About Us

Cowra Branch provides the opportunity for all women, irrespective of age , to get together share stories, skills and find companionship and support. We range in age from young children (Junior Members)
to mature ladies in their 90s.
We are part of an organisation which exists for this purpose and the CWA is the largest women's organisation in Australia.
Our Motto

Honour to God
Loyalty to the Throne
Service to the Country
Through Country Women
For Country Women
By Country Women

Aims (Excerpt from 'Constitution of the Country Women's Association of New South Wales Regulations and Rules' May 2004)
5. The Aims of the Association shall be:
(a) To bring all women and families together and form a network of support.
(b) To provide a forum for the voice of all women in New South Wales and Australian CapitalTerritory.
(c) To improve conditions and welfare of all women and families especially in country areas.
(d) To support schemes which enhance the value of country living, especially health and educational facilities.
(e) To encourage development in regional areas and to increase the viability of rural communities and the environment.
(f) To provide a voice to Government at all levels.
(g) To promote International goodwill friendship understanding and tolerance between all people.
6. Branches of the Association may assist the following activities provided the Association Fund is supported:
(a) Ambulances and Child Flight Helicopter Services.
(b) Town planning and town improvement schemes and all country development within the aims of the Association.
(c) The Royal Flying Doctor Service, The Royal Far West Children's Health Scheme.
(d) The Guide and Scout Movements.
(e) Accredited programmes for homeless youth.

 


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