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Myers, Fiona

Occupation
Administrator, Farmer, Journalist and Print journalist

Summary

Fiona Myers was brought up on a grazing property in Victoria but now lives on a sheep-station south-east of Hay in New South Wales. She has held a variety of off farm positions in primary industry, including serving as the Executive Officer of the Wine Grapes Marketing Board in Griffith, New South Wales. She has worked for several years as a rural journalist, filing regularly in 2010 for the Weekly Times. In 1997, she was regional winner for the Rural Woman of the Year Award for the Riverina in New South Wales.

Details

Events

c. 1990
Career in journalism active
1997
Nominated for ABC Rural Woman of the Year in NSW

Sources used to compile this entry: ABC Radio, '1997 ABC New South Wales Rural Woman of the Year Award Winners', in ABC Radio Rural Woman of the Year Award, ABC Radio, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 1997, http://www.abc.net.au/rural/rwoty/nsw.htm; Shun Wah, Annette, Media Dimensions, Episode 15 edn, with Horton, Fiona, ABC Online, Nov 19, 2001, http://www.abc.net.au/dimensions/media/transcripts/s420757.htm.

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