Former Mother of the Year in the running for Australian of the Year 2019

We are cheering on Barnardos Mother of the Year 2009 Bernadette Black who is in the running for Australian of the Year 2019.

Bernadette was announced as the 2019 Tasmania Australian of the Year late last year for for her work as an advocate for teenage parents.

You can see her Australian of the Year profile here.

Bernadette profile video

 

*Image and article from iview.abc.net.au