Author Robert Wainwright to Speak in Adelaide on Muriel

Members will know Robert Wainwright as the author of ‘Miss Muriel Matters’ a book-length biography of the Adelaide-born suffragist. You will have the chance to see Robert speak at The Commonwealth Club of Adelaide in a talk entitled ‘Why Muriel Matters and Still Does’. With Robert’s years of experience as a public speaker, journalist and… Continue reading Author Robert Wainwright to Speak in Adelaide on Muriel

‘That Daring Australian Girl’ – A Muriel Matters Fringe Theatre Production

The 2018 Adelaide Fringe will see a fabulous depiction of the life of Muriel Matters by friend of the Society, Joanne Hartstone. Joanne is an accomplished performer, producer, playwright and director who has been involved in a wide variety of acclaimed theatre productions in recent years. The dramatization of Muriel’s life promises to be very… Continue reading ‘That Daring Australian Girl’ – A Muriel Matters Fringe Theatre Production

UK Members – Vote 100 Events in 2018

2018 marks the centenary of the Representation of the People Act (1918) that granted partial voting rights for British women, something Muriel fought very hard to achieve. There are many things planned in the UK to celebrate this occasion and, for Muriel Matters Society members in the UK, it is well worth bookmarking the website… Continue reading UK Members – Vote 100 Events in 2018