Sunday, 19 November 2023 at Mt Martha House
Sunday, 17 September 2023 at Mt Martha House
Discussion on our experiences supporting the Yes campaign for the Referendum on an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice to Parliament.
Sunday, 16 July 2023 at Mt Martha House
Homelessness with Belinda Rodman and Kara Van Der Heyde
Sunday, 21 May 2023 at Mt Martha House
Jean Ker Walsh and discussion on how SWAN might move forward.
Sunday, 19 March 2023 at Mt Martha House
Speaker Jean Ker-Walsh, then the launch at 12 noon of "When Women Meet", a book currently being finalised which brings the history SWAN up to date and reflects on the impact of SWAN over more than 26 years, followed by lunch to celebrate this important occasion.
Sunday, 20 November 2022 at Mt Martha House
Exploring Issues in the Aged Care Sector.
Sunday, 18 September 2022 at Mt Martha House
Dr Diana Johns will address this meeting on "The criminalisation of children (how it happens and why it needs to stop)".
Sunday, 17 July 2022 at Zoom Link has been sent to members with emails. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you need the link and do not have it.
Stephanie Ross from the First Peoples' Assembly of Victoria will address SWAN on negotiations for a Treaty or Treaties which are expected to be implemented in 2023 and other initiatives of this Assembly.
Sunday, 15 May 2022 at Mt Martha House
Speakers from Bayside Refugee Advocacy and Support Association
Sunday, 20 March 2022 at Mt Martha House
International Women's Day and 25th Birthday celebration
Sunday, 14 November 2021 at Mt Eliza Community Hall, 90 - 100 Canadian Bay Rd, Mt Eliza unless Covid restrictions change
Speaker Fiona York, from Housing for the Aged Action Group (HAAG)
Sunday, 19 September 2021 at Zoom
Speaker Coralie Alison, Director of Collective Shout
Sunday, 11 July 2021 at Mt Eliza Community Hall Covid restrictions permitting
Speaker Aunty Helen Belle Bnads
Sunday, 23 May 2021 at Mt Eliza Community Centre, 90 – 100 Canadian Bay Road, Mt Eliza if Covid restrictions allow
Sunday, 14 March 2021 at Zoom
International Women's DayOur speaker/s will be Pia Cerveri and Jodi Peskett Pia Cerveri is a social worker who has worked in Australia and the United Kingdom and specialised in working with children and their families, youth justice and with women in the Victorian prison system. Pia is a longtime Australian Services Union member and is committed to achieving gender equity via many means, including through the collective power of the union movement. Pia was, until recently, the co-lead of the Women’s and Equality team at Victorian Trades Hall Council.
Sunday, 17 May 2020 at Mt Martha House, 466 Esplanade, Mt Martha
Meeting Cancelled due to Covid-19
Sunday, 21 May 2017 at Mornington Peninsula Shire Council Offices. Corner of Main and Queen Streets, Mornington
Please join us at 9.30 to meet new friends, chat, share an interest in social justice and listen to an interesting talk from our guest speaker Kathleen McInnes who will represent WAYSS.
Sunday, 18 September 2016 at Mornington Peninsula Shire Council Offices. Corner of Main and Queen Streets, Mornington
This meeting will include the AGM and therefore will begin at the earlier time of 9.00am. It would be appreciated if you could attend at this time as there are important issues for discussion and your input is essential to the continuation of SWAN.
Sunday, 17 July 2016 at Mornington Shire Chambers, Corner of Vancouver St, and entrance on Queen St. Mornington.
Do please join us as we celebrate NAIDOC with our guest speakers Lisa Waup, and Tracey Lea who will be representing Baluk Arts, a not-for-profit organisation based in Mornington. Baluk Artists originate from diverse Aboriginal backgrounds from all over Australia and their artworks reflect themes of identity in a contemporary cultural context. Through their work Baluk Arts has enabled family groups and members of the stolen generation to reconnect with their culture. Meeting starts at 9.30 with the $8 entry fee including refreshments. For more information check out the link to their website on our links page.
Sunday, 20 March 2016 at Mornington Peninsula Shire Council Offices. Corner of Main and Queen Streets, Mornington
Do join us at 9.30 for our first meeting of 2016. Our guest speaker will be Carmen Hawker, the manager of the Victorian branch of The Global Women's Project. This Australian based non-profit organisation endeavours to empower women and support grassroots organisations in Nepal and Cambodia. Carmen will speak about their ongoing work including efforts to prevent violence against women. Registration $8 on the door. Non members very welcome. Light refreshments included.
Sunday, 15 November 2015 at Mornington Peninsula Shire Offices, Corner of Queen and Vancouver St. ( next to the library) Mornington
Sunday, 20 September 2015 at Mornington Peninsula Shire Offices. Corner of Queen and Main Streets, Mornington
Sunday, 17 May 2015 at Council chambers
Please join us for our meeting on Sunday 17th May, Our guest speaker will be Hannah Jay, who will discuss Women and girls in the International Development Agenda. $8.00 on the door with refreshments.
Sunday, 15 March 2015
Please join us for our first meeting of 2015. Our speaker will be Dr. Philomena Horsley. A Research Fellow from the Australian Centre of Health Sex & Society. She will speak about issues regarding the Sexual Assault of Older Women in the context of family violence and institutional abuse. Refreshments from 9.30 cost $8