Harriet Bremner and Alex Thomas

Celebrating rural women and improving health, safety and wellbeing

“Rural women have been planting seeds in the minds of men for generations.

Because let’s face it: ‘she’ll be right’ doesn’t always mean it will be right. He might have been ‘doing it this way for years’ – but that doesn’t mean it can’t be improved, now does it!

Their tough-as-nails mentality towards their physical, mental and emotional health and safety doesn’t just affect one person – it affects everyone. 

Sound familiar? Hands up who knows someone who could be making smarter, safer and healthier choices!

I hear you sister. And I know, because I’ve been there. 

The flow on effect of drought, Q fever, Ross River virus, diabetes, heart failure and kidney failure has had a profound impact not only on my Dad’s health, but on my family and our livelihood. I’ve felt the weight of responsibility for Dad’s wellbeing since I was 15 years old.

That’s why I created The #PlantASeedForSafety Project. It’s about celebrating rural women and amplifying industry-driven, practical solutions that inspire rural men to save a life, by listening to their wife.

Silence and safety paperwork doesn’t save lives, but rural women who are prepared to #PlantASeedForSafety – do.

So let’s get started!”

Alex Thomas,

Founder & Spokesperson



Share your story

Everybody knows someone who could be making smarter, safer and healthier choices. 

Whether you’re a farmer, a teacher, a fisherwoman or a nurse, we all have a responsibility to look out for the health, safety and wellbeing of ourselves and those around us.  

So no matter what role you play, where you live or what you do – you are perfectly positioned to #PlantASeedForSafety, and we want to hear from you.

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