“Extremely Honoured”: King’s Birthday Awards

Jun 12, 2024 | News

By: Mike Crooks

A former ABC children’s host and a nun are amongst more than 700 Australians who have been honoured by King Charles.

Key points

  • The King’s Birthday Honours list recognises outstanding achievement and service by Australians.
  • Stephen O’Doherty received recognition for service “through a range of organisations”, which includes his work with Australian Christian Media.
  • Governor General David Hurley said that the honours and awards system belongs to all Australians.