Tag Archives: Inspirational Women

Meet our 2015 RWA recipients in this great video clip

Cindy Cassidy, Sophie Anderson and Trudy McElroy are all inspiring role models and ambassadors for women in regional communities. You can find out more about them and their visions for primary industries in this great video clip.

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Top100 – Women in Australian Agribusiness

(Source: Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation) 100 Women in Australian Agribusiness celebrates and promotes the success of women in the field – women who play a vital role as decision makers in the Agribusiness industry. The agribusiness sector is dominated by family … Continue reading

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NSW grazier and Landcare leader wins national Rural Women’s Award

Several weeks ago the RWN team travelled to Canberra for the 2014 Australian RIRDC Rural Women’s Award Dinner and what a fantastic night it was! Even more fantastic was our NSW State winner Pip Job taking out the top Award – our … Continue reading

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Inspiring rural women – 4 minutes with our 2014 RIRDC Rural Women’s Award Award recipients

It’s been a busy time at the Rural Women’s Network these past few months and it’s now just over a month since we announced our 2014 NSW-ACT RIRDC Rural Women’s Award winner and runner-up. You can now watch a quick 4-minute video to … Continue reading

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Who will you nominate for the NSW Women of the Year Awards

The NSW Women of the Year Awards are a fantastic way for our communities to recognise the inspirational women in our lives and nominate them for an award. These Awards showcase women who have made outstanding contributions to the community … Continue reading

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Congratulations to our NSW winner Isobel Knight who was announced runner-up in the 2013 Australian RIRDC Rural Women’s Award

NSW Minister for Primary Industries, Katrina Hodgkinson, today congratulated NSW’s Isobel Knight, following her announcement as the national runner-up in the 2013 Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation (RIRDC) Rural Women’s Award. Ms Knight, a succession planning specialist from Loomberah … Continue reading

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Read about ‘women of influence’ in our latest issue of The Country Web

If you’re in need of a little inspiration this spring then look no further! Our Number 59 issue of The Country Web has the theme ‘Women of Influence’ so you are sure to find lots of inspiration and ideas from the … Continue reading

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