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List of Occupations

Gallery owner
Horsburgh, Julie, Artist and Gallery Owner
Pizzi, Gabrielle (1940 - 2004), Gallery Owner and Art Collector
Standley-Woodroffe, Bronwen (1949 - ), Artist and Gallery Owner
Garden designer
Brown, Jocelyn, Artist, Author, Florist and Garden designer
Gibson, Emily, Educator, Garden designer, Horticulturist, Landscape architect, Pioneer and Writer
Mellor, Olive, Author, Educator, Garden designer, Horticulturist and Radio broadcaster
Garden historian
Sim, Jennie, Landscape architect, Garden historian and Lecturer
Gardener
Beccarelli, Nerina Nesta (1908 - ), Domestic worker and Gardener
Law-Smith, Joan (1919 - 1998), Botanical artist, Writer, Illustrator, Gardener and Horticulturalist
Patroni, Savina (1923 - 2012), Gardener
Reaston, Bev, Gardener, Lawyer and Solicitor
Watkin, Elizabeth, Gardener
Genealogist
Humphreys, Lilias Stuart (1909 - 1985), Artist and Genealogist
Watson, Jean (1908 - 1993), Genealogist and Administrator
General Manager
Schiftan, Lynnette Rochelle (1942 - 2016), Barrister, General Manager, Judge, Lawyer and Queen's Counsel
Geneticist
Blackwood, Margaret (1909 - 1986), Botanist, Geneticist and Servicewoman
Serjeantson, Susan Wyber (1946 - ), Geneticist
Geographer
Bentivoglio, Marie, Geographer and Scientist
Buttrose, Stroma (1929 - ), Geographer, Teacher, Town planner and University tutor
Lee, Ida Louisa (1865 - 1943), Geographer
Taylor, Dorothy Rhodes (1882 - c. 1971), Academic and Geographer
Young, Elspeth (1940 - 2002), Academic and Geographer
Geologist
Apthorpe, Marjorie, Geologist
Browne, Ida Alison (1900 - 1976), Academic, Geologist and Palaeontologist
Chant, Ruth, Geologist
Hill, Dorothy (1907 - 1997), Geologist and Palaeontologist
Ludbrook, Nelly Hooper (1907 - 1995), Geologist and Palaeontologist
Sherrard, Kathleen M. (1890 - 1975), Geologist
Girl Guides' leader
Rymill, Shylie Katharine (1882 - 1959), Girl Guides' Leader and Golfer
Golfer
Bridges, Patricia (c. 1922 - ), Golfer and Sports Administrator
Dawson, Eileen, Golfer
Gatehouse, Eleanor Wright (1886 - 1973), Golfer and Sports Administrator
Kennedy, Edwina (1959 - ), Golfer
Lock, Jane Melinda (1954 - ), Golfer
Macknight, Ella Annie Noble (1904 - 1997), Aviator, Golfer, Hockey Player, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
McEwan, Kathleen (Kitty) Agnes Rose (1894 - 1969), Golfer, Journalist, Print Journalist, Sports Journalist and War Worker
McLeod, Gertrude Evelyn (1891 - 1971), Golfer and Sports Administrator
Rymill, Shylie Katharine (1882 - 1959), Girl Guides' Leader and Golfer
Wray, Leonora (1886 - 1979), Golfer and Sports Administrator
Government agency
Ethnic Affairs Commission - New South Wales (1976 - )
Office of Multicultural Affairs (1987 - 1995)
Government department
Family Support Program (c. 1975 - c. 1982)
National Social Welfare Commission (1972 - 1975)
Office for Women (1977 - )
Office of Child Care, Commonwealth Department of Social Security
Office of Women's Policy
Women Tasmania (1990 - )
The Women's Advisory Office (1976 - ), South Australian Government
Government lawyer
Abraham, Wendy, Barrister, Government lawyer, Lawyer and Queen's Counsel
Jackson, Maggie, Government lawyer and Lawyer
Vardanega, Louise, Barrister, Government lawyer, Lawyer, Public servant and Solicitor
Warren, Marilyn , Barrister, Chief Justice, Government lawyer, Judge, Lawyer, Lieutenant-Governor and Public servant
Government medical officer
Cammack, Eileen (1914 - 2000), Government medical officer and Pathologist
Government review
Review of Post Arrival Programs and Services to Migrants (1977 - 1978)
Government statutory authority
Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission (2007 - )
Governor
Bashir, Marie, Governor
Bryce, Quentin (1942 - ), Academic, Barrister, Governor, Governor-General and Lawyer
Dessau, Linda, Barrister, Governor, Judge, Lawyer and Solicitor
Forde, Mary Marguerite Leneen (1935 - ), Commissioner, Governor, Lawyer, Solicitor and University Chancellor
Jackson-Nelson, Marjorie (1931 - ), Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist, Governor, Track and Field Athlete and Olympian
Mitchell, Roma Flinders (1913 - 2000), Governor, Judge, Lawyer and Queen's Counsel
Warner, Catherine Ann (Kate) (1948 - ), Academic, Barrister, Commissioner, Governor, Lawyer and Solicitor
Governor-General
Bryce, Quentin (1942 - ), Academic, Barrister, Governor, Governor-General and Lawyer
governor's spouse
Macquarie, Elizabeth Henrietta (1778 - 1835), Diarist, governor's spouse and Writer
Governor's wife
Bowen, Diamantina Roma (1833 - 1893), Charity worker, Governor's wife and Public health advocate
Graphic designer
Mort, Eirene (1879 - 1977), Graphic designer
Palladinetti, Tina, Graphic designer and Lecturer
Peterson, Janne, Graphic designer and Political staffer
Sizgoric, Viki, Artist, Graphic designer, Illustrator and Journalist
Webster, Catherine, Graphic designer
Grazier
Kelly, De-Anne Margaret, Businesswoman, Grazier and Parliamentarian
Lambert, Violet Barry (1898 - 1975), Grazier and Local government councillor
Lee Long, Rosa (1945 - ), Businesswoman, Grazier, Parliamentarian and Public servant
Lord, Pamela (1928 - ), Grazier and Volunteer
McCauley, Diane Elizabeth, Grazier, Local government councillor and Parliamentarian
Quin, Edith (1850 - ?), Grazier and Pioneer
Gymnast
Allen, Monique, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Brennan, Ashleigh Jade, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Croak, Alexandra Lindsay, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Dunn, Jacqueline Grace, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Dykes, Hollie Johnston, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Freketic, Katarina, Gymnast and Track and Field Athlete
Lauren, Sarah Anne, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
McIntosh, Trudy Anne, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
McLaughlin, Zeena May, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Russell, Naomi Rebecca, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Russo, Monette Simone, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Simms, Chloe Leigh, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Skinner, Lisa Maree, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Slater, Allana Amy, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Stoyel, Rebecca, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Sulicich, Marina (1964 - ), Gymnast, Olympian and Sportswoman
Takahashi, Kasumi, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Wills, Salli, Commonwealth or Empire Games Gold Medalist and Gymnast
Gynaecologist
Ardill Brice, Kate Louisa (1886 - 1955), Gynaecologist
Bailey, Moya Kathleen ( - 1996), Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Birchall, Ida Lois (1906 - 1994), Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Browne, Grace Johnston (1900 - 1988), Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
D'Arcy, Constance Elizabeth (1879 - 1950), Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Kennan, Winifred Edith, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Mackie, Margaret Alison (1910 - 1991), Gynaecologist and Obstetrician
Macknight, Ella Annie Noble (1904 - 1997), Aviator, Golfer, Hockey Player, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

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