The Triennial conference for the NCWA was recently held on 17,18,19 October
2018 at the QT Hotel inCanberra.
The program was outstanding with speakers from the private sector, politicians from all parties
and industry specialists. The organising team is to be congratulated for their work in this regard.
A highlight was the MC, Genevive Jacobs, who kept the proceedings running smoothly,
strictly to time.
The attendance was an excellent representation from the national and state councils
The patron of NCWA Her Excellency Lady Cosgrove and His Excellency Sir Peter Cosgrove
attended the dinner evening where Lady Cosgrove presented the NCWA awards to inagural winners.
An exciting presence was the eighteen National Council of YOUNG Women from all over Australia.
Significant focus was placed on all areas of violence, sexual assault, gender inequality.,modern
slavery, superannuation and homelessness.
Twelve resolutons were approved for submission to the Federal Parliament.
Overall it was a most successful and meaningful conference providing much information
and substance for all NCW councils to consider.