Lorraine Coghlan reflects on her career and changes in the tennis world

Lillian Altman
By Lillian Altman
Updated July 13 2022 - 6:46am, first published 12:30am
TENNIS: A photograph of Lorraine Coghlan from the 1950s hangs at Warrnambool Lawn Tennis Club. Her name is also immortalised on the honour board.

THE FIRST Australian woman to win a Wimbledon title was born in Warrnambool and to this day still has a love for the sport that propelled her into a successful international career.

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Lillian Altman

Lillian Altman

Journalist

Lillian is an experienced journalist who joined Warrnambool Standard in late 2021. She has a particular interest in writing stories on the arts and culture, health, education, breaking news, police stories, as well as human interest and profiles.