The Blackburns: private lives, public ambitions with Carolyn Rasmussen

Carolyn Rasmussen will speak about her newly released book, focusing on Doris Blackburn.

Coburg Historical Society presents to commemorate International Women’s Day.

Featuring guest speaker Carolyn Rasmussen, who will focus on the life of the trail-blazing Doris Blackburn, Australia’s second female member of the House of Representatives, who was elected from the local area.

Carolyn’s talk will be based on her newly published book, a dual biography of Doris and Maurice Blackburn, which will be available to purchase on the night.


Coburg Historical Society
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