Born 27/8/1846, Died 7/7/1896
Also known as: née Hofmeyer, Augusta
1894 - First appointed female factory inspector in South Australia. 1890 - Working Women's Trades Union formed to reform 'sweated' conditions of female clothing…
1965 - Produced her first collection.
Bulletin/Qantas Business Woman of the Year Award.
1987 - Member of the Order of Australia for service to fashion and manufacture.
1999 - First…
Born 18/4/1918, Died 21/11/2001
Also known as: née Anderson
Officer of the Order of the British Empire for service to women and community in South Australia. 1947-50 - Secretary Law Society of South Australia.1949-51 - President, Women…
Born 10/10/1926, Died 15/09/2007
Also known as: née Zigenbine, Edna Jessop
Edna was Australia's first female boss drover. She began working full-time as a drover at the age of 14 and was droving with her family across the Northern Territory on the…
Born 28/1/1941, Died 17/7/2004
Also known as: née Cullen-Ward, Roo, Queen Susan, Crown Princess Susan of Albania
First Australian woman to be queen of a country (Albania) - H.M. The Queen (in exile) Through her mother, she is 22nd in line of descent from King Edward I of England and is 9th cousin…