Australians share in Queen’s honours

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THE QUEEN’S BIRTHDAY 2021 HONOURS LIST

* 1190 Australians on the list

* 947 in the general division

* Companion of the Order (AC): five

* Officer of the Order (AO): 50

* Member of the Order (AM): 252

* Medal of the Order (OAM): 640

* Military Division: 33

* Meritorious Awards: 139

* There are 416 women on the general awards list (44 per cent, a record proportion)

* The youngest recipient is 29 years old and the oldest is 100

HIGH-PROFILE RECIPIENTS

* Frances Adamson (AC) – former ambassador, head of DFAT

* Archbishop Phillip Aspinall (AC) – former Primate of Anglican Church of Australia

* Barbara Baker (AC) – Tasmania’s governor-designate, judge and barrister

* Professor Kurt Lambeck (AC) – geophysics researcher

* David McAllister (AC) – director of the Australian Ballet

* Chris Hemsworth (AM) – actor

* Michael Long (OAM) – AFL great

* Neale Daniher (AO) – former AFL player and coach, and campaigner to fight motor neurone disease

* Ricky Stuart (AM) – rugby league great, coach

* Glenn Lazarus (OAM) – rugby league legend, senator

* Peta Credlin (AO) – prime ministerial adviser, broadcaster

* Kerry Chikarovski (AM) – former NSW opposition leader

* Rob Hulls (AM) – former Victorian deputy premier

* Rob Gordon (OAM) – disaster recovery psychologist

* Christine Nixon (AO) – former Victorian police commissioner

* Jonathan Biggins (OAM) – actor

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