Australia's golden girl of the pool collects another accolade

Lanie Tindale
Updated January 25 2024 - 8:58pm, first published 8:18pm

Olympic gold medallist and star swimmer Emma McKeon has added another accolade to her mantle: Young Australian of the Year 2024.

Lanie Tindale

I am a reporter at The Canberra Times, and was previously a trainee. I have covered various topics at the masthead, including courts, federal politics, breaking news, features and opinion. I previously worked in digital news. I am now a general news reporter, with a focus on health. lanie.tindale@canberratimes.com.au.