Government engagement

Get Election Ready with Fifty Acres

Download our checklist to help your team conduct strategic government engagement, complemented by media strategies, in the lead-up to the federal election.  Now that we know the next federal election will likely occur early next year; it’s well and truly time to get election-ready.  For over fourteen years, Fifty Acres has been advocating for Australia’s […]

Positioning your organisation to align with the Australian Government’s domestic violence response

The Labor Government’s $925 million Leaving Violence Program (LVP) announced last week, is intended to provide support to women escaping domestic violence situations, as part of the Labor Government’s National Plan to End Violence against Women and Children 2022-32. The National Plan aims to end violence in one generation, and though extensive, is far from […]

Guest blog: How can brands stand apart in a world that never stands still? – Supercurious

In a world that’s moving faster than ever, it’s now harder than ever for brands to breakthrough. With business leaders facing unprecedented challenges, our experience has highlighted some simple ways to move forward…and it starts with curiosity.    1. Ask more questions. Question the answers. In times of volatility and uncertainty, no-one has the answers. […]

Announcement of Groundbreaking Government Strategy Marks a Significant Milestone in the Fight for Gender Equality.

On the eve of International Women’s Day, the Labor government revealed its first ever strategy for promoting gender equality. Katy Gallagher, the Minister for Women, unveiled the plan on Thursday 7 March, marking a significant milestone in the fight towards creating a fairer and more equal Australia. The Australian government has seen a growing demand […]

How Can Your Organisation Get Noticed with a Pre-Budget Submission?

Whilst it may be difficult to fathom that now is the time to start thinking about your organisation’s pre-budget submission, you cannot start too early to ensure the government is made aware of your particular ask. Here are the top five inclusions we recommend for your pre-budget submission: Not too many pages The quickest way […]

The Time is Now for NFPs to Work with Government

There has never been a better time to get in front of the government, highlight your work in the community, and reiterate how you can contribute to the national agenda according to Founder and CEO of Fifty Acres, Jo Scard.  “We are really looking forward to welcoming over 100 not-for-profit representatives to our For Good Not-for-Profit Conference […]

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