See the 1893 suffrage petition and experience the stories, past and present, of New Zealand's decision that led the world in women's suffrage.
Celebrate 125 years of women's suffrage by helping to increase the visibility of New Zealand women who have made a contribution to the arts and community life in Aotearoa.
In World War I, NZ women had many roles—patriots, supportive family members, nurses, entertainers, pioneers and more. Hear their stories, see their clothing, and experience their lives in Women’s War.
‘This Joyous, Chaotic Place’ is a multi-media exhibition to celebrate poet Heather McPherson (1942-2017) and her peers in the national women’s art and literature movement of the 1970s and 1980s. Funded by Creative New Zealand.
Our Wahine is an exciting new project by New Zealand artist Kate Hursthouse (www.katehursthouse.com) who is illustrating 125 women from New Zealand’s history.
Giant Sisters is a series of inspiring podcasts that celebrates, records and shares phenomenal women's stories, in their words, their voices, their thoughts, their hopes and their dreams.
Dedicated to exploring women’s suffrage and the women’s rights movement, discover the stories of women who have and are making a difference for all people in Aotearoa New Zealand.
Mother and daughter, Sulieti Fieme’a Burrows and Tui Emma Gillies traveled to Falevai in the Kingdom of Tonga to rekindle a lost tradition and came back with a delicate meditation on women’s work.
Tasman Libraries bringing together materials that document & celebrate the lives of local women.
The Suffrage 125 celebration is being led by the Ministry for Women, New Zealand Minitatanga mō ngā Wahine in partnership with Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage.