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:
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    NFAW event in Perth 7 June 2016

    The National Foundation for Australian Women (NFAW) was delighted to host a forum in Perth on 7 June … [Read More...]

    Canberra – Tuesday 26 July: ACT of Women Giving host ‘Bringing the Light – the Story of Seven Women’

      Filmed over a period of four years, this film follows a group of Nepalese women whose … [Read More...]

    Winter Tales at the National Library – 26 June Alice Giles, Harpist; 24 July Harriet Elvin, CEO of the Cultural Facilities Corporation of the ACT; 21 August TBA

    WINTER TALES WITH ALICE GILES A PATH WITH A HARP     When 24 June 2016, … [Read More...]



    What are they saying to Women? Election 2016

    An NFAW analysis of party policies is now available in PDF and Word.   … [Read More...]

    Powerful coalition of women call for both parties to stop their war on women

    15 May 2016. With the 2016/17 Budget failing to bring Australian women into the centre of the … [Read More...]

    ANU modelling shows how the 2016 budget really affects your hip pocket

    As reported in the Canberra Times on 12 May, Australia's poorest families will be hardest hit when … [Read More...]



    NFAW supports WEL’s campaign on women and children’s safety

    Women and their children across Australia are escaping domestic and family violence everyday. If you … [Read More...]

    NFAW is pleased to see

    that its Gender Lens on the Budget has had an impact on ALP policies on women - follow this link to … [Read More...]

    The National Women’s Alliances website is a hub of information on casting an effective, informed and independent vote.

    The five National Women's Alliances have come together to encourage women to use their votes in the … [Read More...]