Alcott not first disabled person to receive an AOTY award

By Letters to the Editor
January 28 2022 - 6:30pm
While Dylan Alcott is the first physically disabled Australian of the Year, two other Paralympians have been Young Australian of the Year. Picture: Keegan Carroll

I'm intrigued by the widespread references to our new Australian of the Year as the "first physically disabled person" in the position ("Alcott a powerful voice at a critical time", canberratimes.com.au, January 27.

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