Monthly Archives: August 2013

Meet 25 inspirational rural women

If you’re looking for some inspiration, have you read this little gem? The second book in the Rural Women’s Network Daring to Dream series, DaringtoDream2 features 25 incredibly diverse women from across NSW and includes high profile leaders alongside many remarkable ‘unsung’ … Continue reading

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Regional wellbeing survey

The University of Canberra are conducting a Regional Wellbeing Survey of people in rural and regional communities. The information will be used to produce information for your community with a wide range of groups are plannning to use the findings, including the … Continue reading

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2 days left to nominate your ‘Hidden Treasure’

Minister for Primary Industries, Katrina Hodgkinson, has reminded rural communities that there is not much time remaining to nominate women volunteers for the 2013 Hidden Treasures Honour Roll. Ms Hodgkinson said the Hidden Treasures Honour Roll is a great way … Continue reading

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$10,000 on offer for the 2014 RIRDC Rural Women’s Award

The Award supports women with demonstrated leadership capabilities, or leadership potential and community contribution, who have the desire and commitment to make a greater contribution to their primary industries and provides women with financial and professional support to implement their visions … Continue reading

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Networking the networks

Are you a woman who loves her networks and lives in rural, remote or regional Australia? Do you want to play a key role in strengthening the voice of rural, remote and regional women? Would you be willing to volunteer … Continue reading

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Join us in Scone for the annual NSW Rural Women’s Gathering

A tour of Burning Mountain (featured in this video clip) is just one of the many tours on offer at the 2013 annual NSW Rural Women’s Gathering which is being held in Scone on 25, 26 & 27 October. There … Continue reading

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