More than a tennis story: Sunshine Super Girl is challenging inequities and enabling inclusive possibilities

Sunshine Super Girl, a performance piece by Andrea James about Evonne Goolagong Cawley, is important. Michelle O’Shea, Megan Stronach and Hazel Maxwell share why. Last month as part of the Yarruwala Wiradjuri Cultural Festival, in the regional town of Griffith, Sunshine Super Girl, the story of Evonne Goolagong Cawley’s life, made its world premiere.  Goolagong …

Meet Courtney Hagen

Meet Courtney Hagen, our inaugural participant in the Siren Emerging Sports Writer Program! We can’t wait to start working with Courtney and get to writing! Courtney is a proud Butchulla and Gubbi Gubbi woman from the Southern Sunshine Coast region in Queensland. Courtney has been involved in community engagement roles in sport and is now …

WNBL 2020/21 Season Preview

The 2020/21 WNBL season is set to kick off in its North Queensland hub tomorrow. Basketball expert Hayley Wildes brings us her team-by-team season preview. If you’re a fan of women’s hoops, strap in because you’re in for an absolute treat with the WNBL season set to tip off on Wednesday. Due to COVID-19, this …

Changing the face of motorsport

Motorsports Australia Women’s Commission chair, Jessica Dane, speaks to Emily Patterson about the current state of play in motorsport. You can’t be what you can’t see is a saying that has been relevant to women in sport for a long time. As ongoing work to improve the prominence of women in this space is done, …