Women Making a Difference

At this event we announced and celebrated the 2018 recipients of Edna Ryan Awards for 'making a feminist difference'.

Edna Ryan Award Recipients

Helen L'Orange, Marilyn Hatton, Lane Pitcher, Courtney Thompson, Anna Hush, Mary O'Sullivan, Ann Brennan (representing her mother Deborah Brennan), Margot Oliver, Pearlie McNeill and Leonie Maguire. [Awardee Lee Lewis was overseas.]

Grand Stirrers

The Grand Stirrer Award - For inciting others to challenge the status quo


Formed in 2015 by the Sydney University Women’s Collective, fEMPOWER Workshops present free workshops to public and private high school students, providing them with skills to combat gender stereotypes, domestic violence and patriarchal attitudes.

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