The Changing Face of Women’s Sport

At the start of 2019, the discrepancy in funding and coverage, and the impact of this on sports participation is once again on the agenda for sports associations nationwide. With many sports suffering from decades of underfunding, the women’s game attitudes are now changing to try to draw in not only young and ambitious players, but also supporters and fans. Read More

The Importance of Celebrating and Honouring Women

I have taken inspiration from four terrific women to create an event that highlights the importance of celebrating and honouring women in Australia. Read More

What Makes Me Glad, Mad and Sad Once a Year, Every Year

I am a gender equality consultant, researcher and speaker. Every year, there is this phenomenon called International Women’s Day. Like Christmas and Easter, this celebration comes around each year. Like Christmas and Easter, the preparations and lead up to the big day seems to occur earlier! Each year, I get glad, mad and sad about… Read More

What Do You Believe About Women, Work and Money?

What Do You Believe About Women, Work and Money? I know the gender pay gap is real. It starts early. It persists throughout a woman’s life. It harms her. Especially when she becomes a woman over 50. It is not a myth. Its reality for too many women. Read More

12 Reasons Why We Need More Audacity in Australia

I want all Australian’s to take action to create a kinder, more compassionate, inclusive Australia. Especially for women, because you know what? Australia can be a tough place to be a woman. But you can make a difference.  You can do this by being deliberately, purposefully and mindfully inclusive, kind, compassionate and just a little bit audacious!  Read More

You Can’t Be What You Can’t See. Right?

You Can’t Be What You Can’t See. Right? I’m in absolute admiration mode for these two women who have embarked upon an ambitious and very worthwhile campaign to correctly rewrite history and rightly enshrine women in our history books. Read More

How To Create a Dignity First Social Enterprise

How do you create a social enterprise that compassionately distributes dignity? Get yourself a vision board, believe in yourself and make it happen says Rochelle Courtney, founder of Share the Dignity. Read More

It’s a Long Way to the Top of the Influencer Game

Reaching the top of your game and becoming ‘highly influential’ in your field is what many aspire to. Like with many things in life, we paint a picture of what it would be like to hold true influence and power in our field – the things we could do, the money we could make, the way we could change the world. Read More

Its Time to Talk About Freedom, Empowerment and Equality.

It’s undeniable that in many ways we have come a tremendous long way with female empowerment. From the beginnings of the women’s rights movement through to 2018, we’ve achieved a great deal however, we still have a long way to go. Read More