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Congratulations to our scholarship winner and runners-up

Women In Media WA is proud to announce the winner of the  inaugural WIM Mentoring Scholarship, an initiative of the WIM WA Committee to support and nurture talented young women in our industry Congratulations to Jessica Warriner from Community News, who just headed off Jessica Strauss and Gabrielle Campion. The two runners-up will each receive [...]

MENTORING OR NETWORKING? TAKE YOUR PICK.

Getting a glimpse of a reporter’s true character, hearing their views on their industry and the changes they are experiencing is a rare treat, particularly for students aspiring to enter the field.   Such an opportunity was provided to those students among approximately 85 attendees from Perth journalism, PR and communications on 13 September, 2017, [...]

Great opportunity for WIM women

Women In Media WA is proud to announce the inaugural WIM Mentoring Scholarship, an initiative of the WIM WA Committee to support and nurture talented young women in our industry Thanks to our friends at Media Super, who have chipped in with an additional $500, the recipient will receive $1,500 towards the cost of flights, [...]

IN CONVERSATION WITH TRACEY SPICER

Tracy Spicer would probably use the ‘F-bomb’ in her description of the WIM WA event “In Conversation with Tracey Spicer”, held in the ABC studio, on Wednesday 14 June, 2017. In her richly informative and very entertaining chat with WIM committee member, Bridget Egan, Tracy encouraged the audience to swear liberally and with confidence. Her [...]

Beginners Social Media Workshop

New to the ins and outs of social media? Join Women in Media and Bloom to learn the basics of compelling social engagement for work and for play. 10am – noon, Saturday 6 May, St Catherine’s on Park, 2 Park Street, Crawley. Places strictly limited - sign up now! $50 per person – please email [...]

FEELING FOR BREAST CANCER: INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY BREAKFAST

The Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research provided the perfect setting for Women in Media’s first event for 2017, our International Women’s Day breakfast! Around one hundred women and a few courageous men gathered to share a delicious breakfast and to network, but primarily to hear about the Perth innovation that could enhance the outcome […]

Brave New World, Online Media Evolution

The final Women in Media event for 2016 at the Claremont Hotel was attended by an amazing group of women, powerful personalities and a few brave men. We were all there to learn a little bit more about a new but increasingly important part of media – the online landscape and how we can navigate […]

Looking forward to a wonderful WiM WA 2017 year

Thank you to everyone who’s supported our events in 2016. We’re already working hard on next year’s program, so stay tuned to our Facebook page for updates. In the meantime, we’ve posted our student reporter’s and photographer’s article and photos from our last event “The Online Media Evolution”, held on 9 November at the Claremont […]

The Future of Journalism

Interesting blog post on this subject from music journalist Rosalind Appleby. We’d love to hear your comments: whether you agree, disagree or anything else you’d like to say. Please use our Facebook page to give us your thoughts.

ACCC gives green light to West Australian/Sunday Times merger

News today from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) that the merger between Seven West Media and The Sunday Times can go ahead. Women in Media WA believes there is now an increased importance for providing support and networking opportunities within our industry which is undergoing significant change and employment challenges.