Southern Cross
Saturday, 2 December 2023

How the Australian of the Year Awards changed the life of Australia's Local Hero Amar Singh

Steve Evans
July 3 2023 - 5:30am

Six months after Amar Singh was named Australia's Local Hero in the 2023 Australian of the Year Awards, the community champion's life and work have been transformed.

Steve Evans

Steve Evans


Steve Evans is a reporter on The Canberra Times. He's been a BBC correspondent in New York, London, Berlin and Seoul and the sole reporter/photographer/paper deliverer on The Glen Innes Examiner in country New South Wales. "All the jobs have been fascinating - and so it continues."