Former Governor General of Australia
The 2001 Sydney Peace Prize was presented to Sir William Deane at the Great Hall, University of Sydney, by Patrick Dodson.
Sydney Peace Prize Citation: Sir William Deane was awarded the Sydney Peace Prize for his consistent support of vulnerable and disadvantaged Australians and his strong commitment to the cause of reconciliation.
Sydney Peace Prize Lecture: Justice for Indigenous People: The Peace Priority
Read Sir William Deane’s lecture: 2001 SPP_ William Deane