- Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- Community worker, Women's rights activist and Women's rights organiser
- Alternative Names
- Quinton, Maureen Anna (Maiden)
Maureen Giddings has worked with a wide range of community organisations, many connected with the National Council of Women. She served as president of NCW NSW from 1970 to 1974, and as president of the National Council of Women of Australia from 1988 to 1991. She also worked for many years with the Liberal Party, serving as president of the Women's Council of the Liberal Party of Australia (NSW division) from 1974 to 1979 and chairman of the party's Federal Women's Committee from 1977 to 1980. She was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 1974, in recognition of service to the community.