Victorian Rural Women's Network

Growing Leaders Program — all about having a go!

Young leaders and supporters of the Growing Leaders Program

(L-R) Marie-Astrid Ottenhof (Growing Leader), Jacinta Fong (Growing Leader), Celia Van Sprang (Growing Leader), Jess Lye (AUSVEG), Sze Flett (Agriculture Victoria), Shayne Hyman (IDO — VegPRO), Steph Tabone (Growing Leader), Hannah McArdle (Growing Leader), Natalie O’Donnell (Growing Leader), Camilla Humphries (Growing Leader)
Eighteen budding young managers seized the chance to flourish […]

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 […]