• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE5220

McGowan, Catherine (Cathy)

(1953 – )
  • Born 29 November, 1953, Albury Victoria Australia
  • Occupation Businesswoman, Farmer, Parliamentarian, Rural leader, Teacher


Cathy McGowan was elected to the Australian Parliament in the House of Representatives as the Independent Member for Indi at the 2013 Federal election.

Read more about Cathy McGowan in our sister publication The Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth-Century Australia.

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