BPW Cessnock


About our Club

Welcome to BPW Cessnock.  We are located in the Hunter Valley, famous for wines and great women who work to achieve outcomes for the professional and business women in this area.  The Club has a diverse range of projects that align to the principles of BPW Australia and BPW International.

  • Congratulations to our President, Sheila Turnbull who was awarded the Cessnock Senior Citizen of the Year 2014.
  • Member Marilyn Forsythe accepted second prize on behalf of BPW Australia at the BPW International Congress at Jeju in South Korea for work with the United Nations Global Compact Network Australia.
  • BPW Cessnock presented a cheque for $500 to Jodie‚Äôs Place in Cessnock, a refuge for women and children from domestic violence.

Meeting Date and Place

1st Tuesday of the Month


Club Contact Details

Sheila Turnbull     
Email: swildwoman@bigpond.com

Phone: 02 499154555
or  0402 390 706


Upcoming events

No events available

We welcome you

If you are interested in finding out more about BPW in your local area, you are invited to join us at one of our meetings.  Please check the events sections above to find out what's on this month.  You can book online to attend.  You will find out more about us, meet some of our wonderful members and enjoy a topical guest speaker.

President -
Sheila Turnbull

From the Club President

Welcome to Cessnock. 

We are a club in a small country town the centre of the Hunter Valley Vineyards. We are a small group of women dedicated to making our town a better place for our families to live. 

We work with the community to promote women in to leadership, to make women safe in the community. We have strong ties with the schools in our area.

Club Location

About our club

In BPW, members matter most.  We focus on issues and personal or professional development that is relevant to our own club.  We enjoy different types of meetings, including dinner with a speaker, workshops to enhance our skills and social events where lifelong friendships are made.

Club Committee Members


Our Special Projects

Our members are currently supporting projects to empower women and girls in Australia and overseas. 

Members Only

This section can only be accessed by club members.  Read more...

Club Projects

We choose the local, national and international projects that our club members will support our club members have chosen to focus currently on these:



Featured member


BPW Australia
Australian Federation of Business and Professional Women
Suite 154, 16 Beenleigh Redland Bay Road Loganholme QLD Australia 4129
Ph: +61 7 3103 1391  |  Fax: +61 7 3112 6838  |  ABN 50 956 174 998 

 

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software