Miriam Edith CANNING
Aboriginal or Torrest Stait Islander: YesSpecial Achievements:
First Aboriginal (and first woman) veterinary surgeon in Australia.Additional Information:
Born and raised at Leonora near Kalgoorlie, West Australia. Qualified for her private pilot's licence when she was 18.
Daughter of Sadie Canning.
Australian Government. Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. “Miriam Canning”. accessed 2 September 2010. http://daff.gov.au/about/jobs/....