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River City Labs hosts its first ever startup weekend for women

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River City Labs hosts its first ever startup weekend for women

River City Labs is urging women to launch their startup in 54 hours this weekend, in their first ever Startup Weekend…

The Imperfect Mum’s Empowering Women Conference

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The Imperfect Mum’s Empowering Women Conference

In June 2011, Kristy Valley started her own blog, The Imperfect Mum as she felt society was bombarded with an unrealisti…

Women in Voice

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Women in Voice

Women in Voice returns as part of the world's biggest celebration of women, the renowned Women of the World Festival…

Breastfeeding mums told to ‘cover up’

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Breastfeeding mums told to ‘cover up’

Breastfeeding is completely normal but unfortunately as soon as it’s done publicly it seems to become…

Angelina Jolie

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The world’s most powerful women of 2015

Which amazing women have been singled out as the biggest movers, shakers and trail blazers of 2015? Find out here. The…

Tina Fey strips off her last fancy dress

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Tina Fey strips off her last fancy dress

Not everyone can have that perfect hourglass shape, and Spanx can be a girl’s best friend. But Tina Fey has had…

Sexist washing instructions under fire

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Sexist washing instructions under fire

An Indonesian clothing company has apologised (kind of, not really) for printing sexist washing instructions on sports…

Redland Rhapsody Chorus Workshop

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Redland Rhapsody Chorus Workshop

Redland Rhapsody, Australias number one Sweet Adelines champion show chorus for 2014 are opening their doors and invitin…

The Nest

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The Nest

On Saturday 13 December Brisbane’s new non-profit venture, The Nest, will be hosting a full day of sustainable craft…

Women lead the way at the Lord Mayor’s Business Awards

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Women lead the way at the Lord Mayor’s Business Awards

The ninth annual Lord Mayor’s Business Awards were presented on Friday night, with women taking out two of the…

Sonia McDonald: Do women make better leaders than men?

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Sonia McDonald: Do women make better leaders than men?

Science has proven a woman’s brain is wired to produce greater strengths than a man in terms of empathy, intuition,…

Aussie men better off than women in life

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Aussie men better off than women in life

Australian men have the third highest life expectancy in the world, but women are lagging in sixth place, according to…

Research proves chemicals linked to breast cancer

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Research proves chemicals linked to breast cancer

Common everyday chemicals have been shown to cause breast cancer by US researchers. The paper in the peer-reviewed…

SWB Conference 2014

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SWB Conference 2014

Secret Women’s Business (SWB) began with the desire to give women a safe place to acknowledge and release the secrets…

Eat yourself beautiful

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Eat yourself beautiful

Holistic health coach Lee Holmes knows edible beauty is the key to a healthy life… We’ve all wished upon a star…

Walk a mile in her shoes

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Walk a mile in her shoes

The Ipswich Women’s Centre Against Domestic Violence invites the public to take a stand against domestic…

GPS Rugby Club’s Ladies Day

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GPS Rugby Club’s Ladies Day

The annual GPS Ladies Day is back in 2014 and bigger than ever before. GPS Rugby Club's annual Ladies Day is an event…

Rainbow connection lunch

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Rainbow connection lunch

Pep Hampson gathered 160 generous women to lunch to raise funds to buy furniture and build toilets for schools in…