Margaret ‘Dharrul’ Wirrpanda 

A warrior of the Aboriginal women's movement.

1939-2013

Margaret 'Dharrul' Wirrpanda was a warrior of the Yorta Yorta people who spent a lifetime fighting injustices. Spiritually enlightened and politically astute, she campaigned tirelessly to advance the rights of Aboriginal people, empower women and children, revive traditional culture and support native title.