A suffrage-tinged version of the traditional celebration of the poet’s birthday. Renowned columnist Lisa Scott will speak on Burns and the Rights of Woman. Donna Young will deliver the Address to the Haggis. Tickets on sale at Toitu.
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.