In 1889, Louisa Lawson wrote “Will it be believed, a hundred years hence, that such a state of things existed?”. Louisa Lawson wasn’t talking about women getting the vote. She was talking about violence against women.
- 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