Senior Australian of the Year Val Dempsey on Queen Elizabeth II, first aid and how to nominate for the 2023 Australian of the Year Awards

Lanie Tindale
July 12 2022 - 8:00pm

For 2022 Senior Australian of the Year Val Dempsey. meeting Queen Elizabeth II was "just the most extraordinary and magical time".

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.

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