International Women’s Day provides an opportunity to recognise the achievements of women in society, reflect on the challenges that remain on the path to equality and focus on action to improve gender equality.
The new CPSU IWD Banner at the Sydney March
Please join us to celebrate International Women's Day and the achievements of CPSU women.
Events will be added below:
|ACT||Thursday 8 March, 12.30 to 1.30pm, Women's lunch at Portrait Gallery - keynote speaker CPSU National Secretary Nadine Flood. Bookings via Eventbrite.|
|NSW||Fly our new banner at the IWD March, Saturday 10 March, 10am to 12:30pm. Meet at Hyde Park and march to Belmore Park.|
|NT||Saturday 3 March, 10am - 3pm, Leave No Woman Behind: Unions NT IWD Conference. Flyer here.|
|Qld||Saturday 10 March, 1-4pm, IWD Rally and March, Emma Miller Place, off Roma Street, Brisbane|
|SA||Thursday 8 March, the Adelaide IWD March will take place at 5:30pm for a 6pm start, Hindmarsh Square. Details are here: https://www.facebook.com/events/166275837346265/. Friday 9 March, the CPSU has two tables at this year’s International Women’s Day breakfast where Tanya Hosch, the AFL’s manager of Inclusion and Diversity will be speaking. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to come. Tickets are $50 with all money raised supporting UNWomen and their “Leave No Woman Behind” campaign.|
|Tas||Join us at the Unions Tasmania IWD Quiz Night, Friday 9 March at 7pm, The Duke Hotel, 192 Macquarie Street, Hobart. More info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/199743257436624/|
|Vic||Thursday 8 March, 5-7pm, CPSU, 7/350 Queen Street, Melbourne 3000. Keynote speaker: Deputy National President Lisa Newman.|
|WA||Thursday 8 March from 12pm, Mercure Perth Hotel, Level 1, 10 Irwin Street - guest speaker Dr Anne Aly MP, Member for Cowan. Please RSVP as soon as possible, as places will be limited. Flyer here.|
|CSIRO||Thursday 8 March, the Staff Association is asking members to wear a purple ribbon and demonstrate solidarity for all women in CSIRO. There are also events in workplaces jointly hosted by CSIRO and the Staff Association. More here.|