International Women's Day is celebrated on 8 March each year to celebrate women’s achievements throughout history and across nations. It is also known as the United Nations (UN) Day for Women’s Rights and International Peace.
Each year Council organises an event to acknowledge and support the important contributions women make to our lives.
International Women's Day 2018
The theme for this year's International Women's Day is #PressForProgress
Hear from inspiring guest speakers who have achieved success in their fields as they give insight into their personal journeys through life and the events and people that have shaped their careers and successes, then participate in a facilitated question and answer panel.
Hear from guest speakers:
- Catherine Hart – Director, National Association of Women in Construction and Client Side Project Manager Event
- Sarah MacDonald – ABC Broadcaster and Author of ‘Holy Cow’
- Tania Smith – Women’s Domestic Violence Specialist, Northern Sydney Women’s Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service
- Saba Vasefi – Award winning Artist, Poet, Filmmaker, Ambassador, Asylum Seeker Centre. Creative Director, Bridge for Asylum Seekers Foundation
Thursday 15 March, 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Terrace Function Room, 1 Pottery Lane, Lane Cove
RSVP online or call 9911 3591 to book your place as spaces are limited.