Australian of the Year
By Alex and Brayden
Steve Waugh was born in 1965 in Sydney, Australia. He was nominated because of his charity work. Steve did voluntary work for Indian orphanages. This is where his inspiration comes in. He was also a pro cricketer. He won the Cricket World Cup as captain of Australia. He won lots of other titles as well. He was a team player and a good sport. He was inspired to do charity work because of courage and character, especially in children.