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A sculpture erected as a permanent tribute to the lifetime achievement in South Australia of the former Governor of South Australia, Dame Roma Mitchell
Dame Roma Mitchell, AC, DBE, CVO, QC (1913 – 2000) was an Australian lawyer, judge and state governor. She was the first Australian woman to be a judge, a Queen's Counsel, a chancellor of an Australian university and the Governor of an Australian state. Dame Roma Mitchell was considered to be a pioneer of the Australian women's rights movement.
|Address:||North Terrace, Prince Henry Gardens, Adelaide, 5000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -34.921263|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Sub-Theme:||Government - State|
|Monument Designer:||Janette Moore|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 2nd July, 1999|
The Honourable Dame Roma Mitchell
Governor of South Australia 1991 - 1996
Chancellor of the University of Adelaide 1983 - 1990
Judge of the Supreme Court of South Australia 1965 - 1983