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5.3 Appendix C: Grants, Bequests, Partnerships and Donations


Australian Paralympic Committee (oral history project)

Catalyst—Australian Arts and Culture Fund (Treasures Curator)

Department of Communications and the Arts (Community Heritage Grants)

National Archives of Australia (Community Heritage Grants)

National Film and Sound Archive (Community Heritage Grants)

National Museum of Australia (Community Heritage Grants)

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities (oral history project)

Office of the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security (oral history project)

The Myer Foundation

One donor donated anonymously to an oral history project.


The Estate of Alan Walter Ives

The Estate of Joan Lindsay

The Estate of Harold S. Williams

Ralf Iannuzzi Memorial Trust

The late Helen Woodger


Asia Study Grant Partners

BMY Group

Global Business College of Australia

Manors Gate Group

Exhibition Partners: Cook and the Pacific


Australian Government International Exhibitions Insurance

Australian Government National Collecting Institutions Touring and Outreach Program

Foxtel HISTORY Channel

Kenyon Foundation

Pratt Foundation

National Library Partners

Eden Road Wines


In-kind Partners

Forrest Hotel and Apartments

Schwartz Media

TFE Hotels


Professor Dennis Altman AM

Mr Ronald G. Armstrong

The Australian Greens

The Australian Lebanese Historical Society

The Australian Round Dance Association

The family of Mr Don Baker

Ms Margaret Blakers

Ms Eunice Bold-Edwards

Mr Stephen Boyden

Dr Bob Brown

Mr Manfred Claasz

Professor Graeme Clark AC

Mr Peter Cochrane

Mr Michael Collins Persse MVO, OAM

Ms Kaz Cooke

Mr Roger Dargie

Mr Ian Davidson

Dr Edward Duyker

Mr Peter Freeman OAM

Ms Helen Garner

Mr John Garran

The family of Mr Peter Gelling

The estate of Romaldo Giurgola AO

Andrew Godfrey

Ms Helga Griffin

Emeritus Professor Tom Griffiths AO

Mr Stephen Groenewegen

Ms Eleanor Hart

Ms Anne Henderson AM

Mr Anthony Hill

Emeritus Professor Jenny Hocking

Hurlstone Agricultural High School

Mr Robert Ingpen AM

Ms Franceska Jordan AM

Dr Jamie C. Kassler and Dr Michael Kassler

The family of Mr Kevin T. Kelly

The Kwong family

Emeritus Professor Isabel McBryde AO

Professor Susan Magarey AM

Dr Ian Manning

Professor Allan Marett

Associate Professor Neville Meaney

Ms Carol M. Mills

Professor Tessa Morris-Suzuki

Lance Nelson and Jill Beyer

Mr Mudrooroo Nyoongah

Mr John Olsen AO, OBE

Dr A. Barrie Pittock PSM

Mr Alan Reid

Professor Libby Robin

The family of Mr Tom Rosenthal

Professor Andrew Schultz

Mrs Beryl Sedivka

Ms Gael Shannon

The family of Geoff Sharp

Emeritus Professor Susan Sheridan

Professor Peter Singer AC

Mr Bruce Smeaton

Ms Virginia Spate AC

Emeritus Professor Raymond Specht

Ms Diane Spooner

Mr Alan Stevens

Mr Teshima Tairiku

The family of Dr Barbara Thiering

Professor Julian Thomas

Mr Darryl Thompson

Ms Sue Vardon AO

The Walter Burley Griffin Society

The Watermark Literary Society

Mr Terry Wills Cooke OAM

Mr John Ian Wing

Mr John Withell

The Women’s Electoral Lobby

Mr Roger Woodward AC, OBE

Ms Amanda Zappia


The National Library of Australia Fund helps the Library to manage, develop, preserve, digitise and deliver its documentary heritage collections to the widest possible audience, both online and onsite.

This year, specific campaigns included support for the preservation and digitisation of performing arts scrapbooks containing ephemera held in the PROMPT collection, and preservation and digitisation of a century of advertising posters, 1850–1950. The National Library of Australia Fund donors are acknowledged at the following gift levels:

  • Principal Patron: gifts of $1,000,000 and above
  • Platinum Patron: gifts of $250,000 to $999,999
  • Gold Patron: gifts of $100,000 to $249,999
  • Silver Patron: gifts of $25,000 to $99,999
  • Bronze Patron: gifts of $10,000 to $24,999
  • Patron: gifts of $1,000 to $9,999
  • Founding Patron: gifts of $1,000 and above during the first years of the Patrons program (2009–2011)
  • Donor: gifts under $1,000.

The Library gratefully acknowledges the generosity and support of Patrons and Donors.

Listed below are Patrons who have given to the fund since its inception in 2009 and Donors who have given in 2018–19. (An asterisk beside a name in the list below indicates Patrons who donated in 2018–19).


Ms Jane Hemstritch*

Stokes Family*

Vincent Fairfax Family Foundation


Ms Juliana Smeaton Edwards*

Friends of the National Library of Australia*

Dr Michael Kassler and Dr Jamie Kassler*

Mrs Pat McCann*

Ms Simone Vinall*


Associate Professor Noel Dan AM and Mrs Adrienne Dan*

Dick and Pip Smith Foundation

Kenyon Foundation*

Mr Kevin McCann AM and Mrs Deidre McCann*

Macquarie Group Foundation Ltd

Mr Robert Maynard

Minerals Council of Australia*

The Myer Foundation*

Planet Wheeler Foundation

The late Mrs Alison Sanchez

Ms Anne-Marie Schwirtlich AM, FAHA and Mr Stephen Yorke

Dr John Seymour and Mrs Heather Seymour AO*

Mr Kerry Stokes AC and Ms Christine Simpson Stokes*

Mr Ryan Stokes and Mrs Claire Stokes*

One supporter donated anonymously.


Mr Jim Bain AM and Mrs Janette Bain

Dr Diana J. Carroll*

The late Mr Victor Crittenden OAM

Mr Christopher Edye in honour of George Henry Bruce*

Ms Catherine Hope Gordon

Dr Ron Houghton DFC and the late Mrs Nanette Houghton

Ms Marjorie Lindenmayer*

The Linnaeus Estate

Lovell Chen Pty Ltd

The MacLeod Family Trust*

Dr Thomas Mautner

Mr Simon Moore

Mrs Glennis Moss and the late Dr Kenneth Moss AM

Origin Foundation

Mrs Patricia Peck and the late Mr Nigel Peck AM

Mrs Margaret Ross AM and Dr Ian Ross

Ms Josephine Shanks and Emeritus Professor Dr Robert Shanks*

Mr Doug Snedden and Ms Belinda Snedden*

In memory of the late Ms Della Keren Thomas

Associate Professor Linnett Turner and Associate Professor David Turner*

Wesfarmers Ltd

Mr Geoffrey White OAM and Mrs Sally White OAM*

Three supporters donated anonymously.


Dr Marion Amies*

Professor Kent Anderson*

Dr Marie-Louise Ayres and Dr Russell Ayres*

Mrs Alison J. Bloomfield

Justice Thomas Bradley

Dr Desmond Bright and Dr Ruth Bright AM

Ms Kristal Claasz

In memory of the late Mrs Mavis Thorpe Clark

Dr Patricia Clarke OAM, FAHA*

Dr R.L. Cope PSM

Ms Christine Courtenay AM and the late Mr Bryce Courtenay AM

The Lord Ebury and the late Lady Ebury*

Mr John Fairfax AO and Mrs Libby Fairfax*

Mr Tim Fairfax AC

Mr James Ferguson

The Hon. Martin Ferguson AM*

The late Lieutenant Colonel (Retd) M.A. Fletcher JP

Sir James Gobbo AC, CVO

Mr John M. Green

Liberty Financial

Mr Brian Long and Ms Cathy Long

The Hon. Dr Brett Mason*

Mrs Janet McDonald AO and Mr Donald McDonald AC

Mr Bruce Miller*

Miss Carol Moya Mills

Mr Baillieu Myer AC and Mrs Sarah Myer*

Mrs Maria Myers AC

Mr John Oliver and Mrs Libby Oliver*

Ms Meg Paul*

Dr Fiona Powell

Professor Janice Reid AC, FASSA

Mrs Diana Ritch and Mr Jack Ritch

Emeritus Professor Alan Robson AO and Mrs Gwenda Robson

Miss Kay Rodda*

Mr Robin V.F. Smith

The Hon. Mr James Spigelman AC

Ms Deborah Thomas

Ms Patricia Waller Wong family*

Three supporters donated anonymously.


Mrs Lynette Adams*

Ake Ake Fund

Dr Michael Alpers AO, CSM and Dr Deborah Lehmann AO

Ms Cynthia Anderson

Mrs Margaret Anderson

Mrs Sue Andrews

Asia Bookroom

Ms Kate Baillieu

Mr Simon Banks

Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps Inc.

Mr Rhett Bartlett*

Mr Sam Bartone

Mrs Nina Bassat and Mr Robert Bassat*

The Hon. Dr Annabelle Bennett AO, SC and Dr David Bennett AC, QC

Ms Baiba Berzins

Mrs Eva Besen AO and Mr Marc Besen AC

Ms Margaret Bettison*

Mr Udai Bhati and Mrs Shanta Bhati*

Ms Phoebe Bischoff OAM

Professor Geoffrey Blainey AC

Ms Emily Booker

Dr Max Bourke AM and Ms Margaret Bourke

Mr Penleigh Boyd and Ms Robyn Boyd

Sir Ron Brierley

Mr Charles Bright and Mrs Primrose Bright

Ms Elizabeth Brouwer

Mr Howard Brown and Ms Jenny Brown*

Emeritus Professor Mairéad Browne FALIA and Dr David Browne*

Dr Geoffrey Burkhardt*

Ms Eve Buscombe and Ms Dawn Richardson, in memory of William and Royal Buscombe*

Caiger Family

Dr Geoffrey Cains

Mrs Josephine Calaby

Mrs Jennie Cameron

Mr Ian Campbell*

The Reverend Edmund Campion

Canberra Friends of Dili Inc.*

Mrs Joanna Capon OAM and the late Dr Edmund Capon AM, OBE

Mr Matt Carkeet*

Mr Michael Carlton

Carmelite Monastery

Emeritus Professor David Carment AM*

Dr John Carmody

Mr Ronald Casey and Ms Catherine Archbold*

CIMIC Group Ltd

Dr Peter Cochrane and Dr Suzanne Rickard Mr John Collins*

Professor James Cotton*

Mrs Helen Creagh*

Professor Robert Cribb and Mrs Susan Cribb*

Mrs Gloria Cumming

Mrs Carolyn Curnow and the late Mr Bill Curnow*

Mr Charles P. Curran AC and Mrs Eva Curran

Ms Perri Cutten and Mr Jo Daniell

Dr Joanne Daly and Dr Michael Adena*

Mrs Rowena Danziger AM and Mr Ken Coles AM*

Professor Mahananda Dasgupta

Mr Brian Davidson*

Professor Jeremy Davis AM and Dr Jessica Milner Davis

Mr Terry De Martin*

Dr Michelle Deaker

The Hon. Mary Delahunty

Mr Sean Dale Dengate

Mrs Margaret Dent*

The late Ms Lauraine Diggins OAM*

Dr Annie Duncan and Mr Peter Duncan AO

Ms Kristen Durran*

Ms Jane Edmanson OAM

The Hon. R.J. Ellicott AC, QC*

Dr N.F. Exon and Mrs D.F. Exon*

Dr Suzanne Falkiner

Mrs Maureen Fisher

Mr Andrew Freeman FACS

Ms J.L. Fullerton AO*

Ms Jennifer Giles*

Ms Christine Goode PSM*

Mr Andrew Gosling*

Griffith 8 Book Group

Ms Linda Groom*

Mr Robert Grozier and Mrs Karen Grozier*

Dr Grazia Gunn and Emeritus Professor Ian Donaldson FAHA, FBA, FRSE

The Hon. Roger Gyles AO, QC*

Mr Peter Hack*

Mr Clive Haddock

Mr Sam Hallinan and Mrs Joanne Hallinan

Mrs Isobel Hamilton

Professor Margaret Harris*

Emeritus Professor Dennis Haskell AM

Mr Colin Hauff*

Ms Susan K. Heal*

Mr Robert Hefner and Ms Peggy Doroesman*

Mrs Heather Henderson and the late Mr Peter Henderson AC

The Heraldry & Genealogy Society of Canberra Inc.

The late Dr Basil S. Hetzel

Ms Sarah Hill and Mr Philip Thalis

Mrs Rosemary Hill-Ling OAM and the late Mr Robert Hill-Ling AO

Mrs Rosanna Hindmarsh OAM*

Mrs Janet Hirst*

Ms Peggy Horn*

Hughes-Warrington family*

Mr Gary Humphries AO

Dr Anthea Hyslop

Dr Peter Ingle and Mrs Rosemary Ingle Inside History

Ms Marilyn Jessop*

Mr David M.H. John*

Ms Irene Kaspar and Mr Peter Boege

Ms Antonia Kasunic and Mr Nicholas Craft*

Ms Joan Kennedy*

Dr Ann Kent and the late Dr Bruce Kent

Mr Gary Kent

The late Dr James Kerr AM

Dr Ruth Kerr OAM*

Mr Robert Kirby and Mrs Mem Kirby Professor Wallace Kirsop*


The late Dame Leonie Kramer AC, OBE

Ms Anne Latreille

Dr Elizabeth Lawson

Mr Julian Leeser MP and Ms Joanna Davidson*

Mr Frank Lewincamp PSM and Ms Barbara Lewincamp

Mr Robert Lundie*

Dr Jan Lyall PSM

Mr Michael Lynch and Ms Liz Lynch*

Ms Robyn McAdam*

Miss Janet McDonald*

Mrs Vacharin McFadden and Mr Robert McFadden*

Mr Peter McGovern AM*

The late Captain Paul McKay

Emeritus Professor Campbell Macknight and Mrs Lorraine Macknight

Ms Fiona McLeod SC

Mr Ronald McLeod AM

Mr Simon McMillan*

Ms Janet Manuell SC

Mr Robert B. Mark

Mr David Marr

Ms Kathleen Marshall

Dr Rod Marston

Mr Julian Martyn and Ms Linda Sproul

Sir Anthony Mason AC, KBE, GBM

The late Dr Alison Adele Millerd

Senator Claire Moore

Professor Ingrid Moses AO and Dr John Moses*

Mrs Anne Moten*

Ms Jane Needham SC

Professor Colin Nettelbeck FAHA and Mrs Carol Nettelbeck*

The late Hon. Jocelyn Newman AO

Ms Marion Newman

Professor Brian O’Keeffe AO

Mr Andrew Phelan AC*

Ms M.E. Phillips*

Mrs P.P. Pickering

Ms Cathy Pilgrim and Mr Steven Anderson*

Mrs Mary Pollard*

Mr Chester Porter QC Lady Potter AC, CMRI

Mrs Anne Prins*

Ms Frances Rand and Ms Barbara Farelly*

Mrs Pam Ray*

Ms Dianne Redwood and Mr Denis Foot*

Professor Dimity Reed AM and Dr Garry Joslin

The late Mr Bill (W.F.) Refshauge

The Hon. Margaret Reid AO

Mr Ian Renard AM*

Professor Craig Reynolds FAHA*

The late Mrs E. Richardson OAM Mr Ken Riordan*

Ms Valerie Rivers

Mr G. Robinson and Mrs B. Robinson

Mr Geoffrey Robinson and Ms Julie Burdis

Mrs Pamela Robinson*

Dr Maxine Rochester*

The late Professor Emerita Jill Roe AO

Professor Michael Roe

Rome family

Ms Christine Ronalds AO, SC

Mr Alan Rose AO and Mrs Helen Rose*

Rotru Investments Pty Ltd for Mrs Eve Mahlab AO and Mr Frank Mahlab*

Royal Military College of Australia—class members of 1966, 1967 and 1968*

Mr William Rutledge and Mrs Julia Rutledge

Mrs Ann Ryan

Mr Bob Santamaria

The Hon. Justice Joseph Santamaria

Ms Phillipa Saraceno

The late Dr H. Maurice Saxby AM

Ms Linda Schofield-Olsen*

The Reverend G. Shaw and Mrs J. Shaw*

Mr Stephen Shelmerdine AM and Mrs Kate Shelmerdine

Mr Tony Shepherd AO Mr Wayne Sheridan*

Dr Marian Simpson and Mr Colin Simpson*

Mrs Mary Simpson and Mr Antony Simpson Dr Kerry Smith AM*

Ms Melissa Smith*

Ms Wendy Smith*

Mr Ezekiel Solomon AM

Mrs Helene Stead*

Associate Professor Bruce Steele AM

Ms E. Stone*

Dr Jennifer Strauss AM*

Ms Kaaren Sutcliffe and Mr Andrew Sutcliffe

Mr Doug Sutherland AM

Mr Robin Syme AM*

Mr Howard Tanner AM

Ms Felicity Teague

Mr Grahame Thom

Mr Arnold Thomas

Mr Robert Thomas AO*

Mrs Angela Thorn and the late Mr Bill Thorn Associate Professor Gerald Thurnwald AM*

Dr Bernadette Tobin AO and Mr Terence Tobin QC

Mrs Helen Todd*

Ms Daniela Torsh*

Ms Lisa Turner*

Mr John Uhrig AC and Mrs Shirley Uhrig

Mr John Ulm and Mrs Valda Ulm

The late Ms Elaine van Kempen*

Mr Frank van Straten AM

The late Gerald Walsh MA

Ms Lucille Warth

Ms Jill Waterhouse

Ms Alexandra Wedutenko*

Mr Lou Westende OAM

Mrs Joy Wheatley and Mr Norman Wheatley*

Ms Helen White and Mr Bob Richardson*

Dr Peter White*

Ms Wendy Whitham

Dr Brendan Whyte and Mrs Suthida Whyte*

Mr Doug Wickens and Mrs Betty Wickens*

Ms Helen Rodda Williams AC

Ms B. Willoughby-Thomas Dr Malcolm Wood*

Mrs Marie Wood and Mr Greg Wood*

Dr Michael W. Young

Forty supporters donated anonymously.


Dr Marion Amies*

Mrs Phoebe Bischoff OAM

Mrs Josephine Calaby

Dr R.L. Cope PSM

The late Mr Victor Crittenden OAM

The late Ms Lauraine Diggins OAM

The late Lady Ebury

Mr Andrew Freeman FACS

Ms J.L. Fullerton AO*

Griffith 8 Book Group

Mrs Claudia Hyles*

Professor Joyce Kirk and Dr Terry Kirk*

Dr Jan Lyall PSM

Mrs Vacharin McFadden and Mr Robert McFadden*

Mr Peter McGovern AM*

Mrs Glennis Moss and the late Dr Kenneth Moss AM

Mr John Oliver and Mrs Libby Oliver*

Mrs P.P. Pickering

Emeritus Professor Alan Robson AO and Mrs Gwenda Robson

Miss Kay Rodda*

Rotru Investments Pty Ltd for Mrs Eve Mahlab AO and Mr Frank Mahlab*

Mrs Angela Thorn and the late Mr Bill Thorn

Mr John Ulm and Mrs Valda Ulm

Ms Lucille Warth

Three supporters donated anonymously.

DONORS 2018-19

Mr Timothy a’Beckett

Dr Cynthia Allen

Mr John Arundel

Mrs D.J. Askew and Mr M.C. Askew

Professor Peter Bailey AM, OBE

Ms Karen Beath

Ms K. Blackburn and Mr S. Clugston

The Hon. Neal Blewett AC

Ms Lisa Brown

Ms Frances Callinan

Mrs Judith Campbell

The late Mr Viv Carter

Mr Bert Castellari

Mrs Marguerite Castello

Mr Richard Castles and Pucci Cat

Mr Rodney Cavalier AO

Ms Marilyn Christianson

Mr G.E. Clark and Mrs D.M. Clark

Ms Fiona Clarke

Mr Peter Collins

Ms Natalie Cooke

Mrs E.A. Coupland

Miss Sophie Cross

Ms D.K. Cunningham

Dr Les Davies

Brigadier Phillip Davies AM and Mrs Sandra Davies

Dr Christopher Davis and Mrs Mary Davis

Mrs Lee Davy

Mr Alan Dawson

Mrs Robyn Dean and Mr Phillip Dean

Dr Karen Downing

Captain Murray Doyle AAM

Ms Melanie Drake

Miss Robyn A. Duncan

Ms Kim Durban

Ms Jacqueline Dwyer

Dr Stephen Dyer

Miss Lisa Elliott

Ms Elizabeth Evatt AC

Mrs Lorraine Fairbank

Mr Benjamin Farr

Mr P.J. Fisher and Mrs S.D. Fisher

Dr Juliet Flesch

Dr Margaret Folkard

Mrs Kerrie Ford and Mr Geoff Ford OAM

Dr L.E. Foster

Mrs Karin Fyfe

Mrs S. Gillies and Mr D. Gillies

Mrs Gayle Ginnane

Mr I.J. Gollings and Mrs S.B. Gollings

Ms Jillian Goodge

Mrs June Gordon

Dr Elizabeth Grant AM

Ms Karen Groeneveld and Mr Peter Groeneveld

Ms Judith Gunning

Ms Lissy Hablitschek

Mrs Regina Hall

Dr Brian Harrap

Mrs Samantha Hills

Ms Meredith Hinchliffe

Ms Eleanor Hing Fay

Mr Bradley Hinton

Hughston Group

Dr Victoria Jennings

Ms Belinda Jessup

Dr Ian Jobling and Dr Anne Jobling

Dr J.V. Johnson CSC, AAM

The late Mr Norman Jolly OAM

Ms Janet Kay

Associate Professor Rosanne Kennedy

Mr David Kennemore

Ms Judy Kennett

Mr James Kidd

Ms Anne Kiley

Mr Peter Kirby

Mr Benjamin Knudson AM

Dr Diana Leeder

Ms Brenda P. Lewis

Mr Trevor Lewis

Ms Melanie Lindner

Ms Jane McCarty

Dr Peter McDonald

Ms Hannah McInnes

Mr Hugh Mackay AO and Mrs Sheila Mackay

Dr Leah McKenzie

Dr Hilda E. Maclean

Mr Glenn Maddock

Mr John Maffey OAM

Ms Trishna Malhi

Mr John Malone

Dr Peter Manns and Mrs Svetlana Manns

Mr Russell James Marston

Ms Glenda Martinick

Dr Betty Meehan FAHA

Mr Rowley Charles Miller OAM

Mrs Mary Mitchell

Mr Glenn Moore

Mr Peter Moore

Dr Louise Moran

Mr Claude Neumann

Mrs Elizabeth Nunn

Ms Marion O’Hara Kossatz

Dr Jacqueline Orsborne

Dr M. Park and Mr G. Imashev

Ms Jacqui Pinkava

Mr Graeme Powell and Mrs Tini O’Brien

Dr Rapin Quinn and Dr Peter Quinn

Mrs Samantha Rannard

Mrs E.E. Richardson

Dr Lyn Riddett

Mrs Rosemary Ritorto

Mrs Beth Roberts

Ms Penny Rogers

Mr Stephen Ryan and Mrs Mary Anne Ryan

Mrs Mary Seefried

Mr W.S. Semple

Ms Cristina Shannon

Mrs Kay P. Smith

Dr David Solomon AM

Mrs Gwyneth Sparrow

Mrs Aileen Sproule

Mr Peter Spyropoulos

Mr Paul Stanton

Mr Paul Strasser

Mrs Pat Stretton

Professor K. Taylor AM and Mrs M. Taylor

Ms Felicity Tepper

Dr Christopher Tiffin and Ms Deborah Turnbull

Mr David Tunbridge

Mr John Wadsley and Ms Denise Wadsley

Mr David Walster

Ms Gabrielle Watt

Mrs Margaret Watts

Ms Rosalie Whalen

Mr Anthony Whelan

Dr I.S. Wilkey and Mrs H. Wilkey

Emeritus Professor David Williams AM

Mr Geoffrey Williamson

Mrs Karyn Willins and Mr Renny Willins

Mr Richard Woldendorp AM

The late Helen Woodger

Mr C. Woodland and Mrs V. Woodland

Mr Andrew and Ms Dianne Wright

Ms Helena Zobec and Mr Richard Marson

Seventy-eight supporters donated anonymously.