The Rural, Regional and Remote Women's Network of Western Australia

Engage | influence | develop

Rural, Regional and Remote Women of Western Australia

RRR in Action

Regional Women's Voices

Prepared in 2019 for the Department of Communities. Findings contributed to Minister McGurks WA Women’s Plan.

Sexual Harassment Submission

Submission to the National Enquiry of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace. Lodged Febuary 2019.

Breaking the Mould on Gender Equality

We celebrated International Day of Rural Women by celebrating some of the fantastic RRR women we have here in Western Australia.

WA Rural Women's Award

Every year the RRR Network works closely with DIPIRD and AgriFutures to organise the celebration for WA finalists and anouncement of our State’s winner.
What we do

Our Services

Advocacy

We advocate issues that affect rural, regional and remote women across Western Australia. As an apolitical, membership association we follow the needs of our Membership and have the ability to work with all political parties.

Research

Working with Government, industry bodies or corporate partners we conduct research in areas that either directly or indirectly impact women in rural, regional and remote Western Australia.

Networking

In addition to our Membership we have a strong following of nearly 4,000 people across out social media platforms and 3,000 on our mailing list. We host regular face to face networking events too.

Development

Something we are passionate about is rural, regional and remote women reaching their full potential. We assist with this by offering personal and professional development opportunities.
What Drives Us

Our Mission

Our network of strong, connected, and influential women from across the State drive us.

Established in 1996, initially as a WA State Government body, the RRR Network transitioned to independent entity in 2016. We are governed by a volunteer board of 8 WA women, elected by a broad base of financial members from across Western Australia.

Get Involved

Any person who supports the objects or purposes of the Association can to apply to become a member of the RRR Women’s Network of WA, in the first instance purchasing a membership for $220 via the RRR Network website.

Upcoming Events

Webinars Only

Due to COVID-19 we currently do not have any events scheduled but check out our webinars on the events page.

Black Soldier Fly Farming

Lauren founded ‘Waste Not Food Recycling’ to develop a system of organic waste management that...

Rural Women’s Awards Alumni Stories

CAROL REDFORD – RWA FINALIST 2018  More than 60 RRR women in WA for the last 20 years have...

Youth Career Coaching is Undervalued

By Jenny Gleeson The Foundation for Young Australians (FYA) states that “Young people are amongst...

The Impact of Isolation

People in the regions have a unique set of challenges but in nearly all instances, most of them stem from ‘isolation’.

Healing, support and recovery: choices for women in the regions

Written by - Daphne White, Executive Manager Operations for Desert Blue Connect   In...

Gumboots = Confidence! 

Merry People started as an idea, born out of a practical frustration, in 2014.  At the...

Celeste Barber: A Modern-Day Leader

Celeste is best known for making fun of herself and the women we supposedly aspire to be. She...
men in a woman's world

Men in a Woman’s World

As the song goes, the world would be nothing without a woman. On that same note, it would be...

Family Violence in the COVID-19 Environment

By Margie Robinson - Research Officer at the WA Centre for Rural Health specialising in primary...

Flashback Friday – Identifying the Potential

Identifying the Potential - 2014 RWA finalist Maree Gooch   “It really is possible to create...
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