Wed, 25 Oct|
The Shoe Bar & Cafe
The Matildas Effect
The Matildas Effect is a unique opportunity for the sporting community to unite and delve into the dynamic world of women's sport.
Time & Location
25 Oct 2023, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm AWST
The Shoe Bar & Cafe, Shop GSO7 Yagan Square, 376 - 420 Wellington St, Perth WA 6050, Australia
About the event
The Matildas Effect is a unique opportunity for the women’s sporting community to unite and delve into the dynamic world of women's sports.
We are thrilled to announce a collaborative event like no other, bringing together the powerhouses of Women Onside and Women in Sport WA to present "The Matildas Effect" Networking Event. This exclusive evening event, just days before the Asian Olympic Qualifiers in Perth, is set to celebrate and explore the profound influence of the Matildas on the world of women's sports landscape.
This event aims to:
- Highlight Female Role Modelling: We will discuss how the Matildas break barriers and shatter stereotypes, reinforcing the notion that "you can't be what you can't see."
- Impact of Mainstream Media/Social Media: Explore the influence of media and social platforms in shaping the narrative around women's sports.
- Keeping Girls in Sport: Discuss strategies and initiatives to keep girls engaged and active in sports inspired by the remarkable achievements of the Matildas.
- Importance of Research: Examine the role of research in driving positive change and promoting women's involvement in sports.
- Women on Boards: Shed light on the importance of women represented in sports leadership roles.
We are thrilled to have an array of esteemed guests and speakers, including:
- Kerry Harris: Chair, Women Onside
- Mikayla Lyons: Young Matildas Strength and Conditioning Coach
- Monica Beazley: Ambassador for Women in Sport
- Cathy Ellis: Rebal Sport Regional Manager WA
Venue Sponsor: The Shoe Bar & Cafe
Includes light refreshments$25.00+$0.63 service fee