BAYSIDE WOMEN'S SOIRÈE EVENT WRAP

Congratulations to Lesley Falloon OAM, the former Mayor who took out the first Bayside Women’s Soirèe ‘Lifetime Achievement Award.’ Lesley’s quick wit inspired guests representing small business, professional services, entrepreneurs, medical professionals, captains of industry, educators and women seeking a … Continue reading

MEGHAN MARKLE: ACTIVISM

It is brilliant to read the updated official British royal family website describe Meghan Markle’s commitment to promoting feminism. Her bio emerged on the site sometime after the wedding and indicates she will continue to push for gender equality. This … Continue reading

MINISTER FOR WOMEN ANNOUNCED

In news just in, Natalie Hutchins has been appointed Victoria’s Minister for Women and the Prevention of Family Violence. She steps into the role following the passing of Fiona Richardson MP. Premier Daniel Andrews says, “I decided who could best … Continue reading

Memorial service for Fiona Richardson

A State Memorial Service for Fiona Richardson, who died of breast cancer last week, will be held in Melbourne’s Northcote on Thursday 31st August. FIONA RICHARDSON MEMORIAL SERVICE WHERE: Regal ballroom, 216 High St, Northcote VIC 3070, Ballroom MAP: Tap here for … Continue reading

YOUNG LEADERS PROGRAM - HOW TO APPLY

Joan Kirner Young Emerging Leaders Program how to apply   I had the opportunity to meet the late Joan Kirner and was the recipient of her words of wisdom on several occasions. I’m not at all surprised a Young and Emerging Leaders Program … Continue reading

ENGAGING WOMEN AT JEWISH CARE'S ANNUAL BRUNCH

Interview with Delysia Pahoff

It was an enormous pleasure to meet guests at Jewish Care’s ‘Friends of Montefiore’ annual brunch in Melbourne. Sponsored by the Pratt Foundation, this event has a rich, thirty-four year history. 220 people travelled to Leonda by the Yarra to raise funds for Gary Smorgon House … Continue reading

WOMEN'S AGENDA LEADERSHIP AWARDS

There’s undoubtedly a  wealth of talented women at the helm of some terrific websites, blogs, columns and/or podcasts here in Australia. We want to connect you with publishers who are consistently striving for a better world for women and girls. Writers and … Continue reading