Australian runner Cathy Freeman became the first aborigine Olympic champion when she won gold in the 400m race in 2000.

Australian runner Cathy Freeman became the first aboriginal Olympic champion when she won gold in the race in Sydney An Olympic highlight for me.

Fred Hollows (1929-1993) - Australian ophtalmologist who was passionate about restoring the eyesight of aboriginal people and 3rd world communities. An Inspirer whose work is extended by the Fred Hollows Foundation and people he trained.

Fred Hollows was a passionate ophthalmologist who became known for his work helping restore the eyesight of countless thousands of.

Banjo Paterson with wife Alice and daughter Grace, ca. 1900-1912, by Lionel Lindsay by State Library of New South Wales collection, via Flickr

Banjo Paterson with wife Alice and daughter Grace, ca. by Lionel Lindsay

As a gifted surgeon, respected humanitarian and skilled campaigner, Dr Victor Chang was a pioneer of the modern era of heart transplantation. He was murdered in 1991 as he drove to work and in 2000 Dr Victor Chang was named Australian of the Century by the people of Australia.

Named Australian of the Century - As a gifted surgeon, respected humanitarian and skilled campaigner, Dr Victor Chang was a pioneer of the modern era of heart transplantation. He was murdered in 1991 as he drove to work.

Portrait of Australian artist Albert Namatjira in Alice Springs, in 1958. Indigenous Australian artist Albert Namatjira (1902–1959) is arguably Australia's best known Aboriginal painter. He is known for watercolours of desert landscapes rather than the symbolic style of traditional Aboriginal art. His paintings also depict Ghost Gums that were to be listed as heritage sites in Alice Springs, but these trees have now been burnt down.

Albert Namatjira / Aboriginal artist, at Alice Springs, Australia.

William Wentworth, Australian explorer who first crossed the Blue Mountains in 1813

William Wentworth, Australian explorer who first crossed the NSW Blue Mountains in 1813

Cate Blanchett

Cate Blanchett - movies and actors

Cate Blanchett for Vogue Australia April 2015

Cate Blanchett for Vogue Australia April 2015 photographed by Emma Summerton and styled by Christine Centenera.

Aboriginal Dance, Australia

Aboriginal Dance, Australia

Australian Aboriginal Dancers - corroboree - A corroboree is an event where Australian Aborigines interact with the Dreamtime through dance, music and costume.

Evonne Goolagong Cawley - Australian Tennis Star. v@e.

Evonne Goolagong Cawley ~ The last of the graceful players to triumph at Wimbledon.

Founder of the Royal Flying Doctors Service - Rev John Flynn

Founder of the Royal Flying Doctors Service - Rev John Flynn ~ Australia

1986 Australia Day Sir Henry Parkes Fine Mint SG 1168 Scott 1105 Other Australian Stamps HERE

1986 Australia Day Sir Henry Parkes Fine Mint SG 1168 Scott 1105 Other Australian Stamps HERE

Cliff Young - Winner of a 544 mile marathon running race in Australia in…

Victor Chang - a great Australian who pioneered the development of an artificial heart valve. v@e.

Victor Chang - a Great Australian Doctor who pioneered the development of an artificial heart valve.

Walter Burley Griffin, architect & designer of Canberra, Australia, 1912 / photographer unknown. State Lib of NSW.

Walter Burley Griffin, architect & designer of Canberra, Australia, 1912 / photographer unknown. State Lib of NSW. Walter Burley Griffin was the architect of Stella James House in Avalon.

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