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Girl on a Mission

Australian Teen Girl Breaks Exploring Record & Hits Back At Sexist Critics In The Best Way

Australian Teen Girl Breaks Exploring Record & Hits Back At Sexist Critics In The Best Way

There’s a saying that goes “revenge is a dish best served cold”, and in the case of 16 year-old record-breaking explorer Jade Hameister, that dish is a ham and cheese […]

Contributors

Simone Heng: A Model & Spokeswoman Defying Industry Stereotypes

Simone Heng: A Model & Spokeswoman Defying Industry Stereotypes

By Simone Heng Something happened to me recently after hosting the final fashion show at Telstra Perth Fashion Festival. I had had a wonderful 3 days of being paid to […]

Contributors

Aussie Woman Running Ultramarathon To Campaign Against Domestic Violence

Aussie Woman Running Ultramarathon To Campaign Against Domestic Violence

On 14 November, one determined woman, Kirrily Dear, will begin an 860km run through regional NSW, Australia to raise funds and to get people thinking about what they can do […]

Celebrities, Politics

Rachel Griffiths Urges More Aussie Women To Get Into Politics

Rachel Griffiths Urges More Aussie Women To Get Into Politics

Remember that time former Australian Prime Minister (the country’s first female head of state) gave a rousing speech in Parliament about the misogyny that exists down under? No? Don’t worry, […]

Interviews, Sports

Interview With Samantha Gash: Trailblazing Marathon Runner

Interview With Samantha Gash: Trailblazing Marathon Runner

Meet Samantha Gash, a woman who is literally blazing a trail around the world. This Australian powerhouse became the first female, and youngest person ever to complete The 4 Desert […]

Fashion & Beauty

The Online Shopping Site Catering To All Body Types. Finally!

The Online Shopping Site Catering To All Body Types. Finally!

Hey ladies, you know you’re an online shopping aficionado. But have you ever tore your hair out in frustration after ordering what you thought was your size, only to receive […]

Girl on a Mission

The Body Image Docu Teaching Us To Love, Not Loathe It

The Body Image Docu Teaching Us To Love, Not Loathe It

If someone asked you what you love about your body, you might pause for a minute then list maybe one or two things. But if you were asked what you […]

Fashion & Beauty

Australian Muslim Women Mix Faith Fashion & Feminism In An Exhibition

Australian Muslim Women Mix Faith Fashion & Feminism In An Exhibition

Faith and feminism: sounds a little bit like a juxtaposition right? And what about if you add fashion into that mix? Sure there are countries where Muslim women are under […]

Boys We Like, Fashion & Beauty

Aussie Designer Admits Fashion Industry Needs Healthier Model Standards

Aussie Designer Admits Fashion Industry Needs Healthier Model Standards

Mercedes Benz Australian Fashion Week in Sydney just came and went but it wasn’t without a bit of controversy. No, we’re not talking about models falling on the runway, we’re […]

Fashion & Beauty

Beauty Is Pain. But Perhaps These Images Are Taking It Too Far?

Beauty Is Pain. But Perhaps These Images Are Taking It Too Far?

Beauty is Pain. That seems to be the common saying throughout all generations for women. Who came up with it, and why does it have to be like that? Pain […]

Editors Blog

My Three Major Problems With The Sexist Snickers Commercial

My Three Major Problems With The Sexist Snickers Commercial

I’m sure most of us have already seen this Snickers commercial, and shared it on our social networks. When I first started watching it I had a visceral reaction because […]

Boys We Like, Entertainment

Hugh Jackman & Wife Deborah Lee Furness Raising Awareness For Gender Equality

Hugh Jackman & Wife Deborah Lee Furness Raising Awareness For Gender Equality

Deborah Lee Furness is an Australian Actress and wife of Hugh Jackman. But she has a second Hugh in her life who is having a major influence. His name is […]

Fashion & Beauty

Model Robyn Lawley Wants To Outlaw The Term “Plus Size”

Model Robyn Lawley Wants To Outlaw The Term “Plus Size”

If you are a size 12 woman, would you call yourself plus size? If the average size of American women, and most likely globally, is between 12-16, then shouldn’t that […]

Entertainment, Working Women

Courageous Burn Victim Reveals Her Face To The Public For The First Time

Courageous Burn Victim Reveals Her Face To The Public For The First Time

Yes we know, this picture is deceiving, but we didn’t want to give anything away too soon, because this is an incredible story you have to hear. Turia Pitt is […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

What’s Wrong With The “Thigh Gap”? Robyn Lawley Explains…

What’s Wrong With The “Thigh Gap”? Robyn Lawley Explains…

Plus size model Robyn Lawley is a woman who is setting the fashion world on fire! The 24 year old Aussie chick made history in 2013 by becoming the first […]