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Central Australian takes NT Senior Australian of the Year Award for 2011

Nov 12, 2010 | 1 Comment

Central Australian takes NT Senior Australian of the Year Award for 2011

This morning the announcements were made for the Northern Territory Australian of the year Awards. Wallce Rockhole elder and stockman, Barry Abbott, has been honoured as Senior Territorian of the Year for 2011. From the Australian of the Year Awards website: Barry Abbott is an Arrente stockman who has had remarkable success rehabilitating young male trouble makers and substance abusers of the outback. Barry established the Ilpurla Aboriginal Association a treatment outstation in a remote south-w...Read more