Victorian Honour Roll of Women: nominations open

Do you know an extraordinary woman who you believe deserves recognition for her achievements?

Nominations are now open for the 2017 Victorian Honour Roll of Women.

Now in its 17th year, the Victorian Honour Roll of Women acknowledges and celebrates the outstanding achievements of women in Victoria. Since 2001, 582 inductees have been honoured for their significant and lasting contributions to Victoria, Australia and beyond.

Nominees must be either born in Victoria, have spent a considerable part of their life in Victoria, or have made a significant contribution to Victoria. Posthumous nominations are also accepted.Successful nominees will be inducted at a special event held in March 2017, to coincide with International Women's Day celebrations.

Nominations close 5.00pm Friday 7 October 2016.

Find out more about the Victorian Honour Roll of Women at the Victorian Government website.