Who are Significant Women?

Committed and passionate executives and professionals who believe in collaboration, sharing knowledge and building strong alliances.

Can anyone be a member of the Significant Women’s Network?

We welcome applications from women in executive and professional roles, from all industry sectors, open ages and either working or retired.

Can I attend events if I am not a member?

SWN offers a range of seminars, forums and networking events open to executive and professional women. However some are member-only functions. Refer to the Events page for more information.

Who do SWN support?

SWN is not a fundraising group, however from time to time we may promote philanthropic opportunities to our members. SWN supports organisations with a bias to the empowerment and advancement of women.

What industries are represented in Significant Women?

Membership is open to executive and professional women from all industry sectors. We have strong representation from finance, legal, technology, engineering , consulting, sales, government, charitable foundations and not for profit.

How often do you meet or hold events?

Our Beyond the Business Card lunches run from February to November. We hold Lunch forums at least on a quarterly basis and social functions at various times. Remember to diarise and book early for our very popular Christmas party.

May I contact other members through your website?

Members can connect through our members-only website forum. (Coming Soon)

How much does membership cost?

Standard annual membership is currently $180 plus GST. Discounted members rates are available for applications from the Not-for Profit sector. Other fees may apply for additional membership of special interest groups or as and when new services and activities are provided.

What do I get for my membership?

Member benefits include but are not limited to:

  • Invitation to members only events
  • Priority booking to all SWN events
  • Discounted member rates to paid events
  • Ability to connect with other SWN members through the SWN members-only website and forum
  • Ability to contribute to publications that SWN may publish or circulate to its members
  • Special member offers from our corporate partners and sponsors
  • Invitation to participate in relevant special interest groups.