The Queen’s Birthday Honours List - 2020

The Queen’s Birthday Honours List - 2020

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Monday, 08 June 2020

THe Queen's Birthday Honours List 2020

The Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC has announced The Queen’s Birthday 2020 honours recipients. The honours system recognises the achievements of 933 exceptional Australians. The list is available via the Governor-General’s website.

Included in the Queen’s Birthday honours are 710 recipients in the General Division and 28 recipients in the Military Division, of the Order of Australia; and 128 meritorious awards. These honours recognise the diverse achievements and contributions made by Australians from all walks of life. They demonstrate the values that Australia as a nation holds dear – compassion, service, excellence, dedication, courage, kindness and equality.

The Order of Australia, is the pre-eminent way to recognise achievements and service of exceptional Australians. Nominations for the Order of Australia come directly from the community.  If you know someone worthy, nominate them now at: pmc.gov.au/nominate

To discover the spectrum of awards in the Australian honours system visit the A to Z of Australian Awards.