Dame, AC, DBE, OBE
- 20 February 1913
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
- 16 December 1994
- Author and Historian
- Alternative Names
- Miller, Mary (married name, 2 December 1938 - )
On the 31 December 1977, Mary Durack was appointed to the Order of the British Empire, Dames Commander, for her services to literature. In acknowledgment of her accomplishments she was also honoured with an AC (1989) and OBE in 1966. Dame Mary Durack is remembered as being the author of publications that includes Kings in Grass Castles, To Ride a Fine Horse, Sons in the Saddle and Swan River Saga: Life of Early Pioneer Eliza Shaw.