Womensport NSW and Fox Sports Presents: “A Fairer Deal for Women in Sport, On and Off the Field”


“Merit is mask for bias”: Leaders on levelling the playing field – By Georgina Dent, June 17th 2015 How did Commandant Alan Clements come to recognise the reality of gender inequality in the workforce? A team exercise. He recalls sitting in a room filled with male and female officers, most of whom were junior to […]

Watts Made to Work for Australian Title

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Australia’s premiere female boxer, Shelley Watts, has won the women’s 64kg gold medal at the Australian National Championships on the Gold Coast – but she was made to work for it. Victoria’s Alison Allan took the fight up to the Commonwealth Games gold medalist, with the large Victorian crowd contingent voicing their disapproval when the […]

Womensport NSW heads to Orange with the Girls Get Active Program


UNDOUBTEDLY one of Australia’s greatest female, and overall, cricketers, former Southern Stars gun Lisa Sthalekar will headline Womensport and Recreation NSW’s Girls Get Active Day at Orange PCYC next Tuesday. Learning from a player with a resume as impressive as Sthalekar’s – she played eight Tests, 125 One Day Internationals and 54 Twenty20s for Australia, […]