Elizabeth Maud Morgan-Hoffmann
A determined achiever who prioritised the welfare of women and children.
Yorta Yorta Elder, Elizabeth Morgan, dedicated herself to improving the lives of her people. Known as Aunty Liz or Yarmauk to her grandchildren, Elizabeth was born in 1927 at Cummeragunja Aboriginal Station, along the Murray River in New South Wales.
Elizabeth was one of the 250 women included in the Victorian Women’s Honour Roll in 2001 and in 2006 received the inaugural NAIDOC Lifetime Achievement Award. Elizabeth has left a powerful legacy for her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren, and her proud extended family.