Sisters

Sisters

Rosanna and Gurwinder on a Tuesday afternoon. Last ones in the office today. Not an unusual situation. Gurwinder is helping to get Rosanna’s computer working again. Problems with Outlook. “If Gurwinder can’t fix it, no one can.” Rosanna is Addi Road’s CEO. Gurwinder...
Addi Road and Tradeswomen Australia

Addi Road and Tradeswomen Australia

Work opportunities and vocational possibilities for women as trainees and apprentices are in huge demand across Australia. Addi Road and Tradeswomen Australia are combining forces to show how you can become “a Jill of all trades”, ensuring stable jobs, good money and...
Seeing is Believing

Seeing is Believing

Tanya Paterson is the Workplace Diversity Officer for Tradeswomen Australia. Their website neatly sums up her job and the bigger role that her organisation plays: “We’re working to educate, encourage, recruit, and retain more women in trade careers. We raise community...
Bread and Flowers

Bread and Flowers

One hour left till closing at the Addi Road Food Pantry. There’s just enough time to share some flowers. Two of our volunteers, Annerie and Ros, stand outside in a last splash of afternoon sunlight, making use of a bench to carve up a thick crop of purple succulents...
Addi Road Writers Festival 2022 – The People

Addi Road Writers Festival 2022 – The People

Addi Road Writers’ Festival 2022 takes place on Saturday 14 May. We begin at 12 midday and end at nightfall. Two venues are being used at the community centre. Twelve panels, over 30 writers in conversation and another ten ‘hot spots’ with speakers,...