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Celebrating Women in Construction on International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day holds space for us to honour the trailblazers of yesterday, champion the game-changers of today and to empower the next generation to continue with gusto. However, of all the frontiers we have crossed, construction still remains a largely male-dominant industry. Today, we celebrate the Women in Construction who are trying to change…

Celebrating Women in Construction; Penny Petridis, Female Tradie

This International Women’s Day, we spoke with three Women in Construction who are leading the way toward an empowered, equal workforce within the industry. We picked the brain of Penny Petridis about the trails blazed by Female Tradie, and the future that she not only hopes for, but is actively helping to shape. Without further…

Celebrating Women in Construction; Liz Fell, ModularWalls

Of all the frontiers we have crossed, construction still remains a largely male-dominant industry. For International Women’s Day 2018, we celebrated three Women in Construction who are showing Australia that there is an equal industry workforce on the horizon; including our very own Liz Fell, Project Manager at ModularWalls. Q. What drew you to work…

Celebrating Women in Construction; Melanie Rollings, The Tradie Lady

This International Women’s Day , we celebrated three Women in Construction who are showing Australia that there is an equal industry workforce on the horizon. Melanie Rollings, founder of The Tradie Lady, talks to us about how she is reshaping the minds of young girls and boys through her construction of playgrounds at childcare centres…

10 female DIY bloggers to inspire your International Women’s Day

Handy and hardy. Creative and capable. Passionate and pro-active. Female DIY bloggers have slowly taken over the world of home improvement, empowering waves of women to pick up the tools and take matters into their own hands. Forget Pinterest tutorials of mason jar crafts or hot glue gun fruit bowls; these chicks are building backyard…