In 1993, the then Commonwealth Department of Employment Education and Training, through the Office of the Status of Women, funded a $1.5 million dollar project to help Australian schools address violence and take a preventative approach in schools.
- Ayor Makur Chuot is elected to be Australia’s first South Sudanese MP
- Nyadol Nyuon becomes the first African Australian woman to be appointed the chairperson of a national multicultural peak body in Australia
- June Oscar AO becomes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner
- Women’s March
- Fiona Simson elected first female president of National Farmers Federation