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About Us


"To encourage, education and support those interested in local government."


  • To be a leader in our sector
  • Break down the barriers
  • To want to achieve your goals
  • To be the best you can be
  • To strive for more
  • Believe it is achievable


  • Creating networks and support groups
  • Informal mentoring
  • Connection with likeminded people
  • Affiliation with ALGWA
  • Motivation and empowerment
  • Share your experiences
  • Grow your ideas, expand your knowledge


  • Development opportunities and ability to grow your skill set – personally and professionally
  • Provision of resources
  • Bursary opportunities
  • Informal mentoring and support
  • Learn from industry experts
  • Hands on workshops and training – key takeaways to implement straight away

Goals & Objectives

  • To assist in further knowledge and understanding of the function of local government.
  • To encourage all to participate in local government, in particular women.
  • To encourage all to make a career in local government, in particular attracting and retaining women.
  • To watch over and protect the interests and rights of women in local government.
  • To take action in relation to any subject or activity affecting local government legislation
  • To act in advisory capacity to intending women candidates for local government election.