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Tag: Women

Raducanu wins US Open women’s title

Emma Raducanu has completed her New York fairytale and one of the most astonishing feats in sport by beating Leylah Fernandez to win the US Open.

Afghan sisters in hiding hope for way out

"If the Taliban hear about us or find us, they will kill us," a woman says by phone from the Afghanistan capital.

Nicole takes a stand against period poverty

Nicole Cooney is attempting to make a difference in the fight against period poverty. Period poverty occurs when women don’t have the proper access to sanitary products, or hygienic spaces in which to...

Calls to end online abuse of women

Wallsend state MP Sonia Hornery will today (Thursday 18 February) debate a Notice of Motion calling on the NSW Government to reform legislative frameworks to deal with online harassment and violence against...

Saturday sale to help women Dress for Success

Bargain hunters can help a woman prepare for a better 2021 this weekend. By purchasing items at the Dress for Success Pop-up Boutique and Basics Sale, shoppers will help ease the living expenses...

Surf’s up to soothe the soul

Helena Richardson knew it was time to offer something different when she heard women say they no longer wanted to just be in charge of sunscreen, snacks, and sandcastles at the beach. Her...

Renovation builds women another safe place

Women experiencing homelessness across Newcastle have another safe place to turn to if they need help. BaptistCare HopeStreet’s Mayfield location has recently experienced a $91,000 renovation which will provide a welcoming and comfortable...

Women’s groups partner for global campaign

There’s a saying that goes ‘many hands make light work’. The women at Zonta and Lake Macquarie City Council are hoping their hands will help make a positive difference to the lives of...