Making the news this week:

  • An article in the Herald Sun reports that a third of people convicted of a sexual assault do not receive any gaol time
  • Following up from last weeks post on Rivers’ “Deadly” campaign, No To Violence Male Family Violence Prevention Association has published this letter.
  • The Family Violence Bill was introduced to Federal Parliament by the Attorney-General.  You can read our media release here.


  • A summit of the South African Development Community has called for and end to the epidemic of gender violence.

Also – just a reminder about the Australian Women Educators forthcoming conference White Ribbon Day Every Day