The National Library of Australia gratefully acknowledges the generosity of all National Library of Australia Patrons, Donors and Legacy supporters.

All Patrons are acknowledged in the Library's 2017-18 Annual Report

Blaeu Patrons event


Stokes Family
Vincent Fairfax Family Foundation


Ms Juliana Smeaton Edwards
Mrs Pat McCann
Ms Simone Vinall


Associate Professor Noel Dan AM and Mrs Adrienne Dan
Friends of the National Library of Australia Inc.
Dr Michael Kassler and Dr Jamie Kassler
Kenyon Foundation
Macquarie Group Foundation Limited
Mr Robert Maynard
Mr Kevin McCann AM and Mrs Deidre McCann
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
Dick and Pip Smith Foundation
Mr Kerry Stokes AC and Ms Christine Simpson Stokes
Mr Ryan Kerry 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
Ms Catherine Hope Gordon
Ms Jane Hemstritch
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 Limited
Mr Geoffrey White OAM and Mrs Sally White OAM

One supporter donated anonymously


Dr Marion Amies
Professor Kent Anderson
Dr Marie-Louise Ayres and Dr Russell Ayres
Mrs Alison J. Bloomfield
Mr Thomas Bradley QC
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 Christopher Edye
Mr John Fairfax AO and Mrs Libby Fairfax
Mr Tim Fairfax AC
Mr James Ferguson
The Hon. Martin Ferguson AM and Ms Patricia Waller
The late Lieutenant Colonel (Ret’d) M. A. Fletcher JP
Sir James Gobbo AC, CVO
Mr John M. Green
Mrs Claudia Hyles
Professor Joyce Kirk and Dr Terry Kirk
Liberty Financial
Mr Brian Long and Ms Cathy Long
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

Three supporters donated anonymously

Founding Patrons

Dr Marion Amies
Mrs Phoebe Bischoff OAM
Mrs Josephine Calaby
Dr R.L. Cope PSM
The late Mr Victor Crittenden OAM
Ms Lauraine Diggins
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 V. 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.


Estate of E.A. Chrome OAM
Estate of Victor Crittenden OAM
Estate of John Anthony (Tony) Gilbert AM
Estate of Mary Gilmore DBE
Estate of Alison Euphemia Grant Lipp
Estate of Nora Heysen AM
Ralf Iannuzzi Memorial Trust
Estate of Alan Walter Ives
Estate of Eva Kollsman
Estate of Joan Lindsay
Estate of Kenneth Myer AC, DSC
Estate of Maxine Poynton Baker
Estate of Morris West AO
Estate of Harold S. Williams OBE
Friends of the late Barbara Goodhew
Friends of the late Vanessa Griffith


The National Library also thanks the many generous individuals and organisations who have contributed material to the Library’s collection.