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Stand Out Women Invitiation. Artwork design by Janine Debenam. Text overlay: Stand Out Women, August 3 - October 1

An exhibition at Lighthouse Arts, Nobbys-Whibayganba Headland


Stand Out Women  celebrates women—pioneers, innovators, influencers—who made their mark in the history of Newcastle and the Hunter. 

Three local historians, Christine Bramble, Jude Conway and Barbara Heaton, work with members of the Newcastle Printmakers Workshop in an exhibition that celebrates the lives of stand out women of local history. 


August 3 – October 1, 2023
Open Saturdays & Sundays, 10am – 4pm.
Free entry.


Christine Bramble
Jude Conway
Barbara Heaton

Newcastle Printmakers:

Robyn Culley
Janine Debenham
Amanda Donohue
Helen Fenner
Robin Hundt
Justine MacCormick
Gina McDonald
Vicki Macnamara
Sharran Makin
Shirley Mort
Aurelia Nowak
Amanda Watts
Therese Gabriel Wilkins
Jim Williams
Penny Wilson

Stand Out Women:

Molly Morgan
Margaret “of Awabakal”
Harriet and Helena Scott
Matron Ida Greaves
Rev. Joan Hore
Alice Ferguson
Matron Ellen Savage
“Twink” Story
Dr Anne Von Bertouch
Joy Cummings
Tessa Maunder
Vera Deacon
Margaret Henry
Dolly Bates
Su Cruikshank

Lighthouse Arts is an initiative of the Hunter Writers’ Centre.