Parbo, Arvi, (Sir) (1926-)

Also known as
Parbo, Arvi (1926-)
Parbo, Arvi Hillar, (Kt cr, AC) (1926-)
Parbo, Arvi Hillar (1926-)
Field of activity
Company director
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Biographies

Sir Arvi Parbo was Company Director of a variety of companies, in the fields of science and finance. He was educated University of Adelaide (BE).

  • Career position - Under Surveyor and Technical Assistant at Nevoria Mine
  • Career position - Underground Manager of Nevoria Mine
  • Career position - Technical Assistant to Managing Director of Western Mining Corporation Holdings Ltd
  • Career position - Deputy General Superintendent of Western Mining Corporation Holdings Ltd
  • Career position - General Manager of Western Mining Corporation Holdings Ltd
  • Career position - Managing Director of Western Mining Corporation Holdings Ltd
  • Career position - Chairman of Western Mining Corporation Holdings Ltd
  • Award - Knight Bachelor (Kt cr)
  • Award - Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Medal received
  • Award - Gold Medal received from the Institute of Mining and Metallurgy London
  • Award - John Storey Medal received
  • Career position - President of the Australia-Japan Business Co-operative Committee
  • Award - Sir Willis Connolly Medal received
  • Career position - Director of Broken Hill Pty Co. Ltd
  • Award - Kernot Medal received from the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Chairman of Broken Hill Pty Co. Ltd
  • Career position - President of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
  • Award - Rotary Club of Melbourne Vocational Service Award received
  • Award - Companion of the Order of Australia (AC)
  • Award - Chairman of the Year award received from the Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • Award - ANZAAS Medal received (Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science)

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Parbo, Arvi Hillar
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Down Under - Mineral Heritage in Australasia: an Illustrated History of Mining and Metallurgy in Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Papua New Guinea
    Parbo, Arvi
    Published: The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Melbourne, 1992
  3. The Mineral Heritage: Northern Territory
    Parbo, Arvi
    Published: 1990
    Series: AUSIMM Bulletin and Proceedings, 5, 38-41
  4. The Mineral Heritage: Central Victoria
    Parbo, Arvi
    Published: 1990
    Series: AUSIMM Bulletin and Proceedings, 7, 23-37
  5. The Mineral Heritage: the People
    Parbo, Arvi
    Published: 1990
    Series: AusIMM Bulletin and Proceedings, 2, 32-36

Resources by Arvi Parbo (14)

  1. Arvi Parbo interviewed by Frances Rush in the Commonwealth Study Conferences (Australia) oral history project
    Parbo, Arvi, Sir, 1926-
    [ Sound : 2010 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 161,662.672)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 161,662.672)

  2. On Estonia and Estonians / Arvi Parbo
    Parbo, Arvi Sir, 1926-
    [ Book : 2007 ]
    At National Library
    On Estonia and Estonians / Arvi Parbo
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 123,478.164)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 123,478.164)

  3. Papers of Sir Arvi Parbo
    Parbo, Arvi, Sir, 1926-
    [ Unpublished : 1933-2015 ]
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    At National Library
    Papers of Sir Arvi Parbo
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  4. Arvi Parbo interviewed by Rob Linn
    Parbo, Arvi, Sir, 1926-
    [ Sound : 2007 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Arvi Parbo interviewed by Rob Linn
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 112,296.133)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 112,296.133)

  5. Address by Arvi Parbo
    Parbo, Arvi Sir, 1926-
    [ Unpublished : 1992 ]
    At State Library VIC
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 62,496.73)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 62,496.73)

  6. Mineral exploration and mineral development for a sustainable future / Roy Woodall
    Woodall, Roy
    [ Book : 1991 ]
    At Rosewood Farm Lib
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 50,885.684)

  7. WMC and me : a memoir / by Michael D Softley ; [foreword by] Arvi Parbo
    Softley, Mike (Michael Douglas), 1943-
    [ Book : 2016 ]
    At 2 libraries
    WMC and me : a memoir / by Michael D Softley ; [foreword by] Arvi Parbo
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,616.012)

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  8. Migrants outside the work place / by Arvi Hillar Parbo
    Parbo, Arvi, Sir, 1926-
    [ Conference Proceedings : 1970 ]
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,625.645)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,625.645)

  9. Address to Social Impact of Immigration Conference "immigrants' contributions to Australian society" Macquarie University, Sydney, 25th September, 1991 / by A.H. Parbo
    Parbo, Arvi Sir, 1926-
    [ Book : 1991 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,413.805)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,413.805)

  10. Migrants in, and outside, the work place / [L.E. Styles and Arvi Parbo
    Styles, Lawrie
    [ Book ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 44,555.73)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 44,555.73)

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Resources about Arvi Parbo (6)

  1. Arvi Parbo interviewed by Frances Rush in the Commonwealth Study Conferences (Australia) oral history project
    Parbo, Arvi, Sir, 1926-
    [ Sound : 2010 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 161,547.938)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 161,547.938)

  2. [Biographical cuttings on Arvi Hillar Parbo, Sir, businessman, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 147,566.922)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 147,566.922)

  3. On Estonia and Estonians / Arvi Parbo
    Parbo, Arvi Sir, 1926-
    [ Book : 2007 ]
    At National Library
    On Estonia and Estonians / Arvi Parbo
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 123,153.188)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 123,153.188)

  4. Papers of Sir Arvi Parbo
    Parbo, Arvi, Sir, 1926-
    [ Unpublished : 1933-2015 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Papers of Sir Arvi Parbo
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 119,318.297)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 119,318.297)

  5. Arvi Parbo interviewed by Rob Linn
    Parbo, Arvi, Sir, 1926-
    [ Sound : 2007 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Arvi Parbo interviewed by Rob Linn
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 112,400.758)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 112,400.758)

  6. Portrait of Sir Arvi Parbo / Brian Dunlop
    Dunlop, Brian, 1938-2009
    [ Art work : 1900 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Portrait of Sir Arvi Parbo / Brian Dunlop
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 105,810.82)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 105,810.82)

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  1. A white Christmas for Sir Arvi Parbo
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 22 December 1981 p 28 Article
    ... A white Christmas for Sir Arvi Parbo MELBOURNE: The chairman of Western Mining Corporation and ... Alcoa Australia, Sir Arvi Parbo, is having a "white" Christmas in his Estonian homeland this week. He is ... 100 words
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  2. Parbo retires
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 29 December 1990 p 11 Article
    ... Parbo retires ' MELBOURNE: Sir Arvi Parbo has retired from his executive role as chairman of ... 21 words
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  3. John Button, Arvi Parbo and 'the usual suspects'
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 29 September 1992 p 1 Article
    ... accused leading businessman Sir Arvi Parbo of doing the Coalition's bidding on tariff policy. In a letter ... John Button, Arvi Parbo and 'the usual suspects' The Minister for Industry, John Button, has ... 195 words
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    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. Periodic (National : 1977 - 2011) Monday 1 August 1977 p 1

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  1. Reshaping Australia: a 20 year goal. -Interview with Sir Arvi Parbo by Clark, Nobby-
    Parbo, Arvi, Sir
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  2. Sir Arvi Parbo on mining's bleak future
    Australasian Business Intelligence
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  4. Sir Arvi Parbo on mining's bleak future [Interview by Sykes, Trevor]
    Parbo, Arvi, Sir
    Australian Financial Review
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  2. Don Dunstan address at the National Press Club on 25 November 1981
    Dunstan, DonStewart, 1926-1999
    [ Sound : 1981 ]
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    Holland, John, Sir, 1914-2009
    [ Sound : 2005 ]
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  4. Independent inquiry into aged care
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. News
    [ Sound : 2002 ]
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  1. Down under: Mineral heritage in Australasia
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    [ Book : 1992 ]
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  2. Opportunities for manufacturing industry from mineral projects in the 1980's / by Sir Arvi Parbo
    Parbo, Arvi
    [ Book : 1981 ]
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  3. Public issue dispute resolution : national conference : 18 & 19 February, 1991, Sheraton Brisbane Hotel
    Commission of Inquiry into the Conservation, Management and Use of Fraser Island and the Great Sandy Region
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  4. The driving force : 200 years of Australian success stories / Shirley McLaughlin
    McLaughlin, Shirley, 1947-
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  1. Sir Arvi Parbo presenting cheque
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    At Uni Melbourne Arch
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  2. Sir Arvi Parbo and Professor Pratt (Kernott medal winner)
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