At just 18 years of age, Daniel Bourchier's influence amongst the youth in the Tennant Creek community has been significant. His many roles have included becoming a member of the Army Cadets and St. John Ambulance Cadets, Student Representative Council and School Captain, Tennant Creek Youth Initiatives Working Group and recently Daniel was selected to become a Youth Representative on the Chief Minister's Round Table of Young Territorians. Daniel is a reporter, with articles regularly featured in the Northern Territory News, and also assists in coordination of many events through the regional Youth Week Co-ordination Committee. Daniel is focussed and passionate about his community and the youth who live within it. He is an outgoing, mature young achiever with a will to succeed and make a difference. His determination and drive make him an outstanding young Australian.