• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: IMP0123

Bowden, Rosalind (Ros)

(1940 – )
  • Born 1 January, 1940, Ceylon
  • Occupation Broadcaster, Journalist


Ros Bowden, interviewer and broadcaster with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, worked in the Radio National Social History Unit and on the ‘Coming Out Show’.

Between 1977 and 1989 she conducted interviews for various radio programmes broadcast on the ABC.

Published resources

Archival resources

  • National Library of Australia, Oral History and Folklore Collection
    • On their own terms : profiles of five very individual Australians / prepared by Tim Bowden and Ros Bowden
    • Women of the land oral history project
    • Elizabeth Chipman interviewed by Ros Bowden in the Australian Antarctic Division oral history collection
  • Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection
    • Ros Bowden - interviews with people who knew Ida Leeson, former Mitchell Librarian, 1985
    • Ros Bowden - interviews conducted for radio programs and documentaries, ca.1975 - 1989
  • National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection
    • Papers relating to "Women of the land: stories of Australian rural women", 1995 [manuscript]
  • State Library of Victoria
    • The Country Women's Association [sound recording] : Australia's largest women's organisation / researched and presented by Ros Bowden

Related entries

  • Related Concepts
    • Women in Radio