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

3 May 2017

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, but will be back in …

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

27 March 2017

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 the lives of Australian women …

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The Australian Women's Register is a rich and growing source of information about Australian women and their organisations. It contains 6477 entries with references to 3075 archival resources, 7649 published resources and 1182 digital resources. You can use the Register to:

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