Media Releases


24 August: Vale Fiona Richardson


24 May: EMILY's List thanks Nova Peris


18 February: Vale Mavis Robertson

31 May: 2015 Status of Women report

1 June: Vale Joan Kirner

27 July: Celebrating ALP equality campaign 



EMILY’s List in the media


Julia Gillard misogyny speech tea towels a sell-out

Labor Party conference to debate push to lift number of women MPs

Labor national conference: Julia Gillard misogyny speech tea towel causes a stir

Joan Kirner dies: the former premier remembered

The feminist legacy of Joan Kirner

Mourners gather to farewell former premier Joan Kirner at state funeral 

Joan Kirner: the voice of women in Australian politics for 25 years

The night Joan Kirner and Julia Gillard rocked on for Emily

Joan Kirner obituary: the woman premier who represented many firsts


Coalition will lose more female talent unless it acknowledges Labor got quotas right

Affirmative Action has worked for Labor

Latham sells out political feminism to sell a few books


Happy ending or not, Gillard a heroine in political sphere



The Inaugural Joan Kirner Oration: Neighbourhood Houses Victoria Conference May 2016

EMILY's List's first 18 years: December 2014 

ALP women shaping policy: 2014 Victorian Conference 

Julia Gillard – 2014 Joan Kirner Oration

Tanja Kovac reply – 2014 Joan Kirner Oration


The EMILY's List Oration 

2011: Julia Gillard

2013: Dr Anne Summers

2014: Sara Dowse

2015: Senator Nova Peris

2016: Dr Anne Aly 

2017: The Hon Tanya Plibersek