• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE4046

Brownbill, Kay Catherine Millin

(1914 – 2002)
  • Nationality Australian
  • Born 21 July, 1914, Adelaide South Australia Australia
  • Died 3 February, 2002
  • Occupation Broadcaster, Journalist, Parliamentarian, Public relations professional


A member of the Liberal Country League, Kay Brownbill was elected to the seat of Kingston in the House of Representatives of the Australian Parliament at the 1966 federal election. She was the third woman to be elected to the House of Representatives, but was in Parliament for only one term as she was defeated at the 1969 election. She was made an OBE in 1980 for services to the community.

Published resources

Archival resources

  • State Library of South Australia
    • Kay Brownbill : SUMMARY RECORD
    • Liberal Party, S.A. Division : SUMMARY RECORD

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