Governor bails scientist out of jail
FORMER WA Chief Scientist Lyn Beazley was bailed out of jail for $500 at the eighth annual Convicts for a Cause that raised more than $100,000 recently.
Professor Beazley, who is patron of the Rotary Club of Perth’s Reflections Through Reality Foundation, which is one of the benefactors, said she had a little vice-regal help from Governor Kerry Sanderson before the event.
“I was thrilled to be part of such a worthy event,” Prof Beazley, whose grandchildren sold hand-made bracelets to contribute to her fundraising tally, said.
“It is such a terrific way to support charities that, through world leading research
Charity supporter: Former WA Chief Scientist Lyn Beazley.