Dewani Bakkum's career of service to the ACT

Olivia Ireland
By Olivia Ireland
January 25 2022 - 6:30pm
Dewani Bakkum AM with Phillip Akau and Yolanda Turini after receiving a grant. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Amid calls for better recognition of Australia's community leaders, the appointment of Dewani Bakkum as a member of the Order of Australia (AM) is highly appropriate.

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Olivia Ireland

Olivia is a reporter for the Canberra Times. She has covered local news, arts, education and business and is beginning her rotation with Federal Politics. Olivia started as an intern in August 2021 and began her career with the Times after completing her studies at the ANU in November 2021.