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Deborah Mailman AM

 Deborah Mailman

The multi award-winning Ms Mailman AM is one of Australia’s most highly respected actors on stage and screen. Her feature credits include Radiance, Rabbit Proof Fence and the internationally acclaimed The Sapphires. On television Ms Mailman has created some of Australia’s most enduring characters including her award-winning portrayals in Mystery Road, Redfern Now, Mabo and The Secret Life of Us as well as voicing Big Cuz in the award-winning animation Little J & Big Cuz.

In 2017, Ms Mailman received the Order of Australia Medal for Services to the Arts and as a role model for Indigenous performers. She is currently a Trustee of the Sydney Opera House.

Ms Mailman’s first term expires 11 March 2022.