Community Events

International Women's Day 2020

Fri 6 Mar 2020 04:30 pm to 06:00 pm

  • Free
  • Mal Nairn Foyer, CDU Casuarina campus (Red 7)

This is our 10th year recognising International Women’s Day (IWD) so grab a friend, enjoy a drink and delicious refreshments, listen to some amazing stories and celebrate with Northern Institute.

Hear stories from the following inspirational local women about the hurdles they’ve overcome to achieve equality:

  • Dr Donna Odegaard AM: Co-Chair of the National Indigenous Co-design Group and CEO of Aboriginal Broadcasting Australia.
  • Sally Gearing Gearing: Legal Trailblazer and first female member of the Northern Territory Bar.
  • Helen Summers: NT Local Hero nominee for Australian of the Year Awards 2020.

This year your gold coin entry goes the Australian Wildlife and Nature Recovery Fund (WWF Australia) to care for wildlife injured in recent bushfires around Australia.

Complimentary drinks and nibbles | Wear purple to show your support | All welcome | @cdu_ni #EachforEqual #IWD2020. Help us spread the word Facebook, Twitter & Instagram or download our poster to put up around your workplace.


Event Date: Friday, March 6