Bonython, Kym (-2011)

Also known as
Bonython, Hugh Reskymer (1920-2011)
Bonython, Hugh Reskymer (-2011)
Bonython, Kym
Bonython, Kym (1920-2011)
Bonython, Reskymer
Field of activity
Curator; Entrepreneur
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Born in Adelaide. Kym Bonython is an Australian Entrepreneur who is mentioned in 1 event in the AusStage database

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Entrepreneur and art and jazz collector. Bonython established an art gallery in Adelaide and was regarded as a leading art and jazz expert in Australia, instrumental in bringing jazz greats Dave Brubeck, Dizzy Gillespie, Duke Ellington and Count Basie to Australia for concerts. An auto racing enthusiast, he raced successfully and managed the Rowley Park speedway in Adelaide and played a key role in securing the Adelaide Grand Prix. Kym Bonython hosted an ABC radio program for 39 years, headed South Australia's Jubilee 150 celebrations and chaired the No Republic committee. Bonython was decorated World War II pilot, earning the Distinguished Flying Cross and the Australian Flying Cross.

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  3. Stars of the Newport Festival in Australia
    Bonython, Kym (Entrepreneur)
    [1972-09-01]
    A performance staged at the South Australia, , SA

Resources by Kym Bonython (22)

  1. Kym Bonython interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection
    Bonython, Kym, 1920-2011
    [ Sound : 1962-1975 ]
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    At National Library
    Kym Bonython interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection
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  2. Interview with Kym Bonython / Interviewer: Vaughan Harvey
    Bonython, Kym, 1920-2011
    [ Sound : 1996-2004 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 61,345.957)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 61,345.957)

  3. Kym Bonython interviewed by Rob Linn for the Mortlock Library collection
    Bonython, Kym, 1920-2011
    [ Sound : 2004 ]
    At National Library
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  4. Kym Bonython
    Bonython, Kym, 1920-2011
    [ Unpublished : 1954-1973 ]
    At State Library S Aust
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  5. Ladies' legs and lemonade [Kym Bonython]
    Bonython, Kym, 1920-2011
    [ Audio book, Book : 1979-1982 ]
    At 36 libraries
    Ladies' legs and lemonade [Kym Bonython]
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  6. Margaret Throsby program : Kym Bonython 8/12/98
    Bonython, Kym, 1920-2011
    [ Sound : 1998 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 41,393.953)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 41,393.953)

  7. Radio interview with Kym Bonython and Lady Betty Wilson / Interviewer: Philip Satchell
    Bonython, Kym, 1920-2011
    [ Sound : 1995 ]
    At State Library S Aust
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 37,423.512)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 37,423.512)

  8. Modern Australian painting, 1950-1975 / Kym Bonython
    Bonython, Kym, 1920-2011
    [ Book : 1980-2003 ]
    Languages: English;lis, [1 other]
    At 56 libraries
    Modern Australian painting, 1950-1975 / Kym Bonython
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  9. Modern Australian painting / [comp. by] Kym Bonython
    Bonython, Kym, 1920-2011
    [ Book : 1960 ]
    At Flinders University
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34,741.398)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34,741.398)

  10. Modern Australian painting & sculpture : a survey of Australian art from 1950 to 1960 / produced by Kym Bonython ; with a forword by Joseph Burke and an introduction by Laurie Thomas
    Bonython, Kym, 1920-2011
    [ Map : 1960 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34,727.98)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34,727.98)

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  1. Wilson, Elizabeth, (Lady) (1907-2008)
    Volunteer; Philanthropist
    ... Lady Elizabeth Wilson, wife of Sir Keith Cameron Wilson, was very active in the Adelaide community and ...
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  2. Cassab, Judy, (AO, CBE) (1920-)
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  3. Leach-Jones, Alun (1937-)
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    ... Bonython, Kym ... wife, fellow artist Nola Jones. Kym Bonython noticed Leach-Jones’ constant visits to his gallery ...
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  1. PRIZE BULL GORES MR. KYM BONYTHON
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Thursday 20 March 1952 p 1 Article Illustrated
    ... Mr. Kym Bonython was badly gored by a bull at his Moun Pleasant property early today. He was ... Rex "(left), which gored Mr. Kym Bonython (above), pictured after it had won first prize for a Jersey ... 255 words
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  2. KYM BONYTHON TO TAKE OVER New promotion for speedway
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 17 April 1954 p 10 Article
    ... KYM BONYTHON TO TAKE OVER New promotion for speedway Mr. Kym Bonython will take over the promotion ... of Rowley Pork Speedway from the opening of the next season in October. Mr. Bonython returned from ... 244 words
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  3. Fans, Fashions Interest Mrs. Bonython
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Monday 5 June 1950 p 12 Article
    ... Adelaide woman Mrs. Kym Bonython during a flying two-montn worm tour. Mr. and Mrs. Bonython have returned ... . Bonython. 'We saw England, France and America, and even squeezed in two days in Switzerland.' For Mrs ... 203 words
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  1. Barbara Hanrahan and others
    [ Photograph : 1978 ]
    Barbara Hanrahan and others
  2. Portrait of Kym Bonython taken at t ...
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    [ Photograph : 1998 ]
    Portrait of Kym Bonython taken at the Constitutional Convention, Canberra, February 2-13, 1998 / Loui Seselja
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    [ Photograph : 1993 ]
    Portrait of Kym Bonython, 1993 / Greg Barrett
  4. Kym 'Bullo' Bonython in Speedway ca ...
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    Kym 'Bullo' Bonython in Speedway car No. 1
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    Portrait of Kym Bonython, 1963 / Robert McFarlane
  6. Dancing 'the palais glide'
    [ Photograph : 1939 ]
    Dancing 'the palais glide'
  1. Proceedings of the Celebration of Writing Exhibition, held at Bonython Gallery in Sydney, on Sept. 15, 1974 / exhibition assembled by Barbara Blackman
    Celebration of Writing Exhibition (1974 : Sydney, N.S.W.)
    [ Sound : 1974 ]
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    Proceedings of the Celebration of Writing Exhibition, held at Bonython Gallery in Sydney, on Sept. 15, 1974 / exhibition assembled by Barbara Blackman
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  2. Tempo of the times : relax with me : late 1960's radio / presented by Kym Bonython and Arch McKirdy, ABC radio national
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    [ Sound : 2013 ]
    At State Library VIC
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  3. These eagles incognito / Bullshit Pictures present a Kym Bonython Production
    Australian War Memorial
    [ Video : 1942 ]
    At ADFA Library
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  4. The experimental films of Garry Shead
    Shead, Garry, 1942-
    [ Video : 2011 ]
    At 13 libraries
    The experimental films of Garry Shead
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  1. Interview with Kym Bonython (AC)
    Bonython, Kym [Interviewee]; Morgan, Felicity [Interviewer]
    [ Article : 2010 ]
    At FlindersUni Inst Rep
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  2. Kym Bonython: passion not profession
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    [ Article : 2006 ]
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  3. What a fortune teller told Kym Bonython
    Farwell, Noni
    Bulletin (Sydney)
    [ Article : 1981 ]
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  4. The art collectors [Series of articles] [Part] 1, Kym Bonython
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    Art and Australia
    [ Article : 1964 ]
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  1. Customs Act 1901 Notice under Section. 15 Notice No:SA99/1
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. Government Notices (National : 1987 - 2012) Wednesday 4 August 1999 p 2292

    Government Gazette Notices Illustrated

    ... appointments and proclamations of the port of Port Bonython. Dated this day of 19 Kym )ames Branson ... Customs Act 1901 Notice under Section. 15 Notice No :SA99/1 I, Kym James Branson delegate of the ... 60 words
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  2. Government Departments Attorney-General Customs Act 1901 Notice under Section. 15 Notice No:SA98/3
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. Government Notices (National : 1987 - 2012) Wednesday 4 November 1998 p 3519

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    ... /3 I, Kym James Branson delegate of the Chief Executive Officer, pursuant to Section 15 of the Customs ... Act 1901, hereby: (a) revoke the appointment of the port at Port Bonython that was contained in ... 85 words
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  3. NOTICE
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. Special (National : 1977 - 2012) Wednesday 24 December 1997 p 6

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    ... Constitutional Convention. 1. BONYTHON, Hugh Reskymer (Kym) 2. TEAGUE, Baden Chapman 3. HEPWORTH, John Anthony 4 ... 97 words
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    [ Published ]
    At NGV Library
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  2. Bronwen Dohnt files 349: Kym Bonython
    Bonython, Kym
    [ Published : 1900 ]
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  3. [Biographical cuttings on Julie Bonython, wife of Kym Bonython, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
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  1. Bonython, Kym
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  2. Paintings from the Kym Bonython Collection of modern Australian art
    Museum of Modern Art and Design of Australia
    [ Book : 1963 ]
    At 4 libraries
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  3. Selections from the Kym Bonython Collection : Arts Festival exhibition / The Bonython Art Gallery
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    [ Book : 1970-1979 ]
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  4. The Kym Bonython collection : Tuesday 7 February 2012
    Greenaway Art Gallery
    [ Book : 2011 ]
    At 3 libraries
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