- Board member, Community advocate and Farmer
Georgie Somerset was nominated for the 1997 A.B.C. Rural Woman of the Year Award, for the Wide Bay district of Queensland. At the time of her nomination Georgie was a member of the founding executive of the Queensland Rural Women's Network and continues to support this organisation in publicity and media activities. She was instrumental in developing the state and national Host Farm Associations and was co-ordinator of a beef marketing group in the Durong area. Georgie also organised the Women in Leadership Seminar at Beef 97 in Rockhampton. She was also co-ordinating local personal development courses for women.