Catherine Grace GREGSON
Also known as: née Gregson, Catherine MacLean
Born: 19 June 1914
Died: 10 July 2007
Image - Catherine Gregson MacLean
One of the early women to drive by car around Australia, is seen standing beside her utility at the end of the epic six month journey in 1937. Leaving Sydney for Adelaide, with her mother Grace who accompanied her throughout, the 23 year old from Tamworth, New South Wales did all her own maintenance.
Photo from NPWHF Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Lives exhibit.
Catherine Grace GREGSON - NPWHF folder contents, as of 8 May 2019, contain a CD of: diary extracts, letters, route maps, 100+ photos from the journey, and newspaper articles. For further information, please contact us.
NPWHF notes from an interview with Catherine McLEAN, 26 July 1999.