• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE4519

McKenzie, Gertrude Josephine

  • Occupation Aviator, Businesswoman, Local government councillor, Mayor


Gertrude McKenzie served as a local government councillor for the City of Mordialloc from 1955-61 and was the city’s first female mayor in 1958-59. She was a business woman and pilot before serving on the local council.

Published resources

  • Resource
  • Book
    • Women in Australian Parliaments and Local Governments, Past and Present : A Survey, Smith, A. Viola, 1975

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    • Female Mayors and Shire Presidents