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

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Date: 15 March 2017
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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, …

The Invisible Farmer Project is launched! Pay tribute to a fantastic farm woman you know!

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Date: 15 March 2017
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Invisible Farmer is the largest ever study of Australian women on the land. This three year project (2017-2019) is funded by the Australian Research Council and involves a nation-wide …

Happy #IWD2017 everyone! #BeBoldForChange

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Date: 8 March 2017

This morning, our colleague, Dr Rachel Buchanan, curator of the Germaine Greer archive at the University of Melbourne, gave thanks to ‘the women who keep records, protect memory and who …

Congratulations Professor Patricia Grimshaw AO!

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Date: 27 January 2017
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We are delighted to announce that a past Australian Women’s Archives Project Committee of Management and National Foundation for Australian Women board member, Professor Patricia Grimshaw, has been recognised with …

Shirley Stott Despoja, journalist, awarded an OAM on Australia Day 2017.

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Date: 27 January 2017
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Our warmest congratulations go to Shirley Stott Despoja! Of twenty-one people in the media category to receive an Australia Day Honour, only three of them are women and she is …