H.C. "Nugget" Coombs
1992, 26 Minutes
Part of the series
Born in Kalamunda, Western Australia in 1906, H.C. "Nugget" Coombs was one of Australia's most outstanding and influential public servants, serving and advising seven prime ministers over a 30-year period. Coombs had a profound influence behind the scenes in business and politics and worked hard to achieve a distinctive social, economic and cultural place for all Australians, particularly Aboriginal Australians.
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