Australians across the country have declared their gratitude to newsreader Lee Lin Chin after she announced her departure from the Special Broadcasting Service on Thursday.Many applauded Chin - who was born in Indonesia's capital Jakarta and raised in Singapore - for being a pillar of diversity on national television. "[You] give Asians hope that, yes, we can be in an industry where not many Asians are present. Farewell Queen!" one social media user said. "Lee, for women, for diversity ...Thankful for your example," said another. As well as her authoritative presenting style, Chin, a Golden Logie nominee, is also known for her sartorial choices. Many said they would miss her "colourful personality" and unique fashion sense.One social media user wrote: "Personally growing up tuning into @SB