Find out about International Women's Day and other events and awards specifically for women.
Read about the history of women in Queensland, including women's right to vote, achievements and milestones, and great women from our past.
- General enquiries 13 QGOV (13 74 68)
- Women's Infolink 1800 177 577
Strong Women Leadership Awards
Submit your award nomination to recognise the outstanding work being undertaken by rural, regional and remote Queensland women. Nominations close 29 June.
Women of the World Festival 19-21 June
Prepare to be WOWed at the first Women of the World (WOW) Festival to be held in Brisbane. This three-day event to celebrate women’s achievements will open a gateway to change in many areas of women’s lives.
Trust your instinct
Domestic and family violence takes many forms and can sometimes have fatal consequences. If you are concerned someone you know is being abused, don't let your concern become regret. Trust your instinct - call DV Connect on 1800 811 811.
Vaccinate against influenza
Pregnant women are encouraged to get their free influenza vaccination. The vaccination is the single most effective measure to prevent the flu. To arrange the vaccination, talk to your local GP.
'Daisy' domestic violence app launched
Daisy, a free mobile app connecting women to specialist domestic and family violence and sexual assault services in their local area, has been launched by Australian of the Year, Rosie Batty.
Special Taskforce on Domestic and Family Violence report
The Special Taskforce on Domestic and Family Violence has delivered its report ‘Not now, Not ever: Putting an End to Domestic and Family Violence’.
Find a support service online
Search our online database to find contact details for support services relevant to Queensland women and girls.