Principal Patrons

gifts of $1,000,000 and above

Ms Jane Hemstritch AO*

The Ian Potter Foundation

The late Mrs Eva Kollsman

Stokes Family

Mr Kerry Stokes AC and Ms Christine Simpson Stokes AM

Mr Ryan Kerry Stokes AO and Mrs Claire Stokes

Susan and Isaac Wakil Foundation Pty Ltd*

Vincent Fairfax Family Foundation

Estate of Mr John Gilbert

Estate of Mr Harold S Williams OBE*

Platinum Patrons

gifts of $250,000 and above

Ms Juliana Smeaton Edwards

Friends of the National Library of Australia Inc*

John T Reid Charitable Trusts

Dr Michael Kassler and Dr Jamie Kassler

Mrs Pat McCann

The Myer Foundation

Dr John Seymour and Mrs Heather Seymour AO*

Sidney Myer Fund

TLE Electrical*

Ms Simone Vinall

Estate of Miss Alison E Grant Lipp

Estate of Joan, Lady Lindsay*

Estate of Ms Maxine Poynton Baker

Two supporters gave anonymously at this level.

Gold Patrons

gifts of $100,000 and above


Australian Ethical Food Group*

Dr Marie-Louise Ayres FAHA and Dr Russell Ayres*

CIMIC Group Limited

Associate Professor Noel Dan AM and Mrs Adrienne Dan

Dick and Pip Smith Foundation*

Professor Henry Ergas AO and Ms Gillian Bird PSM

The late Ms Nora Heysen

Harold Mitchell Foundation

The late Ms Helen James and the late Dr Henry James Bettison

Kenyon Foundation*

Macquarie Group Foundation Limited

The late Mr Robert Maynard

Mr Kevin McCann AO and Mrs Deidre McCann*

Minerals Council of Australia

Planet Wheeler Foundation

Professor Dimity Reed AM and Dr Garry Joslin*

The late Mrs Alison Sanchez

Ms Anne-Marie Schwirtlich AM FAHA and Mr Stephen Yorke

Mr Doug Snedden AO and Ms Belinda Snedden

Thyne Reid Foundation

Associate Professor Linnett Turner and Associate Professor David Turner*

Estate of Mr Ralf Iannuzzi*

Estate of Mr Alan Ives*

Estate of Dr Ann Moyal AM

Silver Patrons

gifts of $25,000 and above

Dr Marion Amies*

Professor Kent Anderson*

Australian Jewish Historical Society*

Mr Jim Bain AM and Mrs Janette Bain

Dr Diana J Carroll*

In memory of the late Mrs Mavis Thorpe Clark

Dr Patricia Clarke OAM FAHA*

The late Ms Leah Cohen

Mr John Collins*

Dr RL Cope PSM*

The late Mr Victor Crittenden OAM

Mr Christopher Edye in honour of George Henry Bruce

Dr NF Exon and Mrs DF Exon*

The late Mr James O Fairfax AC

Mr John B Fairfax AO and Mrs Libby Fairfax*

Ms Catherine Hope Gordon*

Gordon Darling Foundation

Dr Ron Houghton DFC and the late Mrs Nanette Houghton

The JIBB Foundation*

Dr Ann Kent and the late Dr Bruce Kent*

Professor Joyce Kirk and Dr Terry Kirk*

Mr David Lesnie

The late Ms Marjorie Lindenmayer

Linnaeus Estate

Lovell Chen Pty Ltd

The MacLeod Family Trust

Dr Michael Martin and Ms Elizabeth Popovski*

Dr Thomas Mautner

Miss Carol Moya Mills

Mr Simon Moore

Mrs Glennis Moss and the late Dr Kenneth Moss AM

Origin Foundation

Mrs Patricia Peck and the late Mr Nigel Peck AM

The Pratt Foundation

Emeritus Professor Alan Robson AO and Mrs Gwenda Robson*

Mrs Margaret Ross AM and Dr Ian Ross

Emeritus Professor Dr Robert Shanks and Ms Josephine Shanks*

In memory of the late Ms Della Keren Thomas

Wesfarmers Limited                                    

Mr Geoffrey White OAM and Mrs Sally White OAM

Eight supporters gave anonymously at this level.

Bronze Patrons

gifts of $10,000 and above

Dr John Bennett AO

Besen Family Foundation

Mr Marc Besen AC and the late Mrs Eva Besen AO

Mrs Alison J Bloomfield

The Hon Justice Thomas Bradley KC

Dr Desmond Bright and Dr Ruth Bright AM

The Calvert-Jones Foundation

Mr Ian Campbell

Ms Lyndsey Cattermole AM

Ms M Chan

Ms Kristal Claasz

Ms Christine Courtenay AM and the late Mr Bryce Courtenay AM

Dr Joanne Daly and Dr Michael Adena

The Lord Ebury and the late Lady Ebury

Embassy of Israel in Australia

F and J Ryan Foundation

Mr Tim Fairfax AC

Mr James Ferguson

The Hon Martin Ferguson AM

The late Lieutenant Colonel MA Fletcher JP

Mr Philip Flood AO and Mrs Carole Flood

Ms JL Fullerton AO

GHD Pty Ltd

The late Sir James Gobbo AC CVO

Mrs Jillian Goggs and Mr Stephen Goggs

Mrs Rosanna Hindmarsh OAM


Mrs Claudia Hyles OAM

Liberty Financial

Mr Brian Long and Ms Cathy Long

Manors Gate Group Pty Ltd

Ms Margaret Jackson AC

The Hon Dr Brett Mason

Mrs Janet McDonald AO and Mr Donald McDonald AC

Mr Peter McGovern AM

Mr Bruce Miller

Ms Penelope Moyes, in memory of Judy and Peter Moyes

The late Dame Elisabeth Murdoch AC DBE

Mrs Sarah Myer and the late Mr Baillieu Myer AC

Mrs Maria Myers AC

National Union of Australian University Students and Australian Union of Students Alumni

Mr Eitan Neishlos

Professor Colin Nettelbeck FAHA and Mrs Carol Nettelbeck

Mr John Oliver and Mrs Libby Oliver

Opalgate Foundation

Ms Meg Paul

Dr Fiona Powell

Ms Dianne Redwood and Mr Denis Foot

Professor Janice Reid AC FASSA

Mrs Diana Ritch and Mr Jack Ritch

The late Mr David Roche AM

Dr Maxine Rochester

Ms Kay Rodda

Ms Carol Schwartz AO

The late Mrs Caroline Simpson

Mr Robin VF Smith

The Hon Mr James Spigelman AC KC

Mr Howard Tanner AM

Ms Deborah Thomas

Mr Robert Thomas AO

Trawalla Foundation

Ms Tricia Waller

WeirAnderson Foundation

Mrs Joy Wheatley and Mr Norman Wheatley

Wong Family

Zimmermann International Pty Ltd

Seven supporters gave anonymously at this level.


gifts of $1,000 and above

Ms Jill Adams*

Mrs Lynette Adams

Ake Ake Fund

Alexander Fax Booksellers

Mr Scott Alison*

Dr Michael Alpers AO CSM and Dr Deborah Lehmann AO*

Mrs Margaret Anderson and Mr Bernard Hughes*

Mrs Sue Andrews

Arkajon Communications Pty Ltd


Asia Bookroom

The late Ms Margaret Baggott and the late Ms Doreen Goodman

Ms Kate Baillieu*

Mr Simon Banks

Ms Lucy Bantermalis

Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps Inc

Mr Rhett Bartlett*

Mr Sam Bartone and Mrs Elisabetta Bartone

Mrs Nina Bassat AM and Mr Robert Bassat

Professor Diane Bell*

The Hon Dr Annabelle Bennett AO SC and Dr David Bennett AC KC

Ms Baiba Berzins

Dr Udai Bhati and Mrs Shanta Bhati*

Mrs Phoebe Bischoff OAM

Ms K Blackburn and Mr S Clugston*

Professor Geoffrey Blainey AC and Mrs Ann Blainey

Book Lore

Ms Emily Booker and Mr Richard Spencer*

Dr Max Bourke AM and Ms Margaret Bourke

Mr David Boyd OAM

Mr Penleigh Boyd and Ms Robyn Boyd

Mr Kevin Bradley PSM*

Mr Charles Bright and Mrs Primrose Bright

Mr Geoffrey Briot*

Dr Elizabeth Brouwer and Dr Michael Young

Mr Howard Brown and Ms Jenny Brown*

Mr Nicholas Brown*

Dr David Browne*

Dr Geoffrey Burkhardt*

Ms Eve Buscombe and Ms Dawn Richardson, in memory of William and Royal Buscombe

Caiger Family

Dr Geoffrey Cains and Mrs Sarah Cains

Mrs Josephine Calaby

Mrs Elaine Camage and the late Mr Graeme Camage

Mr Alan Cameron AO

Mr Barry Cameron

Mrs Judith Campbell*

The Reverend Edmund Campion

Mrs Joanna Capon OAM and the late Dr Edmund Capon AM OBE

Mr Matt Carkeet*

Mr Michael Carlton

Carmelite Monastery

Professor David Carment AM*

Dr John Carmody

Mr Ronald Casey and Ms Catherine Archbold

Mrs Susan Chessell

Mr Ben Churcher*

Dr Peter Cochrane and Dr Suzanne Rickard

Coles Danziger Foundation

Mrs Fiona Cotton*

CRA International

Mrs Helen Creagh and Professor Emeritus Dudley Creagh*

Professor Robert Cribb and Mrs Susan Cribb*

Mr Malcolm Crompton

Mrs Gloria Cumming

Ms DK Cunningham

Mrs Carolyn Curnow*

Mr Charles P Curran AC and Mrs Eva Curran

Ms Perri Cutten and Mr Jo Daniell

Professor Mahananda Dasgupta*

Mr Brian Davidson

Dr Barbara Dawson*

Mr Terry De Martin*

Dr Michelle Deaker

The Hon Mary Delahunty

Mr Sean Dale Dengate

Mrs Margaret Dent*

The late Ms Lauraine Diggins OAM

Dr Robert Dingley

Mr Murray Doyle AAM*

The late Dr Sophie Ducker

Dr Annie Duncan and Mr Peter Duncan AO

Ms Jane Edmanson OAM

The Hon RJ Ellicott AC KC*

The late Hon Justice Rae Else-Mitchell

Mrs Margaret Eva*

Ms Elizabeth Evatt AC*

Dr Suzanne Falkiner

Family History ACT

The late Mrs Pauline Fanning ISO MBE

Dr Vanessa Fanning*

Mrs Maureen Fisher*

Mr Richard Fisher*

Mr Richard Flanagan*

Mr King Fong OAM JP

Mr Andrew Freeman FACS and Ms Diana Pelyk

In memory of the late Ms Deborah Fuller*

Ms Janet Galley OAM*

Gandel Foundation

Mrs Helen Garner

Gaslight Books

Ms Jennifer Giles*

Rear Admiral James Goldrick AO CSC RAN*

Mr IJ and Mrs SB Gollings*

Ms Christine Goode PSM

Mr Andrew Gosling*

Griffith 8 Book Group

Ms Linda Groom

Mr Robert Grozier and Mrs Karen Grozier

Dr Grazia Gunn and the late Emeritus Professor Ian Donaldson FAHA FBA FRSE

Mr Roger Gyles AO KC and Mrs Alison Gyles*

Mr Peter Hack*

Mr Clive Haddock

Mr Sam Hallinan and Mrs Joanne Hallinan

Mrs Isobel Hamilton

Professor Margaret Harris

Emeritus Professor Dennis Haskell AM

Mr Colin Hauff*

Mr Robert Hawes*

Ms Susan K Heal*

Mr Michael Heard and Mrs Mary Heard

Mr Robert Hefner and Ms Peggy Daroesman

Mrs Heather Henderson and the late Mr Peter Henderson AC*

The late Dr Basil S Hetzel

Hill Thalis Architecture + Urban Projects Pty Ltd

The late Mr Robert Hill-Ling AO and the late Mrs Rosemary Hill-Ling OAM

Ms Eleanor Hing Fay*

Mrs Janet Hirst*

Dr Stephen Holt and Ms Elizabeth Nelson*

Ms Peggy Horn*

Mrs Margaret Hughes

Hughes-Warrington Family

Mr Gary Humphries AO*

Ms Elizabeth Hurst*

Dr Anthea Hyslop

Dr Peter Ingle and Mrs Rosemary Ingle*

Ms Marilyn Jessop*

Mr David MH John*

The Hon Dr Gary Johns

Dr Peter Wyllie Johnston*

Professor Nicholas Jose and Dr Claire Roberts*

Mr Christopher Joyce*

Ms Irene Kaspar and Mr Peter Boege*

Ms Antonia Kasunic and Mr Nicholas Craft*

Ms Joan Kennedy*

Mr Gary Kent

Dr Ruth Kerr OAM*

The late Dr James Kerr AM

Mr Robert Kirby and Mrs Mem Kirby OAM

Professor Wallace Kirsop*


The late Dame Leonie Kramer AC OBE

The Hon Justice Francois Kunc*

Ms Anne Latreille

Mr Julian Leeser MP and Ms Joanna Davidson

Mr Frank Lewincamp PSM and Ms Barbara Lewincamp*

Mr Andrew Ligertwood and Mrs Virginia Ligertwood

Dr Frederick Lilley and Mrs Penelope Lilley

Ms Robin Love*

Dr Jan Lyall PSM and Mr Ken Lyall

Ms Liz Lynch*

Mr Gregor Macaulay*

Professor Charles Campbell Macknight and Mrs Lorraine Macknight*

Mrs Maxine Macmillan

Mr John Maffey OAM*

Ms Roslyn Maguire*

Ms Janet Manuell SC

Mr Robert B Mark

Mr David Marr

Ms Kathleen Marshall

Dr Rod Marston*

Mr Julian Martyn and Ms Linda Sproul

Sir Anthony Mason AC KBE GBM

Ms Sue Mathews

Mrs Margaret May*

Ms Robyn McAdam*

Dr Conor McCarthy*

Dr Ken McCracken*

Miss Jan McDonald*

Mrs Vacharin McFadden and Mr Robert McFadden*

The Hon Jeannette McHugh and The Hon Mr Michael McHugh AC KC*

The late Captain Paul McKay

Ms Fiona McLeod AO SC

Mr Ronald McLeod AM

Mr Simon McMillan*

Mr Peter McMullin AM, in memory of the late Mr Neil McLean*

Mr Chris Michalis

The late Dr Alison Adele Millerd

Mr Doug Milne*

Ms Claire Moore

Dr Louise Moran*

Ms Jane Morley

Mr Stuart Morris*

Professor I Moses AO and Dr JA Moses*

Mr Paul Munro*

Ms Jane Needham SC

The late Hon Jocelyn Newman AO

Ms Marion Newman*

Dr Bennie Ng*

Ms Sandra Nixon*

Professor Brian O'Keeffe AO

Paperchain Bookstore

Mr Andrew Phelan AM*

Ms Eve Phillips*

Mrs PP Pickering

Ms Cathy Pilgrim and Mr Steven Anderson*

Mrs Mary Pollard

Mr Chester Porter KC and Mrs Jean Porter

Lady Potter AC CMRI

Mr Richard Price*

Mrs Anne Prins*

Dr Rapin Quinn and Dr Peter Quinn*

Ms Frances Rand and the late Ms Barbara Farelly

Ms Pam Ray

The late Mr Bill (WF) Refshauge

The Hon Margaret Reid AO*

Professor Anthony Reid*

Mr Ian Renard AM*

Professor Craig Reynolds FAHA

The late Mrs E Richardson OAM

Professor Matthew Ricketson and Ms Gillian Callister*

Mr Ken Riordan*

Ms Valerie Rivers

Ms Rhyll Rivett*

The late Mr G Robinson and the late Mrs B Robinson

Mr Geoffrey Robinson and Ms Julie Burdis

Mrs Pamela Robinson and Mr NJ Robinson*

The late Professor Emerita Jill Roe AO

Professor Michael Roe

Ms Penny Rogers*

Rome Family

Ms Christine Ronalds AO SC

Mr Alan Rose AO and Mrs Helen Rose*

Ms Rosalie Rotolo-Hassan*

Rotru Investments Pty Ltd for Mrs Eve Mahlab AO and Mr Frank Mahlab*

Royal Military College Classes of 1966, 1967 and 1968

Mr William Rutledge and Mrs Julia Rutledge*

Mrs Ann Ryan

Mr Bob Santamaria

The Hon Justice Joseph Santamaria

Ms Phillipa Saraceno

The late Dr H Maurice Saxby AM

Ms LD Schofield-Olsen*

Mr WS Semple

Ms Tonia Shand AM

The Reverend G Shaw and Mrs J Shaw

Mr Stephen Shelmerdine AM and Mrs Kate Shelmerdine

Mr Tony Shepherd AO

Mr Wayne Sheridan*

In memory of the late Mr Edmund Simon*

Dr Marian Simpson and Mr Colin Simpson*

Mrs Mary Simpson and Mr Antony Simpson

Dr Kerry Smith AM*

Ms Melissa Smith

Ms Wendy Smith*

Dr David Solomon AM*

Mr Ezekiel Solomon AM

Mr Paul Stanton*

Mrs Helene Stead*

Associate Professor Bruce Steele AM

Ms E Stone*

Dr Jennifer Strauss AM

Ms Kaaren Sutcliffe and Mr Andrew Sutcliffe

Mr Doug Sutherland AM

Mr Robin Syme AM and Mrs Rosemary Syme*

Ms Felicity Teague

Mr Grahame Thom*

Mr Arnold Thomas

Mrs Angela Thorn and the late Mr Bill Thorn

Associate Professor Gerald Thurnwald AM*

Dr Bernadette Tobin AO and Mr Terence Tobin KC

Ms Daniela Torsh*

Mrs Geraldine Triffitt*

Dr Elizabeth Truswell

Mr Dave Tunbridge

Ms Lisa Turner

Professor Trent Twomey

Dr Hugh Tyndale-Biscoe AM*

Mr John Uhrig AC and Mrs Shirley Uhrig

Mr Charles Ulm and Dr Jacqui Strecker*

Mr John Ulm and Mrs Valda Ulm*

The late Ms Elaine van Kempen

Mr Frank van Straten AM

The late Mr Gerald Walsh MA

Mr Patrick Walters

Mrs Gail Ward

Ms Lucille Warth

Dr Jill Waterhouse*

Ms Alexandra Wedutenko*

Mrs Judy Weiss

Mr Lou Westende OAM

Ms Helen White and Mr Bob Richardson*

Ms Linda White*

Dr Peter White*

Ms Wendy Whitham*

Dr Brendan Whyte and Mrs Suthida Whyte*

Mr Doug Wickens and Mrs Betty Wickens*

Dr IS Wilkey and Mrs H Wilkey*

Emeritus Professor David Williams AM*

Ms Helen Rodda Williams AC

Mrs Lyn Williams AM

Ms B Willoughby-Thomas

Ms Susan Wishart*

In memory of the late Mr John Withell*

Mr Greg Wood and Mrs Marie Wood

Dr Malcolm Wood and Ms Ruth Wood

The late Ms Helen Woodger

Estate of the late HC Coombs

Sixty supporters gave anonymously at this level.

Founding Patrons

Dr Marion Amies*

Mrs Phoebe Bischoff OAM

Mrs Josephine Calaby

Dr RL Cope PSM*

The late Mr Victor Crittenden OAM

The late Ms Lauraine Diggins OAM

The late Lady Ebury

Mr Andrew Freeman FACS

Ms JL Fullerton AO*

Griffith 8 Book Group

Mrs Claudia Hyles OAM*

Professor Joyce Kirk and Dr Terry Kirk*

Dr Jan Lyall PSM

Mrs Vacharin McFadden and Mr Robert McFadden*

Mr Peter McGovern AM*

Mrs Glennis Moss and the late Dr Kenneth Moss AM

Mr John Oliver and Mrs Libby Oliver*

Mrs PP Pickering

Emeritus Professor Alan Robson AO and Mrs Gwenda Robson*

Ms Kay Rodda*

Rotru Investments Pty Ltd for Mrs Eve Mahlab AO and Mr Frank Mahlab*

Mrs Angela Thorn and the late Mr Bill Thorn

Mr John Ulm and Mrs Valda Ulm*

Ms Lucille Warth

Three supporters donated anonymously. 

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