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WIS NSW - Christmas Committee volunteers needed

The WIS NSW team are looking for volunteers for our ever popular Christmas lunch! If you want to have some fun, work with a fabulous group of women and help organise the year’s best lunch then contact us!
  • March 11, 2016

Women in Super at CMSF

Once again AIST's Conference of Major Superannuation Funds (CMSF) is shaping up to be an exciting and busy conference for Women in Super. This year there will be a number of events run by us or featuring our research work and guest speakers. These include: the WIS CMSF networking breakfast. our Annual General Meeting, and our Research Session on Ageing Agendas.
  • March 8, 2016

WIS NSW Luncheon with Sally Loane

Over 130 attendees gathered at Doltone House to hear Sally Loane, CEO of Financial Services Council present on what 2016 has in store for the superannuation industry and political landscape. Sally's speech is included in this post.
  • March 7, 2016

Introducing the Mother's Day Classic Pink Fire Truck

Adelaide leads the pack once again with a Women in Super Mother’s Day Classic first. In partnership with the Metropolitan Fire Service, the Mother's Day Classic launched Australia’s first operational PINK fire truck in January
  • February 24, 2016

WIS National Scholarship Opportunity

In 2016 we will once again be offering the Fiona Reynolds Global Dialogue Scholarship. This scholarship is worth $10,000 and will enable one WIS member to join the Global Dialogue conference and its delegates.
  • January 8, 2016
  • National Office Update, Scholarships

MDC 2016 - Registrations now open!

The Women in Super Mother’s Day Classic is an annual fun run and walk raising funds and awareness for breast cancer research. Our aim is to deliver a fun, healthy and inspirational event that brings the community together on Mother’s Day to support and remember those touched by breast cancer. The 2016 event will take place on Sunday 8 May.
  • January 7, 2016

Gender Pay Gap Bill

Women in Super welcomes the news that a bill to put an end to so-called “gag clauses” that prevent private sector employees talking about their salaries was introduced in parliament. We thank Sen. Larissa Waters for supporting a practical measure to do away with the secrecy that surrounds salaries.
  • November 27, 2015
  • Policy Initiatives, Gender Pay Gap

Industry Briefing with Senator Jenny McAllister

WIS, AIST and ISA organised a briefing in Melbourne on Wednesday 29th October with Senator Jenny McAllister (Chair of the Senate Inquiry) directed at CEOs and Board members of the superannuation industry.
  • November 20, 2015
  • National Office Update, Policy Initiatives

Report on the Inaugural Indigenous Superannuation Summit

On 1 June 2015 the Indigenous Super Working Group (which includes Women in Super) held the inaugural Indigenous Superannuation Summit to build awareness, stimulate discussion and consider the many issues faced by Indigenous Australians within the superannuation system. Read about the objectives of the working group and the summit report that details the objectives from the day.
  • October 31, 2015
  • National Office Update, Policy Initiatives, Report

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