Women in Focus

We're sharing great stories about groups and individuals who are changing how they do things to create a better gender balance in their teams, address unconscious bias, and mentor and develop the female leaders of the future.

Check out some of the stories below and get inspired to make a change in your team.

Meet Camilla Drover

Camilla Drover, Executive Director of Motorways at Roads and Maritime shares her top tips for supporting women in non-traditional roles and role modelling inclusive behaviours. Watch the video and consider how you could be a role model to women in your area.
Sydney Trains gets women into trades

The Sydney Trains Apprentice Unit won Champion of Diversity and Inclusion at the 2017 Transport Awards. Watch the video to learn how the team attracted more than 100 women to apply for apprenticeships and doubled the number of women hired. Consider the actions they have taken and what you can do to make a difference in your team.
Christine Nixon

Former Victorian Police Chief Commissioner Christine Nixon shared her experiences breaking down barriers in a male-dominated workforce at our Transport cluster's 2018 International Women’s Day event. Watch Christine’s speech to hear her insights and share this inspiring video with your team.
Development tips from our female leaders

We asked female leaders from across Transport to share how they developed their careers. Hear their stories and find out how they support and encourage other aspiring female leaders.
Group IT

We caught up with some of the leaders in Group IT who are working together to improve the gender balance in what has been a traditionally male dominated field.

Find out more

Driving opportunities for women in frontline leadership roles

Find out more about how Sydney Trains, Human Resources and Transport Shared Services collaborated to increase the number of women hired as Station Duty Managers.


5 leadership learnings from Fabian Dattner

We recently caught up with leadership expert, Fabian Dattner who shared her words of wisdom for women in the workplace.
Check out her insights in this short video


Have a story idea?

Do you know someone that is shifting the dial on gender equality or have a great example of collaboration in your team? Get in touch with the Diversity and Inclusions team and share your story across Transport.

We're sharing great stories about groups and individuals who are changing how they do things to create a better gender balance in their teams, address unconscious bias, and mentor and develop the female leaders of the future.

Check out some of the stories below and get inspired to make a change in your team.

Meet Camilla Drover

Camilla Drover, Executive Director of Motorways at Roads and Maritime shares her top tips for supporting women in non-traditional roles and role modelling inclusive behaviours. Watch the video and consider how you could be a role model to women in your area.
Sydney Trains gets women into trades

The Sydney Trains Apprentice Unit won Champion of Diversity and Inclusion at the 2017 Transport Awards. Watch the video to learn how the team attracted more than 100 women to apply for apprenticeships and doubled the number of women hired. Consider the actions they have taken and what you can do to make a difference in your team.
Christine Nixon

Former Victorian Police Chief Commissioner Christine Nixon shared her experiences breaking down barriers in a male-dominated workforce at our Transport cluster's 2018 International Women’s Day event. Watch Christine’s speech to hear her insights and share this inspiring video with your team.
Development tips from our female leaders

We asked female leaders from across Transport to share how they developed their careers. Hear their stories and find out how they support and encourage other aspiring female leaders.
Group IT

We caught up with some of the leaders in Group IT who are working together to improve the gender balance in what has been a traditionally male dominated field.

Find out more

Driving opportunities for women in frontline leadership roles

Find out more about how Sydney Trains, Human Resources and Transport Shared Services collaborated to increase the number of women hired as Station Duty Managers.


5 leadership learnings from Fabian Dattner

We recently caught up with leadership expert, Fabian Dattner who shared her words of wisdom for women in the workplace.
Check out her insights in this short video


Have a story idea?

Do you know someone that is shifting the dial on gender equality or have a great example of collaboration in your team? Get in touch with the Diversity and Inclusions team and share your story across Transport.