Australian Women's Register Blog

Skip to content

News Archive

Feminism & Film: Sydney Women Filmmakers, 1970s & 1980s

Author:
Date: 6 June 2017
Tags: , ,

The Sydney Film Festival opens tomorrow, 7 June and runs until 18 June. This year, there is a strand of the festival dedicated to the city’s feminist filmmakers of …

Winter Tales with Karen Middleton – 18 June 2017.

Author:
Date: 6 June 2017
Tags: , ,

Join Canberra Press Gallery journalist Karen Middleton for conversation and cup of tea at our next Winter Tales event, held in conjunction with the Australian Women’s Archives project….

Victorian Rural Women’s Network to be re-established!

Author:
Date: 3 May 2017
Tags: ,

In welcome news, the Victorian state government has announced that is will re-establish the Victorian Rural Women’s Network (VRN). First formed in 1986, the VRN was ‘decommissioned’ in recent years, …

Farewell Mary Owen – thanks from all of us for the legacy you helped to create.

Author:
Date: 27 March 2017
Tags: , , ,

Melbourne feminist and social justice advocate, Mary Owen, passed away on 23 March 2017. A founding member of almost every feminist organisation to have made a difference to …

Her Place: Women in the West exhibition open 7-31 March 2017.

Author:
Date: 15 March 2017
Tags:

Her Place: Women in the West honours the lives and contributions of women in Melbourne’s west. It celebrates the work, achievements and historical significance of women through moving image, …