Maggot farmer named ACT Australian of Year

By Kat Wong
Updated November 9 2022 - 3:18pm, first published 3:13pm
A maggot farmer and researcher has been named the ACT's nominee for Australian of the Year. (Tracey Nearmy/AAP PHOTOS)

When it comes to Australian of the Year nominees we generally think of doctors, scientists, sporting heroes, actors, advocates and the like.