• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE4324

Putt, Margaret Ann

(1963 – )
  • Nationality Australian
  • Born 5 June, 1963, Sydney New South Wales Australia
  • Occupation Activist, Parliamentarian


A member of the Tasmanian Greens, Peg Putt was elected to the House of Assembly of the Parliament of Tasmania representing the electorate of Denison in 1993. She was re-elected in 1996, 1998, 2002 and 2006. In 1998 she became leader of the Greens after the election in which she was the only Greens candidate to retain her seat. She retired from Parliament in 2008.

Published resources

Archival resources

  • National Library of Australia
    • [Biographical cuttings on Peg Putt, politician, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
  • Archives Office of Tasmania
    • Peg Put parliament papers

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