Victorian Rural Women's Network

From little things big things did grow with the Network

Today marks the start of the Rural Women’s Network – Mark II. The Network is a means to support, promote, inspire, unite, empower, engage and help develop rural and regional women from across Victoria.  This will be through providing information about events and opportunities, promoting groups and their activities, producing […]

Oceans of opportunity

I have been working in wild-catch professional fisheries for more than ten years. From the moment I stepped onto my first boat I knew I was in this job for life. I find it inspiring how fishing families take pride in their unique way of life and have a passion […]

Having a ball way out West

It almost sounds like an impossible task: Ten women who  voluntarily coordinated an event that involves 16 venues, 50 workshops and 269 participants across multiple towns. But that is exactly what the West Wimmera Women on Farms Gathering (WOFG) Committee achieved earlier this year at Harrow.
The event, in March this year […]

New generation farmers

It was the hottest October week on record. I was standing in the Waurn Ponds Bunning’s, two days before our wedding, picking up some last minute bits and pieces. This was my chance to prove to my almost husband that I could be helpful in bringing together the massive feat […]