International Women’s Day Awards Shoalhaven 2017

 

The everyday achievements of women in the Shoalhaven are at the heart of what makes Meroogal a fascinating house museum. Each year women of all ages are acknowledged for their contribution to society, their cultural achievements and creativity, their potential and for their resilience. You can see the 2016 International Women’s Day Award winners below.

Take a few minutes to think about the women in your lives and nominate now by downloading this form and dropping it in, send by post, fax or email by 23 February 2017.

The awards are announced and celebrated at Meroogal on Saturday 18 March, 2017.

IWD Award Winners 2016

  • Candice Burrell
  • Sarah Butler
  • Brodie Cambourne
  • Joanna Gash
  • Shelly Hancock
  • Ronnie Kroon
  • Sandra Lee
  • Maxine Meech
  • Lesley Oliver
  • Melissa Opdam
  • Ann Sudmalis
  • Sue Tolley
  • Jemma Tribe
  • Marama Warren

Group Nomination

  • Louise Black
  • Jill Cotter 
  • Glynis Dodd 
  • Denise Emmett
  • Roby McClenahan
  • Brigitte McDonald
  • Debbie Moffett

Illustration of open fronted tent stall with meat hanging from hooks, two men and a dog in front of trays and other objects.

The Cook and the Curator

A gourmet in the gold minesThursday 6 April 2017

Caroline Simpson cover

Recently Catalogued

Caroline Simpson: A woman of very firm purposeTuesday 4 April 2017

This recently published memoir of Caroline Simpson OAM, after whom the library was re-named in 2004, is now available in our online shop.

Children in hammocks room.

School holidays

Autumn School Holidays opening hoursTuesday 4 April 2017

Drawing room looking from distance at table, chairs and drapes on windows.

Vaucluse House

New at Vaucluse HouseThursday 30 March 2017

The beautifully refurbished drawing and orientation rooms and a new self-guided audio tour are just some of the many reasons to visit Vaucluse House this autumn.

Man holding wrapped up parcel of leaves.

The Cook and the Curator

Eels all wrapped upThursday 30 March 2017