Category Archives: CWA

Time running out to nominate your ‘Hidden Treasure’

Nominations closing soon for the 2017 NSW Hidden Treasures Honour Roll.   The annual Hidden Treasures Honour Roll is an important tribute which captures inspirational stories, documenting and celebrating the unpaid work of women who are ensuring the viability of … Continue reading

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The early bird catches the worm!!

Hurry, early bird registrations close today! Have you got you registration for the 2015 NSW Rural Women’s Gathering at Glen Innes? For more information: Glen Innes Program and Registration Register at: Gather in the Glen

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Nominations Extended for 2014 Hidden Treasures Honour Roll

You now have until the 30 July 2014 to nominate a worthy rural woman.  Hidden Treasures Honour Roll The Hidden Treasures Honour Roll is a wonderful lasting tribute which recognises the valuable contributions volunteers make to our communities. There are … Continue reading

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Nominate a Volunteer today

The Rural Women’s Network is seeking help to uncover wonderful volunteers in our communities to honour them in the The 2014 Hidden Treasures Honour Roll. Volunteers are extremely valuable to communities as they ensure the survival of many important community groups including … Continue reading

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Celebrate Volunteering in your Community

“Celebrate the power of volunteering” is the theme for the 25th anniversary year of National Volunteer Week (12-18 May).   Rural women play an extremely important role in ensuring the survival of many important community groups across all our regions including charities, emergency … Continue reading

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Tanya Cameron takes the lead

As featured in The Country Web Number 59 Spring 2013 edition. Part of the largest voluntary women’s organisation in Australia, The Country Women’s Association of New South Wale (CWA of NSW) is a not-for-profit association formed in 1922. CWA of … Continue reading

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