By  on January 26, 2017

SYDNEY — Adelaide couturier Paul Vasileff has been named 2017 Young Australian of the Year.

The award was presented by Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull in the Great Hall at Parliament House, Canberra on Wednesday night, on the eve of Australia Day. Australia’s national day marks the anniversary of the Jan. 26, 1788, arrival of the British First Fleet at Port Jackson, New South Wales.

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