2013 Newsletters

March 2013 Newsletter


  • Introduction to Dr. Jayashri Kulkarni, Professor of Psychiatry and director of Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, guest speaker for March 2013 meeting, on the topic of women's mental health
  • Report on November 12 speaker, Nuzhat Lotia
  • Information on International Women's Day 2013

May 2013 Newsletter

Currently unavailable on line.


  • Introduction to our two guest speakers for May 2013.  Mel Reynolds from 'Project Futures' and Nicky Mih the founder of 'Free to Shine'.  Combatting human trafficking.
  • Report on March's speaker Dr Jayashri Kulkarni
  • SWAN Indigenous Bursary.
  • This and That.
  • Celebrating our founding women.
  • A Good Read.  Half the Sky by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl Wudun


July 2013 Newsletter


  • Introduction to July Guest  speaker, Aunty Janet Turpie-Johnson
  • Report on May speakers Mel Reynolds and Nicky Mih
  • Swan Indigenous Bursary
  • This and That


September 2013 Newsletter


  • Introduction to Septembers guest speaker, Dr. Caroline Norma
  • Report on Guest Speaker at July meeting, Aunty Janet Turpie-Johnson
  • SWAN Committee News
  • SWAN Indigenous Bursary