women's work | men's work

Across Australia, women and men tend to work in different industries and occupations. Health care, social assistance and education are dominated by women; scientific and technical roles are dominated by men. 

Stereotypes about the kinds of work women and men 'should' do limit people pursuing satisfying careers in non-traditional areas. Businesses and the economy also miss out on valuable skills and experience. 

Let these stories inspire you about the kind of work you might enjoy.