Media Releases

November

New domestic violence service to better serve South Australian women 24 November 2016

Laws to improve equality for South Australians passed in landmark week 18 November 2016

October

More legal support for domestic violence victims 28 October 2016

Revenge porn – it’s not OK 28 October 2016

Concessions available for the most vulnerable in our community 16 October 2016

Bay Sheffield paving the way for women in sport 10 October 2016

September

A correctional approach to stopping domestic violence 22 September 2016

Winner announced for Women in Waste award 22 September 2016

Bill to create a relationships register introduced to State Parliament 22 September 2016

International conference on domestic violence to focus on prevention 20 September 2016

Round 1 now open to upgrade and build female change rooms 15 September 2016

MFS recognised as national leader in gender diversity 9 September 2016

Strong response to discussion on domestic violence initiatives 8 September 2016

Equal Pay Day highlights the ongoing challenges to gender equality 8 September 2016

August

Aboriginal women celebrated in Gladys Elphick Awards 26 August 2016

State Government support for South Australia’s LGBTIQ community strengthens 24 August 2016

South Australian Women in STEM to be celebrated through Wikibomb 16 August 2016

New chair and deputy chair for Premier’s Council for Women 9 August 2016

Help available for women wanting to serve on boards 9 August 2016

July

Women leaders in waste urged to nominate for award 29 July 2016

Government calls for community discussion on preventing domestic violence 24 July 2016

STATE BUDGET 2016/17: More funding for domestic violence Multi-Agency Protection Service 6 July 2016

June

New campaigns and services to help stamp out elder abuse 15 June 2016

May

Appointment of an Equal Opportunity Commissioner 19 May 2016

Funding to help address family violence in Aboriginal communities 11 May 2016

Our top nurses and midwives awarded 6  May 2016

April

Minister for Women congratulates STEM Scholarship Winners 30 April 2016

New eSafety Women website launched 28 April 2016

Supporting women in building and construction 27 April 2016

Celebrating 120 years of women's suffrage in South Australia 25 April 2016

Stop it at the start 20 April 2016

Office for Women praised for DV work by Young South Australian of the Year 7 April 2016

March

Driving gender equality, equity in the public sector 10 March 2016

Audit to identify gender pay gap 8 March 2016

International Women's Day 2016 8 March 2016

New Bill to tackle revenge porn 8 March 2016

February

State Aboriginal Women's Gathering in Renmark today 19 February 2016

Appointment of new Sex Discrimination Commissioner 11 February 2016

January

Selfless SA women recognised at Australia Day Council Awards 21 January 2016


For more media releases visit: 

Minister for the Status of Women, the Hon Zoe Bettison MP

Australian Minister for Women, Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Premier of South Australia and Ministers' Media Centre