Happy 90th birthday to the Country Women’s Association of Victoria

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Members recently gathered to celebrate this achievement and reflect on 90 years of volunteering and advocacy for women, and their regional and rural communities.

Take a look at the video above to hear from members of the Country Women’s Association (CWA) and congratulatory messages from the Governor of Victoria, Linda Dessau, the Premier of Victoria, Daniel Andrews and Minister for Agriculture, Jaala Pulford.

Some facts about the CWA in Victoria

It’s the the largest women’s organisation in the state with 5,600 members and 320 branches. It supports women in rural communities by promoting engagement with government decision making, awarding educational grants and scholarships, encouraging active participation in community activities, and promoting sustainable development and the protection of the environment.

Find out more about the CWA of Victoria.