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Sheila STUBBS

Additional Information:

1940s - Pioneer of Hay and western New South Wales.
1950s - Sawmiller, hotel worker, station hand, drover, horsewoman, kangaroo shooter/skinner, and shearer's cook.
1960s - Charcoal burner, roustabout, professional fisherman, hotel cook and crack rifle shot.
1988 - Recognised in the book Australia's Unsung Heroes & Heroines.


Resources

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    Sheila competing at the Queens prize at Williamstown early 60s. Photo taken by the Age (Sportswoman of the week) and also appeared in local Rupanyup paper

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Sheila Goulding, Drover 1956 floods bamah

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    1950s, 1960s

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Glenfine Station, Sheila cooking for shearers

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Golf champ, Swan Hill

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Sheila, early 1980s

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Sheila with Bill Gash in doorway, 1950s

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Photo in local paper Echuca. Sheila playing golf, Rich River during her best golfing years

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Robinvale Sheila and John

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Sheila droving 1940s

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Sheila during droving years

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.


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    Sheila during WW2, living in Sydney for a short time

    Photo provided by, and used with permission of, her son, John STUBBS.