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Friday 31st August 2018
2018 marks the 125th anniversary of the signing of the Electoral Act that gave all New Zealand women the right to vote.
We are celebrating Golden Bay women and their stories as part of our Suffrage 125 celebrations.
In this event Lynn Rain looks at women's position in society during the nineteenth century, leading up to the franchise bill.
Bring along stories to share that may have been passed down through the women in your family.
Koha. All welcome.