• Entry type: Research Collection
  • Entry ID: AWE4763

Women In The Making of Canberra, The Australian Women’s Register

(1900 – )
  • Occupation ANZSRC


Women in the Making of Canberra is a project commissioned in 2001 to aggregate information about the significant contributions that women have made to the development of Canberra. Information is organised around the following themes: Planning; Arriving; Settling; Providing and Representing. Users can also Browse alphabetical listings of women and organisations.

The following lists may also be useful to users: ACT Women of the Year Awards (1990-95); ACT Women’s Awards (1996-2001); ACT International Women’s Day Awards (2002- ); Women included on the ACT Honour Walk.

This project was supported by the ACT Office for Women and a generous donation from Christine Foley. The project was also assisted through funding made available by the ACT Government under the ACT Heritage Grants Program.