Archive: Media Releases




4 December: Vale Lynne Kosky

4 December: Andrews Government recognises women’s talent

1 December: EMILY’s List celebrates record women MPs ‐ calls for Cabinet gender equity

10 November: EMILY’s List turns 18

16 April: Louise Pratt loss: ALP must reform!

27 March: Women MPs make a difference

8 March: ALP must commit to Affirmative Action


11 December: Party Democracy

3 December: Women's rights are not a plaything of politicians

6 August: EMILY's List Co-Founder, Joan Kirner AC Diagnosed with Oesophageal Cancer

18 July: Labor Party will not meet Affirmative Action in Lower House on Current Numbers

30 January: EMILY's List Pays Tribute to the Political Career of Senator Trish Crossin

30 January: EMILY's List Congratulates Nova Peris


2 December: Baton Change at EMILY's List – Hussein to Kovac

7 November: Women make up 50% of Caucus Under Re-Elected Katy Gallagher

10 September: EMILY's List Opposition Leader a win for women in the Northern Territory

20 August: Vale Joan Bielski AO

13 August: Every woman Labor candidate in NT election a member of EMILY's List

23 July: Every woman Labor candidate in ACT election a member of EMILY's List

9 July: EMILY's List supporting Jennifer Kanis for Melbourne

29 March: EMILY's List Australia alarmed by gender misrepresentation in new QLD Parliament

20 March: EMILY's List welcomes and congratulates new National Co-Convenor

27 February: EMILY's List reminds public of PM Gillard's equity record


12 December: EMILY's List: Christmas comes early for Australian women

2 December: EMILY's List Puts ALP on ntice: Elect wmen or reverse pre-selections

11 August: Vale Karen Overington


19 December: No choice but to support progressive Labor women

15 November: EMILY's List women raise dough and polls

16 September: ALP holds up women's representation – Coalition drags it down

10 August: Torpedo the Speedo AND make history by electing Gillard PM

9 August: Women can't trust Tony – but they can trust Julia

28 July: Supporting paid parental leave

20 January: Farewell Lynne Kosky and congratulations Lily D'Ambrosio


14 May: Historic paid parental leave and record women MPs no coincidence

14 April: EMILY's List agrees with public – 'It's time' for paid parental leave

24 March: Queensland – from backward and regressive to forward and progressive

19 February: Brumby Government commended on support for paid parental leave

16 February: Abortion aid restriction must go

10 February: NT women MPs Scrymgour and Lawrie congratulated


30 September: Positive paid parental leave model

19 August: EMILY's List Welcomes Bill to decriminalise abortion

4 July: Organisations sign on to aupport Model C

4 June: Call for lifting of ban on abortion

13 February: EMILY's List commends Prime Minister's apology

5 February: Publicly funded maternity leave would benefit women and business


25 November: Labor win historic for women's representation

14 October: Potential Labor win bodes well for more women in next Parliament

21 October: Premier Brumby commended on abortion reform priority

14 August: Support for decriminalisation of abortion in marginal seats

2 August: EMILY's List welcomes more representative Cabinet

21 July: Sydneysiders urged to ROCK THE BOAT for a FederalLabor Victory!18 July: EMILY's List welcomes Bill to protect women and doctors

15 June: ALP now on track to meet affirmative action target in 2012