National Council of Women Victoria

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End of Year Festive Luncheon
This will be held on Monday 26th November, from 12 Noon until 2:15 pm, at William Angliss Institute, Angliss Restaurant, Building E, 550 Little Lonsdale Street, (near Spencer Street) Melbourne. (No street parking is available).

Guest Speaker will be Roslyn Rogers OAM, founder of K.O.G.O. (Knit. One. Give. One). Money collected will be donated to support KOGO, which provides knitted warm winter woollies that are distributed through over 250 community groups to the most vulnerable in our community.

Traditional three-Course Festive menu, including a complimentary drink on arrival & tea/coffee.

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Membership means you can

Download 2018-19 Individual and Organisational Membership Form here

Mission Statement

National Council of Women of Victoria, NCWV, is a non-party-political, non-sectarian, not-for-profit, umbrella organisation with broadly humanitarian and educational objectives. It seeks to raise the awareness of women as to their rights and responsibilities as citizens and encourages their participation in all aspects of community life.


Work for the empowerment of women and families and to promote equal status for women in law and fact.
Develop policies and responses on behalf of women on a state-wide basis.
Act as a voice on issues and concerns of women at state and regional levels.
Link with the women of Australia and the International Council of Women through the National Council of Women of Australia and contribute to the implementation of their plans of action and policies.


NCWV has adopted the International Council of Women (ICW-CIF) Theme:“Transforming Society through the Empowerment of Women”

Who’s under our Umbrella?

National Council of Women of Victoria membership comprises organisations (affiliates), eligible organizations of women or men and women, and individual members approved by the Council.

>> List of organisations (affiliates)

NCWV Office Bearers and Committee 2018-19


Elisabeth Newman

Vice President A

Freda Kaufman

Vice President B

Janet Park

Hon. Secretary / Public Officer

Pam Hammond


Hean Bee Wee AM

State Coordinator of Standing Committees


Individual Members Group Convenor

Eleanor Holden

Ordinary Members of Executive (5 places)

Elida Brereton
Diya John

Geelong Branch President

Janice Latham