Australian Women's Register

An initiative of The National Foundation for Australian Women (NFAW) in conjunction with The University of Melbourne

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‘No Place for a Woman’: A PHA (VIC) History Week Event

Sunday 26 October: 2.00 -3.00 pm

The Professional Historians Association of Victoria invites you to attend a History Week 2014 event that celebrates unorthodox Australian women. Under the title ‘No Place for a Woman’ and addressing …


Congratulations Elizabeth Broderick and all of Australia’s 2014 Women of Influence.

23 October 2014

Ten extraordinary women have been recognised as part of a new generation of leaders making their mark in their chosen fields and on the national stage, the judges of The Australian Financial Review and Westpac …


The Australian Women's Register is a rich and growing source of information about Australian women and their organisations. It contains 259 entries with references to 2911 archival resources, 6825 published resources and 882 digital resources. You can use the Register to:


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About the Australian Women's Archives project

The National Foundation for Australian Women (NFAW) established the Australian Women's Archive Project (AWAP) in 2000 to build knowledge and recognition of the contribution made by women to Australia.More

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