'Epidemic' of violence against women a national crisis

By Kat Wong
Updated November 1 2023 - 2:10pm, first published 2:07pm
About 50 women have been killed in Australia this year, five of in the past 10 days. (Dean Lewins/AAP PHOTOS)
About 50 women have been killed in Australia this year, five of in the past 10 days. (Dean Lewins/AAP PHOTOS)

A recent spate of violent deaths has politicians calling for better support for women and a national approach to tackling the scourge.

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