Branch – NT
The Northern Territory Branch, with over 300 members, is supported by a voluntary Branch Management Committee elected by the Branch membership.
The Branch’s key role is to provide local support for AASW members through a range of activities that enable members to network, develop practice skills and organise around social justice issues.
NT Branch Annual Members Meeting
Please join us for the NT Branch Annual Members meeting. As this is an AASW MEMBERS ONLY event, please register in order to receive the Zoom login details.
When: 18 October 2023
Time: 6.00 pm (ACST)
Venue: Zoom – login details will be sent to registered attendees on the day
If you would like to nominate for a position please contact Branch Services for a nomination form.
NT Mary Moylan Awards
The AASW NT Branch
Mary Moylan Award 2023 recognises the Social Worker of the Year. Through this
award, we commemorate and celebrate the life and work of Ms Mary Moylan by
recognising the dedication and achievement of Northern Territory social workers
whose exemplary practice has made a difference in their field of
employment. The winner of the award this year is Vanesha Knights. A special
event was held on 18 August 2023 at the Travelodge Darwin to celebrate all the
outstanding nominees and winner.
ABC Radio Interview with NT Branch President
ABC Radio Darwin’s Adam Steer met with NT Branch President, Andrew Richardson on 17 August 2023. They discussed the Mary Moylan award, the nominees and Mary herself, with the conversation then leading on to Andrew’s background, social work generally in the Northern Territory and the strengths and challenges of working in urban and remote environments.
You can listen here: https://www.abc.net.au/listen/programs/darwin-mornings/mornings/102722192 (1:26:57-1:35:16)