To mark Equal Pay Day 2010 the Unions Tasmania Women's Committee organised a brunch for fifty people at the Royal Botanical Gardens in Hobart with Tasmania's new Anti-Discrimination Commissioner, Robin Banks as guest speaker.

Equal Pay Day marks the date on which women's annual earnings reach the same as men's in the previous financial year. The unacceptable pay gap between Australian women and men is widening with full-time working women earning 18% less than men in the last financial year.

Read more: Equal Pay Day - A Call for Action on Pay Equity in Tasmania