Victorian Rural Women's Network

Reminder: High Country Women’s Cycling Festival (HCWCF): 20–22 April 2018, Bright

Women cyclists at cafe in Victorian High Country

The High Country Women’s Cycling Festival takes off this weekend. The event celebrates women’s cycling and brings women together to ride, eat, drink and party in Victoria’s beautiful High Country. Head on up to the mountains to refresh and revitalise!
For more information check out https://www.hcwcf.com.au/about

Victorian Farmers Federation Rural Women Uncovered 13–14 September 2018

Rural Women Uncovered logo

Plan now to have your say at this year’s Rural Women Uncovered event hosted by the Victorian Farmers Federation at the Vibe Hotel, Marysville, on 13–14 September 2018.
This event aims to expose the potential of women in agriculture and encourage rural women to have an active voice in government and […]

A Global Presence – from typewriter to Twitter

Kerry at her home with her laptop

The year 1983 was memorable for three reasons. The first was the big dust storm that plunged Victoria into darkness. I remember looking out my office window and seeing it approach across the paddocks, a consequence of the ongoing drought, and an ominous precursor to my second memory, the tragic […]

It’s On Purpose – Social Enterprises

Pic of Tammy with her fresian cow in the background

Milawa resident Tammy Atkins, and Beechworth’s Sue Gold, work with clients across Australia, using Skype, email and phone to communicate where face-to-face meetings aren’t possible. Their business, It’s On Purpose, supports the launch, viability, sustainability, and growth of social enterprises anywhere, but it’s through teleconferencing and making the most of […]