Our donors

The Foundation honours its supporters.

“We wish to thank our loyal donors and supporters who have shown in the most practical ways their love for this institution and what it represents. They are keen to secure its future and ensure as many people as possible enjoy its collections.” Dr John Vallance, State Librarian

Current Foundation members

VISIONARY

Michael J Crouch AC & Shanny Crouch

LIFE GOVERNOR

Len Ainsworth AM

TAL & Dai-ichi Life

GOVERNOR

Bruce & Joy Reid Foundation

John B Fairfax AO

Nelson Meers Foundation

Nestlé Australia Ltd

Rob Thomas AO

Vincent Fairfax Family Foundation

LIFE GUARDIAN

Peter & Sally Crossing Family

Dr Wendy Cooper

Hertzberg Family

Macquarie Group

Merewether Family

News Corp Australia

Geoffrey & Rachel O’Conor

Public Purpose Fund

John T Reid Charitable Trusts

Rio Tinto

GUARDIAN

Robert O Albert AO RFD RD & Elizabeth Albert

David Anstice AO

The Hon Franca Arena AM

Arrowfield Group

Ashurst Australia

Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce

JK Bain AM & Janette Bain

Dr Charles Barnes

Graham & Charlene Bradley Foundation

Sir Ron Brierley

A/Professor Geoffrey Cains & Sarah Cains

The Caledonia Foundation

Elizabeth Clarkson

Coles Myer

Neil Glasser MVO & Nina Glasser

The Glendonbrook Foundation

Belinda Hutchinson AM & Roger Massy-Greene

The Kingston & Roe Fund

John Lamble Foundation

Maple-Brown Family Foundation

Mcdonald’s Australia

Ian McLachlan

Moran Health Care Group Pty Ltd

The Rodney & Judith O’Neil Foundation

Planet Wheeler Foundation

Qantas Airways Limited

Roussel Family

Penelope Seidler AM

David & Tricia Sherbon

Sydney Mechanics’ School of Arts

Sofitel Sydney Wentworth Hotel

Thyne Reid Foundation

Veolia Australia & New Zealand

Westpac Banking Corporation

Whitmont Family

Kim Williams AM

LIFE BENEFACTOR

Robert G Cameron AO & Paula Cameron

Corella Fund

Jennifer Crivelli

Rowena Danziger AM & Ken Coles AM

Martin Dickson

Dixson Trust

Hugh Dixson Snr & Patricia Dixson

Dr Francis Hooper

Dr Alan Matthews

David O’Halloran

Alice Arnott Oppen OAM

Pittorino Family

Dr John Vallance

Caroline Wilkinson OAM

MAJOR BENEFACTOR

Dr Gae Anderson

John Atkin & Judy Haddrick

Australian Garden History Society

William Blackshaw

Dennis Bluth

Vicki Brooke

Ian Burnet

William Chapman

Wendy Clarke

Louise Cox AO

MS Diamond AM MBE

Emeritus Professor Dexter Dunphy AM

Dr Zeny Edwards

Dr Anne Eggins

Marilyn Endlein

Jane & Mark Fulton

The Hon Justice Peter Garling RFD & Jane Garling

Cary & Rob Gillespie

David Greatorex AO & Deirdre Greatorex

J Harris

Prue & Derek Heath

Henry Parkes Foundation

Christine & Gavin Holman

Iphygenia Kallinikos

Katz Family Foundation

Christina Kennedy

Paul Mcclintock AO

Samantha Meers AO

Caroline & Nick Minogue

Tony & Marianna O’Sullivan

Clive Powell

Mrs J Thomond Priestley

John Sharpe & Claire Armstrong

Dick Smith AC & Pip Smith

Ian & Maisy Stapleton

Ross Steele AM

Anne Sullivan

Rosaline Tam

UBS

Michael & Vashti Waterhouse

BENEFACTOR

Professor Chris Adam

Heather Adams

Dr Hugh Allen & Judith Ainge

Dr Raji Ambikairajah

Jenny Allum

Emeritus Professor Derek Anderson AM

David B Andrews

ANESBWA

The Australian 49ers Association Inc

Simone Arnott

Elsa Atkin AM

AW Austin

Akhtar Azhar

Peter G Bailey

Anna-Rosa & Steven Baker

Fiona Balfour

Barbara Ballantyne

Marlene Barclay

Dr Helen Bashir-Crane

Tony Basten

Josephine Bastian

Ron & Joan Beslich

John Birch AM

Barbara Bird

Christine Bishop

Rosemary Block

Ken Bloxsom

Geoffrey Board

John Borghetti AO

Dr Michael Bowden

John & Lyn Boyes

AW Bragg

Helen Breekveldt

Brickworks Building Products Limited

Maxine Brodie

Ann Brown

The Hon Bob Brown AM

Joan Bryant

Anthony Buckley AM

Roslyn Burge

Moira Burns

Gregory Burton SC

Dr Alex Byrne AM

Stephanie Caddies

Peter Callaghan SC

Alan Cameron AO

Margaret Cameron-Ash

The Hon JC Campbell QC

Dr Barry Cant & Tanya Cant

Philip Carey

Emeritus ProfessorDavid Carment AM

Nicholas Carney

L Alison Carr

Rosemary Carrick

Ross Catts

Paul Cave AM

Phil Cave Am & Judy Harris

Dr Eileen Chanin

Dr BL Chapman ED

Jill Choulkes

Dr John Christian AO & Helen Christian AM

Milton Churche

Professor Robert Clancy AM & Christine Clancy

S Stuart Clark AM

Cecelia Clarke

Christopher W Clarke

Dr Frederick Clarke

Robert Clifton-Steele

Tullio Cofrancesco

Shirley Colless

Rodney & Kathie Collins

Pauline & Rob Conolly

Dr Warwick Coombes

Dina & Kevin Coppel

Phillip Cornwell

Dr Brett Courtenay & Susan Courtenay

Doug Crabbe

Debby Cramer

Dr Janet Cromb

Alison Crook AO

Peter Crozier

Jeffrey D’Albora

Rowan Darke

Rebecca Davies AO

RO Day

Dr Marie de Lepervanche

Valmai De Torres

Lesley Dean

Carol & Nicholas Dettmann

Richard Dinham

Dr Hugh Dixson & Frances Dixson

Clare Docker

John Doyle AM & Ruth Doyle

Murray Doyle AAM

John Dunlop

Jayati & Bishnu Dutta

JM Eldershaw

Elizabeth Ellis OAM

Margaret Evans

Peter Evans

David Fairlie

Dr Suzanne Falkiner

Kevin Fennell PSM

Laurie Ferguson

Leon Fink AM

Suzanne Fitzhardinge

Jennifer Forster

Allan Fowler

Brian France AM & Philippa France

The Francis Forbes Society for Australian Legal History

Dr Rachel Franks & Simon Dwyer

Marion Freidman

Susan Gabriel

Professor G Gilbert

Julianna Gluck

GML Heritage

Lewis Gomes

Jeffery Goss

Carole Grace

Geoff Graham

Geoffrey Graham

Janet Grant

Kevin Gray

Brian Greig

Pauline Griffin AM

Peter J Hack

Peter Hales

Professor John Ham

John Hamilton

DJ Handelsman

Handley Marks Family Foundation

Dr Gaye Hart AM

Jean Hart

Geoffrey Loris Hassall OAM

Dr Valerie Havyatt

Rachel Hill

Michael Hinshaw

Mary Holt

Peter Homel & Louise Taggart

Edith Honold

A/Professor Julia Horne

Andrew Horsley

Georgina M Horton

Dr Ronald Houghton

Virginia Howard & Bill Taylor

Richard Humphry AO

Judy Hunt

John Hyde Page

Tom & Dee Hyde Page

Ray Hyslop OAM RFD

Ian Jackman SC

Kim Jacobs AM

Patricia Jacobsen

Richard Jenkins

Vincent Jewell

Beverley Johnson

Justice Peter Johnson

Dr Robert Johnston

Paul S Jones

Anton Kapel

Professor Grace Karskens

Narelle Kennedy

Dr Ruth Kerr OAM

Dr Michael Kesteven

Dr D Keyworth

Richard King

Sylvia Klineberg

Gilles Kryger

The Hon Justice François Kunc

Paul Laird

Annette Larkin

GR Lawrence

James E Layt AM

Denis Lenihan

Colin Lennox

Kim Leung

Howard Lewis

VA Lhuede AM

Angela Lind

Dr Hilarie Lindsay MBE OAM

Dr Philip Lingard

Anne Lipson

Professor Gwynnyth Llewellyn

Ric Lucas

Jane Lynch

Meryll Macarthur

Macleay College

Pierre St Just Malherbe

The Hon Sir Anthony Mason AC KBE

Tim McCormick

Kathleen McCredie AM

Dr Ian McCrossin

Rosemary McCullough

Gabrielle McDonagh

Gai McGrath

Ian & Susie McIntosh

Duncan McKay

Stephen D McNamara

Dr Stephen McNamara

Rohan Mead

Patrick Meaney

Dr Wendy Michaels OAM

Jane Miller

Jim Minto & Averill Minto

Barbara Mobbs

Catriona Morgan-Hunn

Allan Moss AO & Irene Moss

Anne & Don Munro

Hal Myers

Sankar Narayan

Patricia Nargar

Dr Kenneth Neale & Helen Neale

Penelope Nelson

Rosemary Neville

Janice Nicholas

Glenys Norrie

Carole O’Brien

Jennie Orchard

Colleen O’Sullivan

Janet Palmer

Janette Parkinson

Jill Paton

G Pearson

The Hon Justice Michael Pembroke & Gillian Pembroke

Catherine Percy

Professor Emerita Roslyn Pesman AM

Debra Pinkerton

Peter Poland OAM

Benjamin Politzer

Dr Susan Pond AM

Helen Pottie

Christopher Poullaos

Lorraine Pountney

Robin Proudford

Robert Pryke

The Hon Rodney Purvis AM QC

Barbara Quigley

Luke Randell

Patricia Grimwade Rankin

Graham J Rawlings

Dilys Renham

Lionel Robberds AM QC

Christine L Robertson

Jeanne Rockey

Dr Catherine Rogers

Robert W Rose

Sally & Jonathan Rourke

David E Routley

John Rownes

Darren Rudd

Michael Ryland & Sachiko Kinoshita

Susan Sawyer

Wendy Selman

Marian Seville

Professor Jeff Siegel

Anthony Slater QC

PM Smith

John Sneeder

Gavin Souter

Ian & Gay Southwell

Diana Southwell-Keely

Alice Spigelman AM & The Hon James Spigelman AC QC

David Staehli

Beverley Stanton

Russell Stewart

Dr Catherine Storey

Joy Storie

Dr Allan Sturgess

Christopher Sundstrom

Wendy Swinburn

Sydney Grammar School

Monica E Tankey

Howard Tanner AM & Mary Tanner

Mark Robert Tarmo

Ian & Valerie Thom

Toga Group of Companies

Turner Freeman Lawyers

Pauline Tyrrell

Jan Vecchio

Virgin Australia

PRCWakeford

Alan Walker

C Warden & Dr JC Warden

John Webber

Dr Kimberley Webber & Emeritus Professor Roy Macleod OAM

Elizabeth Webby AM

Bruce Welch

Dr Janet West

Dr Judy White AM

Whitford Foundation for Education

Richard White OAM & Robyn White

Jemima Whyte

Sarah Whyte

Roger Williams

Professor Dianne Wiley

Christopher Wokes

Suryo Wongsodihardjo

Giles Woodgate

Barry Wren AM

Lance Wright QC

Dr Don Wright

John Wrigley OAM & Mrs Julie Wrigley

Yim Family Foundation

The State Library would like to acknowledge the gifts from the following Estates that have supported the Library and contributed to our future growth.

$1,000,000 – $10,000,000

Estate of Sir William Dixson

Estate of Ruby Faris

Estate of Jean Garling

Estate of John Anthony Gilbert AM

Estate of Helen McIlrath (Selle)

Estate of David Scott Mitchell

Estate of Robert White AO

$100,000 – $999,999

Estate of Judith Navena Andrews

Estate of Jack Brann

Estate of Charles Herbert Currey

Estate of Margaret Fisher

Estate of Mona Alexis Fox

Estate of Neville Govett

Estate of Samuel BHerron

Estate of Margaret Mary Jones

Estate of Jean Millner

Estate of Ethel Murray

Estate of Peter W Russell

Estate of Harold Schultz

$10,000 – $99,999

Estate of Sibilla Baer

Estate of Allen Baldick

Estate of Joan Campbell

Estate of William Raymond Cooper

Estate of Sarah Dingwell

Estate of Kondelea Elliott

Estate of Nick Enright

Estate of James O Fairfax AO

Estate of Margaret Fisher

Estate of Marie Gray

Estate of Dinah Harvey

Estate of Barbara Hudson

Estate of Mimi Hurley

Estate of Margaret Ann Jones

Estate of Nathalie Kulakowski

Estate of Lady Loewenthal

Estate of Thelma Long

Estate of Joy Marchant

Estate of Dr B P Nolan

Estate of Robert Pritchard

Estate of Ruth Robertson

Estate of E J Russell

Estate of Judith Ryan

Estate of Dr Douglass Seaton

Estate of Mary Strettles

Estate of Nancy Tuck

Estate of Peter Tyler

Estate of Gerald Wronker

Library Circle

Jean M Allen

Dr Gae M Anderson

Ken Bloxsom

Helen Breekveldt

Pam Connor

Pauline & Rob Conolly

Dr Anne Eggins

Marilyn Endlein

Margaret Evans

Pauline M Griffin AM

Dr Kevin W Hewitt

Dr Ruth S Kerr OAM

Howard J Lewis

Ian S McLachlan

David Staples

Joy Storie

The Foundation warmly thanks the following Custodians and donors for supporting our 2020 Annual Appeal:

Professor Chris Adam

Robert O Albert AO RFD Rd & Elizabeth Albert

Dr Hugh Allen & Judith Ainge

Emeritus Professor Derek Anderson AM

Dr Gae Anderson

Simone Arnott

Elsa Atkin AM

Akhtar Azhar

Dr Charles Barnes

TonyBasten

Dr Ron Baumann

Ron & Joan Beslich

Dennis Bluth

Dr Judith Bonzol

Dr Michael Bowden

Sean Brennan

Maxine Brodie

Joan Bryant

Margy Burn

Gregory Burton SC

Stephanie Caddies

Alan Cameron AO

Robert G Cameron AO & Paula Cameron

Philip Carey

Emeritus Professor David Carment AM

Ross B Catts

Michelle Cavanagh

Centenary Foundation

William L Chapman

Dr John Christian AO & Helen Christian AM

Milton Churche

S Stuart Clark AM

Wendy Clarke

Christopher W Clarke

Robert Connor

The Corella Fund

Louise Cox AO

Hilary Da Costa

Rowena Danziger AM & Ken Coles AM

Rowan Darke

Cristine Davison

Richard Dinham

Clare Docker

Emeritus Professor Dexter Dunphy AM

Angela Dunstan

Jayati & BishnuDutta

JM Eldershaw

Elizabeth Ellis OAM

Justice Arthur Emmett AO

Peter Evans

Elizabeth Evatt AC

John B Fairfax AO

David Fairlie

Kevin Fennell PSM

Ian Ferguson

Laurie Ferguson

Rosemary Fitzgerald

Elizabeth Fletcher

Dr Susan Ford

Henry Foster

Jane & Mark Fulton

The Hon Justice Peter Garling RFD & Jane Garling

Stephen & Sascha Garner

Katy Gerner

Cary & Rob Gillespie

GML Heritage

Julianna Gluck

Lewis Gomes

Alan Goulburn

Carole Grace

Geoffrey Graham

Kevin Gray

David Greatorex AO & Deirdre Greatorex

Pauline Griffin AM

Handley Marks Family Foundation

J Harris

Prue & Derek Heath

Christine & Gavin Holman

Peter Homel & Louise Taggart

Georgina M Horton

Tom & Dee Hyde Page

Dr Ray Hyslop OAM RFD

Patricia Jacobsen

Vincent Jewell

Justice Peter Johnson

Beverley Johnson

Iphygenia Kallinikos

Anton Kapel

Katz Family Foundation

Pamela Kenny

Dr Michael Kesteven

Richard King

John W J King

Sylvia Klineberg

Gilles Kryger

The Hon JusticeFrançoisKunc

Paul Laird

Peter Lamble

Abbey Lane

Annette Larkin

James E Layt AM

Lester Leslie

Kim Leung

Howard Lewis

VA Lhuede AM

Dr Dale Lowe

Ric Lucas

Jane Lynch

Pierre St Just Malherbe

Maple-Brown Family Foundation

Ian McGill

Duncan McKay

Stephen D McNamara

Patrick Meaney

Caroline & Nick Minogue

Barbara Mobbs

Catriona Morgan-Hunn

Mr Donald Keith Mulligan

Anne & Don Munro

Pauline Murphy

Penelope Nelson

Janette Parkinson

Peter Poland OAM

Benjamin Politzer

Helen Pottie

Clive Powell

Jason Prowd & Michelle Mortimer

Patricia Grimwade Rankin

Michel Reymond

Christine L Robertson

Dr Catherine Rogers

Penelope Rogers

Robert W Rose

John Rownes

The Hon Susan Ryan AO

Michael Ryland & Dr Sachiko Kinoshita

Mrs Janine Schmidt

Anthony Slater QC

Alice Spigelman AM & The Hon James Spigelman AC QC

David Staehli

Ian & Maisy Stapleton

Antonella Sterrantino

Russell Stewart

Dr Allan Sturgess

Pamela Summers

C Sutherlland

R Sutherlland

Rosaline Tam

Leanne Tam

John Tan

Monica E Tankey

Mark Robert Tarmo

Ian & Valerie Thom

Rob Thomas AO

Jan Vecchio

PRC Wakeford

C Warden & Dr JC Warden

Dr Peter Warren & Alison Warren

Dr Kimberley Webber & Emeritus Professor Roy Macleod OAM

Elizabeth Webby AM

Jemima Whyte

Caroline Wilkinson OAM

Kim Williams AM

Giles Woodgate

Barry Wren AM

Lance Wright QC

Dr Don I Wright

John Wrigley OAM & Julie Wrigley

Yim Family Foundation

Membership categories

Visionary $5,000,000 plus
Life Governor $2,500,000 - $4,999,999
Governor $1,000,000 - $2,499,999
Life Guardian $500,000 - $999,999
Guardian $100,000 - $499,999
Life Benefactor $50,000 - $99,999
Major Benefactor

$20,000 - $49,999

Benefactor

$2,000 - $19,999

 

In accordance with the Foundation Trust Deed, membership of the Foundation will be granted if the following conditions are satisfied from living individuals, organisations or other legal entities:

  • donations totalling $2000 or more within the previous five financial years;
  • donations of $100,000 or more at any time will be acknowledged as Lifetime membership;
  • in-kind gifts valued at a total of $250,000 or more at any time will be acknowledged as Lifetime membership.