Join FemSoc in celebrating the 125th anniversary of women gaining the right to vote in New Zealand on Suffrage Day, 19 September!
You don’t have to go far – the UC Feminist Society is partnering with the National Council for Women – Christchurch Branch to bring you food, speakers, and women’s history both downtown and on campus.
All-day – Scavenger hunt on campus featuring prominent suffragists, with the chance to enter into the draw for prizes
10:30am – Morning Tea at the Centre of Contemporary Art (66 Gloucester St)
12:00-12:30pm – Speakers at the Kate Sheppard Memorial (159 Oxford Terrace)
2:00pm – Speakers and Afternoon Tea in the Undercroft
Share your photos and thoughts on social media via #suffrage125 #WhakatuWahine #SuffrageDay
Events are proud to be a part of the Suffrage 125 national event programme and supported by the Ministry for Women’s Suffrage 125 Community Fund.
Reserve a shuttle to downtown via the event website.
Share you’re going on the Facebook event.