State Library of South Australia logo Radical Dream
SA Memory. South Australia past and present, for the future

A true political giant
Title : A true political giant A true political giant
Add To My SA Memory
Creator : Cockburn, Stewart, 1921-
Source : Advertiser, 16 February 1979, p. 5
Place Of Creation : Adelaide
Publisher : Advertiser Newspapers Pty Ltd
Date of creation : 1979
Additional Creator : Robins, Ken
Format : Newspaper
Catalogue record
The State Library of South Australia is keen to find out more about SA Memory items. We encourage you to contact the Library if you have additional information about any of these items.
Copyright : This item is reproduced courtesy of Advertiser Newspapers Pty Ltd. It may be printed or saved for research or study. Use for any other purpose requires written permission from Advertiser Newspapers Pty Ltd and the State Library of South Australia. To request approval, complete the Permission to publish form.
Description :

Editorial comment by Stewart Cockburn on Don Dunstan's term as Premier of South Australia.

Cockburn writes of Dunstan that he will be recognised as "one of the authentic giants of Australian politics .... Politically and socially his loss is irreparable....An idealist and intellectual, Dunstan's prodigious political talents were enhanced and enriched by exceptional personal magnetism, charm and gifts of speech."
Related names :

Dunstan, Don, 1926-1999

Coverage year : 1979



About SA Memory

Explore SA Memory

SA Memory Themes


My SA Memory


What's on