Wendy Ey Memorial Scholarship Program

The Hon. I.K. HUNTER (Minister for Sustainability, Environment and Conservation, Minister for Water and the River Murray, Minister for Climate Change) : The Minister for Recreation and Sport has provided the following advice: 1. The Wendy Ey Memorial Scholarship Program was a fantastic initiative, and was...

Unemployment Figures

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: If, by the minister's own words, more women are entering the labour force, then why do the statistics that have just come out indicate that 8.3 per cent of women are unemployed this month, compared to...

Female Genital Mutilation

The Hon. J.M.A. LENSINK Motions: That this council— Commends the work of No FGM Australia in raising the awareness of the health and other risks to Australian women and girls of the illegal practice of female genital mutilation and its concerns...

Women to miss this sporting chance

Adelaide Advertiser By Adam Langenberg LEON Bignell's commitment to women's sport has been labelled "all talk" after his office scrapped a long-running scholarship. The Sport Minister's department axed the Wendy Ey memorial scholarship last September, six months before Mr Bignell...

Reflecting on women’s achievements

Thursday 23 March 2017 Port Lincoln Times THE gathering of women – and three men - at the Port Lincoln Zonta Club’s International Women’s Day Breakfast on Saturday was a great opportunity to reflect on the extraordinary things ordinary and not-so-ordinary...

Women lead by example

Sunday 19 March 2017 Port Lincoln Times By Billie Harrison KELLY Vincent MLC sees herself as an “accidental politician” whose own campaign for a new wheelchair led her to becoming the youngest person elected to an Australian parliament. Through that...

Encouraging women to be bold role models

Port Lincoln Times By Casey Treloar WOMEN, get ready to be inspired to 'Be Bold for Change' when MLC Kelly Vincent speaks at an International Women's Day breakfast in Port Lincoln on Saturday. Dignity Party MLC Kelly Vincent said being...

International Women’s Day 2017: Be Bold for Change

Dignity MLC Kelly Vincent says being bold for change is not only to be encouraged, but is essential at every level of our society if women are to achieve and prosper alongside men. “It’s hard to believe that although I...

Supporting Women in Sport – Wendy Ey Scholarship

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking questions of the minister representing the Minister for Recreation and Sport regarding supporting women in sport. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: Less than a fortnight...

Female Legal Practitioners

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I would like to briefly place on the record my support for the Hon. Mr Wade's motion. In fact, I would be very surprised if anyone in this place did not indicate their support of this...