Women in Super ACT and the Canberra Mother’s Day Classic Committee held a breakfast to celebrate International Women's Day.
WIS participated in Victoria’s first ever Gender Equality Strategy for the State of Victoria which was launched by the Minister for the Prevention of Family Violence Fiona Richardson.
The aim of this strategy is to guide the state’s actions and priorities for achieving equal social, civic and economic participation for women in Victoria. This is part of the Minister’s program to highlight the link between violence and attitudes towards women.
We are proud to announce that Women in Super Chair Cate Wood has recently been named as a finalist in the ACT Senior Woman of the Year awards for her work founding the Canberra Mother's Day Classic event.
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!
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.