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Issue Details: First known date: 2010... 2010 Catherine Freeman
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  • Epigraph:
    I want to be a positive role model, especially for kids and Aboriginal people...When people see me, often all they see is another Australian athlete having a go. It isn't until they see the full Cathy Freeman picture that they realise how proud I am of my ancestry and heritage. I'd like a little more tolerance and acceptance of my culture and all the differing cultures that make up Australia.
    - Cathy Freeman, Australian of the Year, 1998
  • Australian of the Year 1998

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    y separately published work icon Australians of the Year : Celebrating 50 Years of Remarkable Achievement Wendy Lewis (editor), Sydney : Murdoch Books , 2010 Z1748805 2010 anthology biography 'This book celebrates this milestone 50th anniversary by taking a close up look at the lives of each recipient and revealing talented and admirable role models Australia can be proud of. Among a fascinating collection of scientists, sportspeople, entertainers, doctors, leaders, soldiers and environmentalists you will meet opera diva Dame Joan Sutherland, war hero Sir Ernest Edward Weary' Dunlop and outstanding athlete Catherine Freeman.' Source: Libraries Australia. (Sighted 09/12/2010). Sydney : Murdoch Books , 2010 pg. 236-241
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