Barbara McGuinness | Secretary


Barbara McGuinness (nee Gowans) is a Wiradjuri Woman from the Riverina town of Temora. Barbara came to Sydney in 1966 and became an active member of the Sydney Metropolitan Aboriginal Community, along with her husband . Barbara was also an active supporter of the Foundation for Aboriginal Affairs. Barbara was a member of Murawina Aboriginal Child Care Centre, the Aboriginal Legal Service and a previous Director of Wirringa Baiya Aboriginal Women’s Legal Centre. Barbara is a current Board Member of the Aboriginal Medical Service at Redfern, entering into her fifth term. Barbara became a member of Wyanga in 2000 and has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2004 and has completed her Certificate IV in Governance.


Email Barbara