Country Women’s Association thrives in Tasmania, with technology helping spread the word | ABC News

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    The Country Women’s Association has seen Australia go through a lot — war, drought and bushfires — and now the coronavirus pandemic. A local CWA branch south-west of Hobart has grown as the COVID-19 outbreak has gone on, with new members joining the ranks and enjoying a sense of connection with their community. The organisation is also establishing a virtual branch for members who can’t attend in person.

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