Australian Of The Year

By Jacob Zissis

Adam Goodes

Adam Goodes was born on the 8th of January 1980 at Wallaroo, SA. His religion is indigenous and he speaks english.

Adam Goodes' Foundation

The GO Foundation burst into life in 2009 in the NSW town of Dareton. With a population of exactly 600 people, around a third of the people are Indigenous or Torres Strait Islander heritage. Dareton became the focus of GO’s initial foray into community work.