Russell McGregor

Introducing local Mapleton author and award-winning historian, Russell McGregor and his book Idling in Green Places. Russell McGregor is an award-winning historian who lives in Mapleton. His awards include the New South Wales Premier’s Prize for Australian History and the WK Hancock Prize, as well as being shortlisted for the Prime Minister’s Prize for Australian History. Here, he explains the inspiration behind his latest book, a biography of the pioneer conservationist, Alec Chisholm.

Russell McGregor
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