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We had:

Ali Brigginshaw, Captain of the Brisbane Bronco’s NRLW Team, talking about the world’s first mixed gender fantasy league kicks off in Australia. For the first time, fans will be able to build their Fantasy League team by selecting players from both the men’s and women’s leagues, bringing focus to the players’ stats and game play, not their gender. Fans nationwide will now be able to pick the best of the best, not just the best of the blokes.

Taylah Griffin, Aerospace Systems Engineer and First Nations Woman talking about National Science Week 2022. Taylah is a Gangalu woman from Gordonvale and as a member of the team implementing Boeing Defence Australia’s Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP), she’s a passionate advocate of expanding opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in STEM — and particularly in engineering with fewer than 1% of tertiary STEM students being Indigenous

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