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Winnie McHenry Winnie McHenry i(A111676 works by) (birth name: Winnie Winmar)
Born: Established: 1935 Quairading, Quairading area, York - Brookton - Quairading area, Northam - Southern Cross area, Southwest Western Australia, Western Australia, ;
Gender: Female
Heritage: Aboriginal Noongar / Nyoongar / Nyoongah / Nyungar / Nyungah/Noonygar ; Aboriginal
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Winnie McHenry, sister of Basil Winmar, is a Noongar Elder from the wheatbelt area of Western Australia and was born on Badjaling Mission. Winnie has been a committee member of the Wheatbelt Commission of Elders and has represented this forum at state level. McHenry  lives and works at Badjaling where she teaches students about Noongar culture.

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