Learn about Meri Te Tai Mangakahia's life, ancestry and whānau through this website.
Te Aroha has 77 local women who signed the suffrage petition. Our exhibition explores the lives of these pioneering women through their stories and photos.
An online exhibition celebrating a diverse range of illustrious, revolutionary, courageous, inspirational, empowering, luminous, innovative and influential women, from our collections of archived radio, television and film.
Stories from New Zealand women engineers from all walks of life, as they talk about what they do and their love of engineering with the help of the delightful children’s book, Rosie Revere, Engineer.
This exhibition marks 125 years since women achieved the right to vote, recalling the events leading up to the 1893 election, and exploring progress and change in the lives of women over 125 years.
This online exhibition explores the journeys of women serving in the New Zealand Defence Force since gender integration in 1977. A collaborative project by New Zealand's national service museums.
This exhibition displays Melanesian knowledge and practice in the diaspora, looking at shared cultural values expressed through relationships to hair.
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.