Dr Robert Bell AM
For service to contemporary craft and design as a curator and advocate, and to the Art Gallery of Western Australia and the National Gallery of Australia.
Mr Bruce Bonyhady AM
For service to people with disabilities, their families and carers, particularly as Chairman of Yooralla, and to the community as a contributor to a range of charitable organisations
Ms Glenys Beauchamp PSM
For outstanding public service in coordinating the Australian Government's response to the 2009 Victorian bushfires.
Mr William Crago PSM
For outstanding public service as a Consular Officer at the Australian Embassy in Jakarta in responding to a number of very challenging and complex consular cases.
Dr Allan Hawke AC
BSc(Hons) 1971, PhD 1976
For eminent service to public administration and implementation of policy in the areas of transport, defence and education, and to the strengthening of bilateral relations with New Zealand.
Mr Peter Lahy PSM
BEc 1972, LLB 1974
For outstanding public service in the provision of high quality legal advice to Australian Government departments and agencies.
Professor Michael McRobbie AO
PhD 1979, HonLittD 2010
For distinguished service to tertiary education, particularly through administrative roles and to contributions in the field of information technology and in developing international alliances between universities.
Mr James O'Callaghan PSM
BA 1976, MpubPol 1993
For outstanding public service in driving significant improvements in Australia's policy and operational responses to the irregular movement of people, managed migration and humanitarian protection in the South-East Asia region.
Professor Robert Sutherland AO
For distinguished service to medicine as an international contributor to the research of cancer, the development of Australia's research capacity and through leadership roles in advisory bodies.