Keen to make a difference?

AgendHER: Women Influencing the Agricultural Agenda Training

Canberra: Sunday 9th  – Tuesday 11th October 2016

AWiA will continue its focus on Australia’s next generation of women working in agriculture through its #AgendHER: Women influencing the Agricultural agenda project, funded by the Merlyn Myer Fund. This project is an opportunity for 20 young women (aged 18 – 35) who are working in or aspiring to work in primary production, fisheries and growing our rural communities in Australia and associated areas including media, policy, finance, research and education in Australia.

Click here for more information and to complete an application form.


Australian Women in Agriculture

We hear you!   We want to hear from you!

Australian Women in Agriculture is Australia’s peak not-for-profit, voluntary organisation for agricultural women.

Australian Women in Agriculture exists to ensure that agricultural women have the capacity, confidence and channel to be able to have their voice heard, from the dining table to the boardroom table to the political table.

Members are part of a recognised and dedicated national network involved in the development of Australian primary production, rural industries and communities.

AWiA membership reflects all those involved and interested in a positive future for Australian agriculture. They come from all states and represent the diversity of agricultural Australia, including:

  • Farmers
  • Researchers
  • Scientists
  • Educators
  • Students
  • Consultants
  • Service providers

Our members, past and present bring a wealth of talents to the to the organisation and to the agricultural industry.

AWiA is focused on connecting Australia’s agricultural women and providing the means for their participation at all levels of decision making.