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

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 …

Australian Women Lawyers As Active Citizens Exhibition Launched.

Date: 18 November 2016
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Australian Women Lawyers¬†As Active Citizens is the newest exhibition to be supported by the Australian Women’s Archives Project. It was launched at the National Library of Australia on …

The Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth Century Australia is now online!

Date: 1 May 2014
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The Encyclopedia¬†of Women and Leadership in Twentieth Century Australia is an exciting new online resource that documents the many and varied ways that Australian …

Vale Lesley Hall (1954 – 2013)

Date: 22 October 2013
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Lesley Hall was a staunch advocate for people with disabilities, nationally and abroad, and an early leader in the Australian Disability Rights Movement. She passed away on October 19, 2013, …

Thank You, Julia Gillard.

Date: 27 June 2013
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To Julia Gillard, Australia’s first woman Prime Minister. Many thanks for doing the hard work so that other women may follow. Given what you have had to endure, from within …