REAL WOMEN. VISIONARY LEADERSHIP

For more than two decades the National Foundation for Australian Women (NFAW) has set the agenda for women's issues nationally and given weight to the collective voice of Australian women. We can only keep doing this with your support.As a member you can help develop and advocate those policies.You will receive a newsletter and be able to attend high profile events and you can help other women’s groups raise money for their projects.Your member fee or donation will assist to:
  • Progress the interests of women – through the Social Policy Committee
  • Promote the achievements of women – through the Women’s Archives Project
  • Continue to raise awareness of women’s history in schools through the National History Challenge
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    EVENTS

    An evening with Diane Bell

    Professor Emerita Science Matters: Where are the young women? Tuesday 11 November 2014  6pm … [Read More...]

    An evening with The Hon. Quentin Bryce AD CVO

    You are invited to an evening with The Hon. Quentin Bryce AD CVO and patron of The National … [Read More...]

    Winter Tales – Dr Dianne Firth – Sunday 31 August

    Winter Tales in aid of the Australian Women’s Archives Project (www.womenaustralia.info) Dr Dianne … [Read More...]

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    SOCIAL POLICY

    Joint Statement re Foreign Fighters Bill (Oct 2014)

    NFAW has supported Amnesty International Australia's joint statement on the Foreign Fighters … [Read More...]

    Women’s groups oppose ‘Burqa Ban’

    The NFAW and associated groups welcome today's (20/10/14) announcement that the ban on individuals … [Read More...]

    New Pay Equity Campaign – ‘Daughter Water’

    economic Security4Women (eS4W) is a proud supporter of the Workplace Gender Equality Agency’s (WGEA) … [Read More...]

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    SPECIAL PROJECTS

    Marie Coleman in top 100 Women of Influence

    WESTPAC AND THE AUSTRALIAN FINANCIAL REVIEW ANNOUNCE THE 2014 100 WOMEN OF INFLUENCE Marie … [Read More...]

    Make the numbers on childcare payments add up

    Innovation and a reduction in red tape around the provision of flexible child care options have been … [Read More...]

    Government must focus on out-of-school-hours child care to get women back into the workforce

    To improve women’s workforce participation more effectively, the Commonwealth Government must … [Read More...]