Qld calls out Feds on working women

Minister for Education, Minister for Industrial Relations and Minister for Racing The Honourable Grace Grace

Queensland has called on the Morrison Government to restore financial support for services to help women with workplace issues, including sexual harassment.

Industrial Relations Minister Grace Grace today committed almost another $800,000 over three years for Working Women Queensland, a free advisory and support service, and asked Federal Industrial Relations Minister Michaelia Cash to reinstate their funding.

“It’s time for the Morrison Government to walk the talk on supporting women,” Ms Grace said.

“The Coalition cut funding to Working Women Queensland five years ago and has not paid a cent towards this vital service since this time.

“The

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