The Mary Raine Exhibition – 2017 Perth Heritage Days
November 20, 2017
The Raine Medical Research Foundation, as part of our 60th anniversary celebrations, is proud to support an event hosted by Raine Square and Charter Hall in conjunction with Perth Heritage Days – The Mary Raine Exhibition.
The exhibition will showcase the life and history of our namesake Mary Raine – a business woman and philanthropist who shaped the beginnings of the Perth CBD, and who’s generous donation created the Raine Medical Research Foundation.
Discover her inspiring story by visiting the exhibition between Saturday 14 October – Thursday 30 November. The exhibition can be viewed on weekdays from 9 am – 5 pm. Also, please register for an exclusive presentation about the life of Mary Raine, the history of Raine Square and the success of the Raine Medical Research Foundation:
Date and Time: Saturday 14 October, 2.00 pm and Sunday 15 October, 2.30 pm
Venue: Bankwest Place, Mezzanine Level. Enter off Murray Street
Presenters: Lyn Ellis, Director and Dr Amanda Cleaver, Project Manager of the Raine Medical Research Foundation
RSVP: Heritage Perth
‘The Mary Raine Story – From Putney to Perth’, a book written (and personally signed) by Mary’s close colleague and friend Meg Sangster, will be available for purchase at the presentations.
To hear more about the remarkable story of Mary Raine, a determined woman who left a legacy for the betterment of others, please listen to the below podcasts:
Lyn Ellis, Director of the Raine Foundation speaks to:
- Harvey Deegan on 6PR’s Remember When – https://www.6pr.com.au/podcast/the-story-of-mary-raine/
- Chris Mason on RTR’s The Mag – https://rtrfm.com.au/story/43667/
Tim Cash, General Manager of Charter Hall (Raine Foundation partner) speaks to:
- Cristy-Lee Macqueen on ABC’s Drive – http://www.abc.net.au/radio/perth/programs/drive/mary-raine-perth-property-tycoon-and-philanthropist/9049084