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Diana Mudgee

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Diana Mudgee was an Aboriginal woman from the Piambong/Mudgee area of New South Wales. Born in Mudgee in the 1820’s, Diana went onto to raise eight children (often on her own) and gained ownership of over 500 acres of land; an unusual achievement for a woman at that time.
Read more of Diana's story, much of what we know about Diana's life has been pieced together here from painstaking archival research by AIATSIS staff.