Advocacy & News

Deniliquin Hospital
August 2019

Women's Healthcare Australasia warmly welcomes Deniliquin Hospital to the WHA community.

Deniliquin Hospital is a 41 bed facility with 26 hospital beds, 9 day surgery beds and 4 maternity beds. Deniliquin Hospital provides a 24 hour Accident and Emergency Department and is

August 2019

The Commonwealth Fund would like to announce the co-sponsorship of the Australian Government and state and territory governments in the Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice, bringing to the program an invaluable policy perspective and commitment to a high performing health

August 2019

Healthcare professionals and expectant mums will be targeted in a new campaign which aims to tackle the trend of giving birth before 39 to 40 weeks. 
 The campaign – Every Week Counts ( - is backed by

May 2019

Women & Leadership Australia is administering a national initiative to support the development of female leaders across Australia’s Health sector.

The initiative is providing women with grants of between $3,000 and $7,000 to enable participation in a range of leadership

May 2019

Research by the Clinical and Population Health Perinatal Research Centre in partnership with University of Sydney and the Northern Sydney Local Health District has shown that every week counts in a baby's health and development.

April 2019

Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Symposium – 2 May 2019

The Queensland Health Statewide Lavender Mother-Baby Unit is hosting a perinatal and infant mental health symposium exploring: ‘Journey through recovery: Working with perinatal families across the continuum of care’.  Held 2nd May