There are increasing numbers of women over 55 couch surfing or sleeping in cars.
Dorothy Shea has been the driving force behind a project to restore and archive rare documents she found in the storeroom of the Tasmanian Supreme Court.
As a girl, Mary Berry was told “There isn’t any career I can recommend for you.” She has been a magazine food editor and TV presenter, and has published over 70 cookery books. At 82 she has no plans to retire.
The Australian association, Business Chicks asked some members to write a letter to a woman in their life who they … More
Wendy Bowman refuses to sell her beloved property to coal mines and fights for her community and its environment.
Gail Kelly is a former school teacher who rose to become the only woman to have run an Australian bank.
As well as being an acclaimed musician, Patti Smith is an accomplished poet and climate activist.
Ever since she was a child, Judi Dench, has been fascinated by trees.
Dr Elizabeth Blackburn is a pioneering molecular biologist who has made great advances in our knowledge of ageing and disease.
What is it that makes an older woman a good detective?