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Patrick Mills Patrick Mills i(11453910 works by) (a.k.a. Patty Mills)
Born: Established: 1988 Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, ;
Gender: Male
Heritage: Aboriginal ; Aboriginal Ynunga ; Torres Strait Islander ; Muralag
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BiographyHistory

Patrick Mills was born in Canberra. He is a three time Olympian and plays basketball for the San Antonio Sprus in the NBA Championships.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2017 winner National Dreamtime Awards International Sportsperson of the Year
2017 finalist National Dreamtime Awards Male Sportsperson of the Year
2017 recipient National NAIDOC Awards Person of the Year

for promotion of Indigenous rights.

Awards for Works

Patty Hits the Court : Game Day! Game Day! Championship Collection , 2017 single work children's fiction children's

'Sport-mad Patty Mills is a star on the footy field, an ace at athletics, a ripper at rugby.
So when he tries out for basketball, it should be a breeze . . .
Patty expects to be a great basketballer straight away, just like his uncle Danny. But he soon discovers there's whole lot more to the game than just shooting hoops.
He's got a lot to learn, on and off the court - and it's going to take plenty of practice.
Will he and his school team be good enough to get into the finals?' (Synopsis)

2018 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Best Book for Language Development – Indigenous Children
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