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Evonne Goolagong on a tennis court

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Title: Evonne Goolagong on a tennis court
Date: 1972
Keywords: tennis, sportspeople, female athletes, Indigenous Australians, famous Australians, sportswomen, Wimbledon Tennis Open, French Open, Australian Open, Wiradjuri, Australian of the Year
Record creator: Australian News and Information Bureau, Canberra
Reference: A6135, K27/1/72/17

Evonne Goolagong-Cawley


Learning content

This is a colour photograph of Evonne Goolagong Cawley at the age of 21. She stands on a clay tennis court dressed in a white one-piece tennis outfit of sleeveless top and short skirt. She is shown behind a tennis net holding a wooden tennis racquet, looking slightly to one side of the camera. Trees and a hedge can be seen enclosing the tennis court in the background.

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