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
Sexual Violence Awareness Month
October is Sexual Violence Awareness Month, an opportunity to raise community awareness about sexual violence and to promote support options for people affected by sexual assault and abuse.
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.
Accessible Daisy2 domestic violence app launched
The Daisy2 app now connects even more women with specialist domestic and family violence and sexual assault services in their local areas. It has new features to improve accessibility.
Responding to domestic and family violence in Queensland
The Queensland Government’s response to the Not Now, Not Ever: Putting an End to Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland report and the draft Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Strategy are now available. Have your say on the draft strategy.
National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and Their Children
This plan explains the important work being done by all Australian governments, community organisations and individuals to reduce violence against women and their children.
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.