Rosalie Bogner and Merle Thornton chained to the bar

Phillip Jaworski

Rosalie Bogner and Merle Thornton chained to the bar

Rosalie Bogner and Merle Thornton chained themselves to the bar of the Regatta Hotel in Brisbane in 1965 to protest the ban on women drinking in men-only public bars. [Image courtesy Bruce Postle Archive, State Library of Victoria.]