Dorothea Mackellar, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Dorothea Mackellar

Australian poet

Date of Birth: 01-Jul-1885

Place of Birth: Point Piper, New South Wales, Australia

Date of Death: 14-Jan-1968

Profession: writer, poet

Nationality: Australia

Zodiac Sign: Cancer


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About Dorothea Mackellar

  • Isobel Marion Dorothea Mackellar (better known as Dorothea Mackellar), (1 July 1885 – 14 January 1968) was an Australian poet and fiction writer.
  • Her poem My Country is widely known in Australia, especially its second stanza, which begins: "I love a sunburnt country/A land of sweeping plains,/Of ragged mountain ranges,/Of droughts and flooding rains."

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