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Umpire
Kimble, Ronda (1946 - ), Netball Coach, Netball Player, Sports Administrator and Umpire
Union activist
Cruz, Elba (1945 - ), Women's Refuge Worker and Union activist
Lee, Mary (1821 - 1909), Suffragist, Union activist and Welfare worker
Milne, Agnes Anderson (1850 - 1919), Factory inspector and Union activist
Rickie, Nelle, Actor, Communist and Union activist
Salomon, Alice, Union activist
Shelley, Cecilia Moore (1893 - 1986), Union activist
Union officer
Grace, Grace (1958 - ), Industrial officer, Parliamentarian and Union officer
Harrison, Jodie Elizabeth (1968 - ), Local government councillor, Mayor, Parliamentarian and Union officer
Jackson, Sharryn Maree (1962 - ), Parliamentarian and Union officer
MacGregor, Marjorie (1947 - ), Union officer and Welfare worker
Urquhart, Anne (1957 - ), Parliamentarian and Union officer
Union organiser
Beeby, Doris Isabel (1894 - 1948), Union organiser
Blandthorn, Lizzie (1977 - ), Electorate officer, Parliamentarian and Union organiser
Cashman, Ellen Imelda (Mel) (1891 - 1983), Union organiser
Gago, Gail, Nurse, Parliamentarian and Union organiser
Gallagher, Katy (1970 - ), Parliamentarian and Union organiser
Griffin, Kayee Frances (1950 - ), Local government councillor, Mayor, Parliamentarian and Union organiser
Jobling, Doris May (c. 1938 - 2006), Teacher and Union organiser
Ladkin, Marjorie Lina (1915 - 2009), Nurse and Union organiser
Livermore, Kirsten Fiona (1969 - ), Lawyer, Parliamentarian, Solicitor and Union organiser
Mackay, Susan Mary (1960 - ), Advisor, Parliamentarian and Union organiser
McConnel, May Jordan (1860 - 1929), Nurse, Suffrage activist, Teacher and Union organiser
McEwen, Anne (1954 - ), Administrator, Clerk, Parliamentarian, Union organiser and Union secretary
Miller, Emma (1839 - 1917), Women's rights activist, Union organiser and Suffragist
Mountjoy, Jane (Lindsay), Union organiser and Editor
O'Byrne, Michelle Anne (1968 - ), Parliamentarian and Union organiser
O'Neill, Mary-Anne (1955 - ), Parliamentarian and Union organiser
Powell, Heather, Union organiser
Roxon, Nicola Louise (1967 - ), Attorney General, Lawyer, Minister, Parliamentarian and Union organiser
Thomas, Mary-Anne (1963 - ), Advisor, Parliamentarian and Union organiser
Timbrell, Jane Elizabeth (c. 1951 - ), Union organiser and Unionist
Warner, Anne Marie (1945 - ), Parliamentarian and Union organiser
Union secretary
McEwen, Anne (1954 - ), Administrator, Clerk, Parliamentarian, Union organiser and Union secretary
Moore, Claire Mary (1956 - ), Parliamentarian, Public servant and Union secretary
Walker, Judith Mary (1938 - 2001), Accountant, Parliamentarian and Union secretary
Wortley, Dana Johanna (1959 - ), Editor, Industrial officer, Journalist, Parliamentarian, Teacher and Union secretary
Unionist
Allport, Carolyn, Academic, Political candidate and Trade unionist
Andrews, Marie Therese (1940 - ), Parliamentarian, Political candidate and Trade unionist
Armstrong, Pauline (1928 - 2001), Author, Historian and Trade unionist
Arnot, Jean Fleming (1903 - 1995), Librarian, Trade unionist and Feminist
Beaver, Aileen Winifred (1926 - ), Metalworker, Political candidate, Trade unionist and Activist
Bishop, Elizabeth Anne Rosemary, Teacher and Trade unionist
Bluett, Mary (1951 - ), Teacher and Trade unionist
Bolger, Irene, Lawyer, Nurse, Nurse educator and Trade unionist
Carson, Barbara, Nurse and Trade unionist
Cope, Madeleine (Madge) (1904 - 2001), Unionist and Activist
Crotty, Anna, Lawyer, Solicitor and Trade unionist
D'Amore, Angela, Parliamentarian and Unionist
D'Aprano, Zelda Fay (1928 - ), Feminist, Trade unionist, Writer and Dental nurse
Devanny, Jean (1894 - 1962), Feminist, Trade unionist and Writer
Don, Ruth (1902 - 2003), Teacher and Trade unionist
Dunkley, Louisa Margaret (1866 - 1927), Trade unionist
Elliott, Della, Feminist, Journalist and Trade unionist
Fitzpatrick, Lisa (1961 - ), Nurse and Trade unionist
George, Jennie (1947 - ), Parliamentarian and Trade unionist
Greville, Henrietta (1861 - 1964), Activist and Trade unionist
Harken, Nennie (1922 - 2014), Equal pay campaigner, Teacher and Trade unionist
Hay, Noreen (c. 1951 - ), Unionist and Parliamentarian
Heagney, Muriel Agnes (1885 - 1974), Political candidate, Trade unionist and Writer
Henry, Alice (1857 - 1943), Feminist, Trade unionist, Journalist, Writer and Lecturer
Hopgood, Susan (1952 - ), Teacher and Trade unionist
Husted, Veronica (1942 - ), School assistant, Unionist and Public servant
Lambert, Mary Therese (1952 - ), Trade unionist
Lawson, Betty (1920 - 2008), Equal pay campaigner, Teacher and Trade unionist
Lions, Agnes Mary (1908 - 1992), Nurse and Unionist
Lowenstein, Wendy (1927 - 2006), Author and Trade unionist
Lyons, Margaret Anne (Gretta) (1869 - 1923), Nurse, Private hospital owner and Trade unionist
Maxwell, May (Maisie) (1876 - 1977), Actor, Journalist, Print Journalist, Radio Journalist, Trade unionist and Women's rights activist
McCready, Georgina (1888 - 1980), Nurse, Nursing administrator and Unionist
McMurdo, Wendy, Political candidate and Unionist
Morcom, Elfrida Margaret (c. 1911 - 2004), Community advocate, Office worker, Political candidate and Trade unionist
Morieson, Belinda, Nurse and Trade unionist
O'Connell, Maude (1884 - 1965), Community worker and Trade unionist
Owen, Mary (1921 - 2017), Women's Liberationist and Trade unionist
Powell, Eileen (1913 - 1997), Trade unionist
Reville, Patricia (c. 1942 - ), Secretary and Unionist
Rogers, Mary Catherine (1872 - 1932), Lawyer, Local government councillor, Magistrate, Political party organiser and Trade unionist
Rutnam, Romaine (1947 - ), Public servant and Trade unionist
Ryan, Edna Minna (1904 - 1997), Feminist, Trade unionist, Activist and Writer
Swanton, Mary Hynes (1861 - 1940), Tailoress, Trade unionist and Women's rights activist
Timbrell, Jane Elizabeth (c. 1951 - ), Union organiser and Unionist
Williams, Katherine Mary Isabel (1895 - 1975), Labour movement activist and Trade unionist
Woodcock, Lucy (1889 - 1968), Feminist, Teacher, Trade unionist and Welfare worker
Wright, Mary (1903 - 1993), Trade unionist and Women's rights activist
Zadow, Christiane Susanne Augustine (Augusta) (1846 - 1896), Trade unionist, Suffragist and Factory inspector
University administrator
Vitlin, Margaret Louise, University administrator
Wilmot-Wright, Meriel Antoinette Winchester, Philanthropic administrator and University administrator
University Chancellor
Alexander, Elizabeth, Academic, Accountant, Company director and University Chancellor
Forde, Mary Marguerite Leneen (1935 - ), Commissioner, Governor, Lawyer, Solicitor and University Chancellor
O'Shane, Patricia (1941 - ), Barrister, Lawyer, Public servant, Teacher, Management consultant, Magistrate, Café owner, University Chancellor and Aboriginal activist
University club/society
Australian Federation of Graduate Women (Australian Capital Territory) Inc. (1944 - )
Australian Federation of Graduate Women (Northern Territory) Inc.
Australian Federation of Graduate Women (Queensland) Inc. (1920 - )
Australian Federation of Graduate Women (South Australia) Inc. (1914 - )
Australian Federation of Graduate Women Inc. (1922 - )
Australian Federation of Graduate Women NSW (New South Wales) Inc. (1920 - )
Committee of University Women (1925 - )
Graduate Women Victoria Inc. (1922 - )
University lecturer
Allan, Frances Elizabeth (1905 - 1952), Biometrician, Community activist, Statistician and University lecturer
Hewitt, Alison Hope (1915 - 2011), University lecturer and Writer
Muscio, Florence Mildred (1882 - 1964), Feminist, School principal, University lecturer, Women's rights activist and Women's rights organiser
University teacher
Clark, Marie Coutts (1908 - 1991), Physicist, Researcher, Teacher and University teacher
Cox, Eva Maria (1938 - ), Social activist, University teacher and Women's rights activist
Dunn, Patricia Irene, Documentary Film maker, Editor, Parliamentarian, University teacher and Writer
Gill, Eunice Elizabeth Perrott (1918 - 1987), Netball Coach, Netball Player, Sports Administrator and University teacher
Kirk, Linda Jean (1967 - ), Industrial officer, Lawyer, Parliamentarian, Solicitor and University teacher
Mander-Jones, Lois Jessie (1920 - 2008), Counsellor, Researcher and University teacher
McKenzie, Bridget, Parliamentarian, Teacher and University teacher
Short, Leonie Margaret (1956 - ), Parliamentarian and University teacher
Sullivan, Kathryn Jean (1942 - ), Parliamentarian, Teacher and University teacher
University tutor
Buttrose, Stroma (1929 - ), Geographer, Teacher, Town planner and University tutor
Reid, Joan Innes (1915 - 2001), Community worker, Politician, Social worker and University tutor
University vice-chancellor
O'Kane, Mary Josephine (1954 - ), Company director, Engineer, Scientist and University vice-chancellor
Urologist
O'Connell, Helen Elizabeth (1962 - ), Urologist

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