Peter FitzSimons AM

Peter FitzSimons AM

02 August 2017

Former Wallaby and respected author, Peter FitzSimons felt the enduring impact of epilepsy on his family as he was growing up. Before Peter was born, his parents lost an infant as a result of epilepsy.

‘Epilepsy can impact on all areas of a person’s life, from family to employment and dealing with prejudice…Epilepsy Action Australia does incredible work to support people with epilepsy, their families and community, and professionals.’

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Janet Holmes à Court AC

02 August 2017

Janet Holmes à Court AC is a highly successful businesswoman, philanthropist and Chairman of the John Holland Group, one of Australia’s leading construction and engineering companies; the West Australian Symphony Orchestra; the Australian Children’s Television Foundation; and the Urban Design Centre of WA. She has won numerous awards recognising her contribution to the community and to business, including a Companion of the Order of Australia.

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