2018 Queensland Greats Awards

Congratulations to the 2018 Queensland Greats.

The Queensland Greats Awards, now in its 18th year, recognises the efforts and achievements of extraordinary people for their remarkable contribution to the history and development of our great state.

Recipients were announced by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk on Friday 8 June 2018.

The 2018 Queensland Greats are:


  • William Hauritz AM
  • Gail Ker OAM
  • Associate Professor Henrietta Marrie AM
  • David Nilsson
  • Professor Matthew Sanders FASSA


  • St Vincent de Paul Society Queensland


  • Graham Lenton

Queensland Greats are honoured with commemorative plaques displayed proudly at Roma Street Parkland, Brisbane.

For more information contact Events Coordination, Department of the Premier and Cabinet, by email or phone 07 3003 9200.

Queensland Greats honoured since 2001

See who has been previously honoured as a Queensland Great for their contributions to the history and development of Queensland.