Our 2021 Australian Knight

“Women in our own backyard are going without basic toiletries, we believe this is unacceptable.” This year The Knight honours Emma Sullings, founder of the Happy Boxes Project as our 2021 Australian Knight. Emma spent five years working, living, and learning in remote communities in the Northern Territory as a teacher, youth mentor, family educator
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Our 2020 Australian Knight

This year, The Knight honours Sally Beard and the not-for-profit Backpacks 4 VIC Kids, of which Sally is the founder, as our 2020 Australian Knight. In Australia, nearly 48,000 children are in foster care or emergency accommodation on any given night, with 11,500 new placements occurring each year. Often vulnerable children are placed quickly, without much
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Our 2019 Australian Knight

Every Australia Day, staff at The Knight recognise a worthy recipient(s), for our ‘Australian Knight’ award, who has demonstrated qualities that personify those of a Knight.  This year, we wish to acknowledge Mat Bowtell as our Australian of the Year, our Australian Knight. Click here to view our 2019 Australia Day Card The Knight is donating
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Our 2018 Australian Knight

Every Australia Day, staff at The Knight recognise a worthy recipient(s), for our ‘Australian Knight’ award, who has demonstrated qualities that personify those of a Knight.  This year, we wish to acknowledge Professor Fiona Wood, AM as our Australian of the Year, our Australian Knight.  Click here to view our 2018 Australia Day Card The Knight
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Our 2017 Australian Knight

Every Australia Day, staff at The Knight recognise a worthy recipient(s), for our ‘Australian Knight’ award, who has demonstrated qualities that personify those of a Knight.  This year, we wish to acknowledge Neale Daniher, as our Australian of the Year, our Australian Knight.  Click here to view our 2017 Australia Day Card The Knight donated $10,000
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Our 2016 Australian Knight

Every Australia Day, staff at The Knight recognise a worthy recipient(s), for our ‘Australian Knight’ award, who has demonstrated qualities that personify those of a Knight.  This year, we wish to acknowledge Les Twentyman, as our Australian of the Year, our Australian Knight.  Click here to view our 2016 Australia Day Card The Knight donated $10,000
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Our 2015 Australian Knight

Every Australia Day, staff at The Knight recognise a worthy recipient(s), for our ‘Australian Knight’ award, who has demonstrated qualities that personify those of a Knight.  This year, we wish to acknowledge Rosie Batty as a courageous Australian mother; our Australian of the Year, our Australian Knight.  Click here to view our 2015 Australia Day Card
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Our 2013 Australian Knight

Every Australia Day, staff at The Knight recognise a worthy recipient(s), for our ‘Australian Knight’ award, who has demonstrated qualities that personify those of a Knight.  This year, we wish to acknowledge the Foundation for Australia’s Most Endangered Species (FAME) as our Australian of the Year, our Australian Knight.  Click here to view our 2013 Australia
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Our 2012 Australian Knight

Every Australia Day, staff at The Knight recognise a worthy recipient(s), for our ‘Australian Knight’ award, who has demonstrated qualities that personify those of a Knight.  This year, we wish to acknowledge Jim Stynes as our Australian of the Year, our Australian Knight.  Click here to view our 2012 Australia Day Card The Knight donated $10,000
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