Ten pound Pom tells of life in Australia

A BUSY LIFE: Jeanette Powell (right) was this month’s guest speaker. Pictured with Patricia Benedict and May Hamilton.

‘WOMEN of Euroa’ were privileged to have Jeanette Powell as the guest speaker at their recent dinner meeting.
Jeanette’s parents decided to bring their young family from England for a new life in Australia.
Jeanette quickly settled to her new schooling, career and singing before marrying her husband and then managing their auto electrician business.
She enjoyed community involvement in so many ways: Shire Councillor, Commissioner, and then becoming a Member of Parliament.

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