HowZing makes a move

It has been a busy few weeks for the Zonta District Advocacy project Homelessness in Older Women. Zonta Club of Brisbane member Susan Davies is our representative on the project with District Advocacy chairperson Glynnis Gartside (Pine Rivers). They have a regular newsletter and at the recent District 22 Area meeting in May presented to…

Homelessness in Older Women

The Zonta Club of Brisbane’s signature project for 2020 is Homelessness in Older Women. Women over the age of 55 are the fastest growing category of people either on the verge of, or actually experiencing homelessness. The Club is working in collaboration with the Lady Musgrave Trust in their 2020 Ending Homelessness for Older Women…

Lores Bonney Riverwalk

In early 2016, Zonta Brisbane’s Advocacy Committee began lobbying the Brisbane City Council to commemorate Australia’s greatest woman flyer Lores Bonney as part of the Kingsford Smith Drive Upgrade. Following this consultation with the Zonta Club of Brisbane and with the Royal Historical Society of Queensland, the Brisbane City Council announced that the new Kingsford…