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Susan RIDE

Also known as: née Higgins

Special Achievements:

1966 - Leader of Australia's first all Aboriginal Brownie pack.
Centralian of the Year with Sister Eileen HEATH.
1986 - Presented with Banksia Award for service to Guiding in Central Australia Division.
1991 - Appointed Northern Territory's State Commissioner (first from outside Darwin).

Additional Information:

Junior member, then instructor, at Alice Springs Youth Centre and at times Acting Director.
Divisional Commissioner for Central Australia.
Supervisor of School Holiday Programs.


  • References

    Thomson, Greg.  Dedicated work earns Sue just rewards.  newspaper unknown.  date unknown:page unknown.

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    Rudwick, Margaret.  (1996, May).  Northern Exposure.  GiA, 12-13.

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    Brennan, Greg.  Joint Centralian award goes to ‘worthy’ women.  newspaper unknown.  date unknown:page unknown.

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    Ride new head for guides in Territory.  newspaper unknown.  date unknown:page unknown.

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    Morrison, Glenn.  Thank you volunteers.  Centralian Advocate.  October 9, 2001:4.  

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    Brownie points are no joke!.  newspaper unknown.  date unknown:page unknown..