order (OAM)

What is a OAM award?

The Order of Australia recognises Australians who have demonstrated outstanding service or exceptional achievement. The Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) is awarded for service worthy of particular recognition.

Is OAM higher than AM?