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    Editor's Note September Issue G'day Good Sheilas Readers! We survived the apocolypse! Welcome to the new world order. Ahem. Read more →
    Horacek! Horacek-diversity-conservative-600px Spot the Difference … In light of Abbott’s new Cabinet line-up, the talented Ms. Judy Horacek gifts Sheilas with another cracker cartoon for September. We couldn’t help but notice… Read more →
    Polly Ticks Kitchen Table Conversations: 21st Century Politics, Indi Style By Sarah Capper When Jeff Kennett lost the “unlosable” Victorian election in 1999, the Victorian Women’s Trust’s Mary Crooks wasn’t overly surprised. In the years… Read more →
    News Abbott Government Sworn In At Government House The Myth of Meritocracy Prime Minister Tony Abbott was sworn in a couple of days ago, along with his new Cabinet, which takes Australia’s federal political representation of women… Read more →
    News Kathleen Maltzahn Vale Elisabeth Wynhausen Kathleen Maltzahn pays tribute to groundbreaking Australian journalist and author Elisabeth Wynhausen... Read more →
    A Bonza Sheila salfeather A Bonza Sal Kimber: On Indi, and connecting Intellect and Heart This post-election edition of a Bonza Sheila features singer/songwriter and banjo-extraordinaire Sal Kimber, who regularly rolls up and down the Hume Highway to the area… Read more →
    First Person *Photo by Sal Kimber People Power In this edition of First Person, keeping with our theme of ‘painting the Sheilas edition orange’, we reproduce Independent Member for Indi Cathy McGowan’s speech… Read more →
    Keeping It Reel Cathy McGowan Mary Crooks Alana Johnson INDIpendent Women New Independent Member for Indi Cathy McGowan is captured here with Victorian Women’s Trust Board Member (and one of the original Voice 4 Indi committee… Read more →
    Culture Club Paid For Cover Paid For The following is an excerpt from chapter 7 of Rachel Moran’s Paid For, a memoir of the author’s harrowing years as a young teenage prostitute in… Read more →