The Women’s Coalition Against Family Violence published an influential book called ‘Blood on Whose Hands?’ and responded to the issue of domestic murders. They also raised awareness about other issues, such as mail order brides.
- 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