Our Advisory Group




AWAVA works with its member organisations to amplify and promote their excellent work. The expertise of the Advisory Group ensures good representation across the violence against women sector and across the country.  Our current members are:



Organisation Advisory Group member
Women’s Services Network

Lead Agency and Contract Manager, National Chair



Julie Oberin (Chair + Executive Member)
Proxy: Margaret Augerinos
Association of Women Educators AWE Maria Delaney (Executive Member)
Proxy: Bonney Corbin
National Association of Services Against Sexual Violence NASASV Chrystina Stanford (Executive Member)
Proxy: TBC
Women’s Services Network WESNET Margaret Augerinos (Executive Member)
Proxy: Pauline Woodbridge
Ruby Gaea NT   Samantha Chung (Executive Member)
Proxy: TBC
Australasian Council of Women and Policing ACWAP Lisa McMeeken
Proxy: Andrea Quinn
Australian Women’s Health Network AWHN Rita Butera
Proxy: Kelly Bannister (CEO AWHN)
Coalition of Women’s Domestic Violence Services of South Australia CWDVS SA Susie Smith
Proxy: Adrianna Burnes-Nguyen
Domestic Violence Victoria DVVic Alison MacDonald
Proxy: Jess Gregory
National Association of Services Against Sexual Violence Australian Capital Territory  NASASV ACT Chrystina Stanford
Proxy: TBC
National Association of Services Against Sexual Violence Tasmania NASASV Tasmania Jill Maxwell
Proxy: Holly Mason-White
National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women’s Alliance NATSIWA TBC
Proxy: TBC
Domestic Violence NSW DVNSW Moo Baulch
Proxy: Sophie Trower
National Union of Students Women’s Officer NUS Women’s Officer  Abby Stapleton (Womens Officer)
Proxy: Sophie Johnstone (President)
Ending Violence Against Women Queensland EVAWQ Jude Marshall (EVAWQ)
Proxy: Lindy Edwards
Women’s Council For Domestic & Family Violence Services WA WCDFVS Angela Hartwig
Proxy: Kedy Kristal
Women’s Essential Service Providers Tasmania WESP Tas Haidee Fullard
Proxy: Jacinta Atkins
Women’s Legal Services Australia WLSA TBC
Proxy: TBC
Women With Disabilities Australia WWDA TBC
Proxy: Carolyn Frohmader (EO)
Project Respect Christine Craik
Proxy: Rachel Reilley
Women’s Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service NSW Inc WDVCAS NSW Inc Maria Le Breton
Proxy: Anita Cox
Young Women’s Advisory Group of Equality Rights Alliance YWAG Kate Robinson
Proxy: TBC