Australia pays tribute to former PM Malcolm Fraser

AS word spread of former Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser's death, Australians have begun sharing their memories of the man and his legacy on Twitter.


Former Australian PM Malcolm Fraser dies at 84

Malcolm Fraser: His life and times in dot points

The 84-year-old was outspoken and passionate until his end, demanding a "new China vision" on Wednesday, just days before his death.

This is his final post on Twitter:


We have now combed social media for tributes to and memories of the late statesmen. 

Here is a selection of the best:









And finally, the statement made by Prime Minister Tony Abbott on the late Malcolm Fraser