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
Celebrate Queensland Women’s Week 7-13 March
It’s time to celebrate the achievements of Queensland women and girls. Find out about events in your community and other ways you can take part in the inaugural Queensland Women’s Week.
Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act 2012 under review
The Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act 2012 is being reviewed to ensure it provides an effective and efficient legislative framework that protects victims, holds perpetrators accountable and supports the broader systemic reforms being implemented as part of the government’s response to the Taskforce report. Have your say now by completing the survey.
Queensland Women 2015
Find out where Queensland women and girls stand when it comes to safety, education and training, employment and economic security, leadership, housing, and health and wellbeing.
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.
Get on board
We have set 2 targets for women on boards, including 50% female representation on Queensland Government boards by 2020. Find out how to join.
Women’s Legal Service has launched the Re-focus app for women thinking of separating. It covers legal information about domestic violence, arrangements for children, financial and property matters, safe accommodation options and referrals and coping tips about separation.
Women’s money toolkit
MoneySmart’s toolkit for women has tips and tools to help you manage your money, gain an edge on your finances, and deal with life’s ups and downs.
Find a support service online
Search our online database to find contact details for support services relevant to Queensland women and girls.
26 Jan — 16 Feb