In 1969, Zelda D’Aprano (pictured on the right in this photo) chained herself to the Commonwealth Building in Melbourne. In 2004, she was made an Officer of the Order of Australia in recognition of her campaigning on women’s workplace issues.
- June Oscar AO becomes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner
- Women’s March
- Linda Burney becomes first Aboriginal woman elected to House of Representatives
- COAG Advisory Panel on Violence against Women and their Children makes its report
- Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence releases final report