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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    Perth – Tuesday 7 June 2016

    The National Foundation for Australian Women invites you to a networking evening in Perth to promote … [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

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    Canberra – Tuesday 17 November 2015

    Senator Katy Gallagher entertained 100 of us at dinner at the National Press Club in Canberra on … [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...]

    Entrenched bias against women and children must stop. In this Budget, this Election and all public policy.

    Ten organisations, representing hundreds and thousands of women, have called on warring political … [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...]

    Support women’s reproductive rights across Australia

    Reproductive Choice Australia was formed in 2005 and February 2016 marked the ten year anniversary … [Read More...]

    NFAW supports WEL’s campaign for long term funding for Women’s refuges

    This is a bid for $2b over 5 years for C/S funding -- details - - WEL proposal ATT A Women's … [Read More...]