Born: 2/3/1961Special Achievements:
First woman to conduct at The Vienna Philharmonic and Paris Opera, La Bastille.
1987 - Young Australian of The Year
1993 - First female Australian Conductor to achieve International success
2001 - Victorian Honour Roll of Women
2004 - in the Australia Day Honours, Young was named a Member of the Order of Australia
Apthorp, Shirley. (1995, August). Scores For Her Baton. The Australian Way, 39-40.