• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE5809

George, Kate

  • Occupation Aboriginal rights activist, Lawyer, Politician, Public servant


Kate George, a Putijurra woman, was the first Indigenous woman to study law at the University of Western Australia. She has worked in the area of Aboriginal affairs for many years and was inducted into the WA Women’s Hall of Fame in 2011, the inaugural year of the award.

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