PAST EXHIBITIONS

Her Place: Ballarat

Her Place: Ballarat was held at the Ballarat's Eureka Centre running from the 14th November to 9th December, 2018. It told the story of ten women from across Victoria who have contributed to Australian society in a broad range of ways. The women included were:

Aunty Fay Carter
Ruth Crow AM
Deruka Dekuek
Kerry Greenwood
Sandy Jeffs
The Hon Joan Kirner AC
Halima Mohamed
Alice Pung
Peta Searle
Gweneth Wisewould

 

Her Place: Pakenham

Her Place: Pakenham was held at the Pakenham Library running from the 24th October to 11th November, 2018. It told the story of ten women from across Victoria who have contributed to Australian society in a broad range of ways. The women included were:
Susan Alberti AC
Pat Bigham AFSM
The Hon Joan Kirner AC
Deborah Lawrie FRAeS Map
Val Lang
Halima Mohamed
Peta Searle
Kay Setches
Shoheli Sunjida
Aunty Bess Yarram

Her Place: Morwell

Her Place: Morwell was held at the Morwell Library running from the 1st to 20th October, 2018. It told the story of ten women from across Victoria who have contributed to Australian society in a broad range of ways. The women included were:
Susan Alberti AC
Pat Bigham AFSM
Sallie Jones
The Hon Joan Kirner AC
Deborah Lawrie FRAeS Map
Halima Mohamed
Alice Pung
Peta Searle
Alma Thorpe
Aunty Bess Yarram

Once Women Won the Vote

Once Women won the Vote was held at Warrnambool Art Gallery. It paid tribute to the everyday women involved in the 1891 Women’s Suffrage Petition who courageously fought for women’s’ rights

Her Place’s contribution features filmed interviews with 10 Victorian women, an accompanying booklet and curriculum-linked educational resources.

Her Place: Honouring Indigenous Women

Aunty Fay Carter
Alma Thorpe
Paola Balla

Her Place Women's Museum Display @ Queen's Hall, Parliament House

Pat Bigham AFSM
Aunty Fay Carter
Joan Kirner AC
Val Lang AM
Deborah Lawrie FRAeS MAP
Halima Mohamed
Peta Searle
Gweneth Wisewould

Her Place: Women of the Land

Pat Bigham AFSM
Maisie Carr (nee Fawcett)
Aunty Fay Carter
Val Lang AM

Her Place: Women of Influence

Pat Bigham AFSM
Aunty Fay Carter
The Hon. Joan Kirner AC
Val Lang AM
Deborah Lawrie FRAeS MAP
Florence McKenzie OBE
Halima Mohamed
Brigitte Muir OAM
Peta Searle
Gweneth Wisewould

Her Place: Remarkable Women

Susan Alberti AC
Paola Balla
Pat Bigham AFSM
Maisie Carr (nee Fawcett)
The Hon. Joan Kirner AC
Val Lang AM
Halima Mohamed
Brigitte Muir OAM
Peta Searle
Diane Wright

Her Place: Women in the West

Susan Alberti AC
Paola Balla
Ruth Crow AM
Maisie Carr (nee Fawcett)
Kerry Greenwood
The Hon. Joan Kirner AC
Melba Marginson
Halima Mohamed
Alice Pung
Peta Searle

Her Place: Women's Museum Pop Up

Vivian Bullwinkel
Deborah Lawrie
Rebecca Scott
Mary De Garis
Jill Bilcock
Florence McKenzie
Tricia Malowney
Alma Thorpe
Chelsea Roffey