Girls Get Active Moree

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National sports stars level the field By Simon McCarthy Dec. 9, 2014, 9:38 a.m. OLYMPIC boxing gold medallist Shelley Watts fronted a world class team-up of Australian athletes visiting Moree last week to encourage local secondary school girls to get out and get active. Watts was joined by Aussie sports stars Kate Jenner, Taleena Simon and […]

Women In NSW 2014 Report

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The Women in NSW reports have been published annually since 2012. The reports examine gender equity against indicators in five key areas including health and wellbeing, education and learning, work and financial security, leadership, and safety and justice. The Women in NSW reports also explore key trends, track progress in gender equity over time, and […]

Bill Pulver pleased with the Australian Rugby Union’s women progress

"The economic opportunity from normalising women’s role in our game is massive": Bill Pulver. Photo: Getty Images

The Australian Rugby Union has a “long, long way to go” before achieving gender equality, chief executive Bill Pulver admits. And according to a leading sports researcher, the code lacks the female board numbers required to forge a more inclusive game. Pulver’s leadership of the governing body has been questioned in the wake of the […]