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Australian Honours Lists

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The best way to search for someone who has received an award is through the itsanhonour.gov.au database.

You can search by:

  • name
  • announcement (which year the award was announced)
  • medal/award type; and
  • advanced searches with combinations of the above.

Recent lists

King's Birthday 2024 Honours list

  • 493 recipients in the General Division of the Order of Australia (6 AC, 15 AO, 131 AM and 341 OAM)
  • 25 recipients of awards in the Military Division of the Order of Australia (3 AO, 7 AM and 15 OAM) 
  • 162 Meritorious awards 
  • 57 Conspicuous awards 

March 2024 Australian Bravery Decorations List

  • Eight recipients of the Bravery Medal
  • 38 recipients of the Commendation for Brave Conduct
  • Four Group Bravery Citations (to a total of 45 people)

Australia Day 2024 Honours list

  • 730 recipients of awards in the General Division of the Order of Australia (4 AC, 38 AO, 194 AM, 503 OAM)
  • 20 recipients of awards in the Military Division of the Order of Australia (1 AO, 9 AM and 10 OAM) 
  • 224 Meritorious awards 
  • 59 Distinguished and Conspicuous awards 

August 2023 Australian Bravery Decorations List

  • Four recipients of the Bravery Medal
  • Five Commendations for Brave Conduct
  • A Group Bravery Citation for three people. An additional recipient was also included in a Group Bravery Citation announced in 2020.

King's Birthday 2023 Honours List

  • 920 recipients of awards in the General Division of the Order of Australia (6 AC, 46 AO, 246 AM and 622 OAM)
  • 19 recipients of awards in the Military Division of the Order of Australia (3 AO, 11 AM and 5 OAM) 
  • 199 Meritorious awards 
  • 54 Distinguished and Conspicuous awards 

March 2023 Australian Bravery Decorations List

The Bravery List announced on 22 March included: 

  • Eleven recipients of the Bravery Medal
  • Twenty-two Commendations for Brave Conduct
  • Six Group Bravery Citation (to a total of 34 people)

Australia Day 2023 Honours List

  • 736 recipients of awards in the General Division of the Order of Australia (6 AC, 47 AO, 177 AM and 506 OAM)
  • 30 recipients of awards in the Military Division of the Order of Australia (2 AO, 17 AM and 11 OAM)
  • 217 Meritorious awards
  • 64 Distinguished and Conspicuous awards

August 2022 Australian Bravery Decorations list

The Bravery list announced on 16 August included:

  • One recipient of the Bar to the Bravery Medal           
  • Six recipients of the Bravery Medal
  • Thirteen Commendations for Brave Conduct
  • Two Group Bravery Citations (to a total of 6 people).