Stanley Women of the 19th Century

Community Event

30 Mar 2018 to 8 Mar 2019

Hearts of Gold and Minds of Mettle, Mary Rawes to Mariette Craig – Stanley Women of the 19th Century.

The little known stories of Stanley’s women of the 19th century are presented in this exhibition. Of diverse skills and occupations – in horticulture, gold mining and retail – these resilient women include a group who signed the 1891 Monster Petition for women’s suffrage.


Art & Culture History & Heritage Museums Australia Public Toilet Wheelchair access


Free Entry

Event Times

30 Mar 2018 to 8 Mar 2019

Weekly Event


Stanley Athenaeum & Public Room

2 Beechworth-Stanley Road, Stanley, 3747

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