Newcastle Herald
Tuesday, 5 December 2023

Anthony Albanese among mourners to pay tribute to Newcastle-born artist John Olsen at state memorial

By Liz Hobday
Updated May 29 2023 - 1:02pm, first published 12:42pm
Newcastle-born artist John Olsen. Picture: Max Mason-Hubers
Newcastle-born artist John Olsen. Picture: Max Mason-Hubers

Newcastle-born artist John Olsen was an extraordinary Australian who lifted up our nation, the prime minister has told a state memorial service.