Joanne Farrell, advocate for women in construction, named ACT Australian of the Year

Jasper Lindell
Updated January 2 2024 - 8:55am, first published October 30 2023 - 7:08pm

Joanne Farrell, whose program supports girls and women entering the trades to find work in the construction industry, has been named the ACT Australian of the Year for 2024.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, transport, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.