- Lt. Gen David Morrison AO served as the Australian Instructor at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, in the United Kingdom in 1987 and 1988.
- Appointed a Member of the Order of Australia in 1999 for his services as Brigade Major, Director of Preparedness and Mobilisation and CO of 2 RAR.
- On 25 January 2016 he was made "Australian of the Year" in a ceremony in Canberra attended by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
An outstanding event with a powerful address by David Morrison on men’s violence against women.
The audience response was excellent - brilliant presenter.