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Winter Tales with Dr Dianne Firth: Sunday 31 August 2014

Sunday 31 August 2014 2pm-4pm

The NFAW Winter Tales program this year is fund raising in aid of the Australian Women’s Archives Project.

Dr Dianne Firth, Landscape architect and art quilter – Layers by design: landscapes …


It’s official: Australian women are under represented in Australian parliaments.

10 July 2014

Research undertaken by Dr Joy McCann and Janet Wilson, on behalf of the Department of Parliamentary Services, confirms that across Australia, women continue to be significantly under-represented in parliament and executive government. Women comprise less …


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, 6816 published resources and 881 digital resources. You can use the Register to:


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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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