Category Archives: Social Media

WANTED: Fantastic farming women stories

Do you know a fantastic farming woman? Have you got five minutes to share their story and photo? Here’s your opportunity to pay tribute to her and acknowledge the vital role of women on the land. The Invisible Farmer project is … Continue reading

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Gather in the Glen: Registrations extended to Friday 25 September!

Hello from Glen Innes! Gather in the Glen is getting closer and closer every day, and we have two important announcements to make: 1. Registration options have been expanded and extended! We are delighted to now offer: · Full registrations $250 · Saturday … Continue reading

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Horsin’ Around in Scone: The NSW Rural Women’ Gathering – Registrations extended!

Registrations for the annual NSW Rural Women’s Gathering which is being held in Scone on 25, 26 & 27 October have now been extended until 07 October. Keynote speakers include: Robyn Pulman: National and international management and marketing specialist. Robyn … Continue reading

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Step up, stand out & be heard!

As featured in The Country Web Number 58 Autumn 2013 edition.  In Australia there is a very public push to get more women into the top boardrooms and into senior executive positions. More and more women are successfully running their … Continue reading

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The Country Web No: 58- Views from the Verandah

Make yourself a cuppa and take some time to sit and relax on your verandah while you immerse yourself in this latest issue of The Country Web, themed Views from the Verandah. In this issue we asked readers to tell us … Continue reading

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The Internet A Decade Later: a great infographic showing how far we have come

Infographic: the internet 10 years ago til now… Internet design is an ever evolving field. New and emerging technologies continue to dictate designs across the web. Smart phones forced companies and organizations to create mobile friendly versions of their website. … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!!! 2012 in review for RWN blog

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 4,300 views in 2012. If every person who reached the … Continue reading

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What you said: Results of the 2012 rural women’s ‘snapshot’ issues survey

A short online survey was conducted by open invitation through the Rural Women’s Network’s Rural Email List (REL), to Twitter/Blog subscribers and Country Web readers. The aim was to gather some specific ‘intelligence’ from a random sample. Respondents were invited … Continue reading

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RIRDC Award open to NSW/ACT women involved in ag, primary industries/resource development

  MEDIA RELEASE Wednesday 19 September 2012 NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR RURAL WOMEN’S AWARD Announcing nominations open for Australia’s leading rural women’s award, Minister for Primary Industries Katrina Hodgkinson has urged people to remember that agribusiness and natural resource management leaders … Continue reading

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Missed the River of Life QRRRWN rural women’s gig? Here’s some personal insights

River of Life – create your own current Qld Rural, Regional and Remote Women’s conference (QRRRWN) 5-7 September 2012 in St George. Sonia Muir (NSW RWN) & Georgie Somerset (Chair QRRRWN) This was a joint conference of Queensland Rural, Regional and … Continue reading

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