Council for the Australian Bravery Decorations
The Australian Bravery Decorations Council is an independent advisory body that considers nominations for awards and makes recommendations to the Governor-General.
The Council meets twice yearly, usually in May and November, to consider nominations and make recommendations to the Governor-General for awards.
- Dr Penelope Flett AO (Chair)
- Dr Craig Challen SC OAM
- Ms Teresa Hart PSM
- Major Bryan Smith OAM (Retd)
State and Territory Governments Representatives
- Mr John Trevillian AM (New South Wales)
- Mr Jeremi Moule (Victoria)
- Ms Filly Morgan PSM (Queensland)
- Ms Carolyn Sladden (South Australia)
- Mr Robert Kennedy (Western Australia) (Deputy)
- Superintendent Sean Parnell OAM (Northern Territory)
- Ms Fiona Birkett MVO (Tasmania)
- VACANT (Australian Capital Territory)
- Mr Richard Oliver (Department of Defence)
- My John Reid PSM (Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet)
As at June 2019.