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News and Events

Women's Health Tasmania hold events throughout the year to inform, entertain and celebrate women. Upcoming events are listed below, advertised in our Newsletter, and on our Facebook page.

Knit Your Bits

Knit Your Bits is a craft project about women’s bodies. We’re asking women to sew, knit or crochet part of their body for an exhibition to celebrate International Women’s Day in March 2022.

We want to create positive understandings of the diversity of women’s bodies using craft and community. It will culminate in an exhibition of Bits which we would like to take around Tasmania.

Knit Your Bits. Which bit will you knit?

Helping Tasmania deal with vaccine hesitancy

We can do it! Helping Tasmania deal with vaccine hesitancy

How community sector workers and allied health professionals can help.

The conversation was a live Q & A with Infectious Diseases Physician Dr Katie Flanagan, and Public Health Physician Dr Shannon Melody.   Participants asked COVID-or Vaccine-related questions.

Image of Rosie the Riverter getting her vaccine and all the details of the webinar event

HerVote is OurVote: Women candidates for the State Election.

Women's Health Tasmania's held a Candidates Forum for the 2021 State Election on April 27. It was a chance for women to put their questions about policy issues affecting women to candidates from the 3 major political parties.

Sarah Courtney (Liberal Party), Cassy O'Connor (Greens) and Rebecca White (Labor Party) formed the panel and responded to questions sent in by you, the audience.

Image with the details of the forum

Please Stand Here: Tasmanian Women Talk About Pandemics, Public Health and People

We celebrated International Women’s Day with a free online panel discussion on Wed 10th March.  That week was exactly one year since we started to hear, ‘Stand here.’ ‘Stay home’…for all our sakes’.

Woman stands in a powerful pose, wearing a superhero outfit.

Community Achievement Award Nomination!

We’re a bit chuffed.

Women’s Health Tasmania has been nominated for a Community Achievement Award, and we’ve made it to the Semi-Finals. We’ve been nominated for the Physical Activity Award, a section of the Community Achievement Awards.

These awards encourage, acknowledge and reward the valuable contributions individuals, communities and business make around Tasmania.

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