First Nations Voice to Parliament

Online, BWA Webinar: First Nations Voice to Parliament

When:
June 9, 2023 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
2023-06-09T10:00:00+08:00
2023-06-09T11:30:00+08:00
Where:
Online
Online, BWA Webinar: First Nations Voice to Parliament @ Online

As a nation we have the opportunity to make history this year and take an important step on the path to reconciliation. Join Business Women Australia’s members, and guests for a meaningful conversation with Founding Director Lyn Hawkins and Kyra Galante, Worley Australia’s First Nations Participation Director.

This online, interactive webinar will be a deep dive into what a First Nations Voice would mean for our country and for all of us who call Australia home. We will cover key questions including:

  • What is the referendum all about?
  • What will the Voice to Parliament do?
  • Where did it originate and why?
  • Why is the Voice an important step?
  • What are the reasons why The Indigenous Voice has been controversial?

There will be time for Q&A and the opportunity to hear Kyra’s hopes about the future of Australia as a proud Indigenous woman.  Kyra brings to the table over 20 years’ experience facilitating partnerships with Australian corporations and Indigenous businesses to create positive socio-economic impact.

Don’t miss this important, respectful and positive conversation. Book today for the zoom link.

Everyone who shares the values of BWA embracing diversity, inclusion and conscious care are welcome.

ABOUT KYRA GALANTE:

Kyra Galante has worked extensively across Western Australia for a range of mining companies.

She is currently a board member for Ganbina an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander program that is based in schools and assists our kids to successfully complete their education to transition into the pathway of their choice.

Kyra was a member of the Aboriginal Lands Trust, a statutory body advising the Minister for Indigenous Affairs.

She was also the deputy chairperson for HALO (Hopes, Aspirations and Leadership Opportunities) which is an Indigenous leadership development and employment program that listens to the needs of Aboriginal young people and their families, provides advocacy, programmes and networking opportunities.

ABOUT LYN HAWKINS:

Lyn is the National Director of Business Women Australia and a management consultant with a focus on business growth, marketing and transformation. She advises some of Australia’s most successful professional and business leadership teams. Lyn is also the WA Director of the Private Wealth Network and mentors Commerce students at UWA. Lyn has held senior roles with KPMG, HHG Legal Group, HLB Mann Judd and Telstra, in addition to General Management roles with technology-based businesses.

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