Women and crisis: knitting, community and cooperation

By |2021-09-03T10:56:17+10:00September 3rd, 2021|All States, Australian Capital Territory|

A hobby I began as a distraction turned out to have a long tradition in the emergency sector, and speaks to the strengths, skills and commitment that women bring to their work. Last year, during Australia’s first pandemic lockdown (only the first!), I asked my mother to teach me how to knit. I desperately needed