Your Say: Who should be Australian of the Year for 2018?
It’s the time of year where we start to reflect.
One of the most famous of these reflections — Time Magazine’s Person of the Year — will be revealed this week (as Bob Tarlau reports in the audio below).
It prompted Ross and John to consider who might be named the Australian of the Year for 2018, and 3AW listeners had plenty of suggestions.
The nominations covered the sublime and the ridiculous!
- Richard Harris, part of the Thai cave rescue mission (pictured above)
- Pellegrini’s co-owner Sisto Malaspina
- Witness X
- Neale Daniher
- Mark Knight
- Mick Miller
- Dr Ian Davis
- Samuel Johnson
- Chrissie Foster
- Trolley Man
- Dom Sheed / umpire Dean Margetts
- Daniel Andrews
- The QCs at the Banking Royal Commission
- Knickers the giant steer
- John Elliott
- Anthony Mundine
- Russell Coight
- Frank Walker
Click PLAY below for the full discussion
Photo: Sean Davey / AAP