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Biographical entry Sutton, Fay (1926 - 2000)

Born
24 June 1926
Died
3 June 2000
Coogee, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Conservationist

Summary

Fay Sutton worked with many environmental and social organisations, including the Australian Conservation Foundation, the Nature conservation Council of New South Wales and Greening Australia. She actively protested against many threats to the environment including the Franklin Dam in Tasmania.

Details

Events

1948
Education - Graduated from the University of Melbourne, having studies zoology, economic geography and politics
1979 - 2000
Career position - Councillor of the Australian Conservation Foundation
1980 - 2000
Career position - Member of the Executive of the Nature Conservation Council of New South Wales

Archival resources

National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection

  • Biographical cuttings on Fay Sutton, environmentalist, Cuttings Files BIOG; National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection. Details

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Newspaper Articles

  • Gray, Jonathon, 'Obituary: Fay Suttin, Environmentalist', The Age, 13 July 2000. Details

Online Resources

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