Suffrage 125 celebrations - Guest speakers

11am - 1pm
Nov. 24, 2018
Grey District

Celebrating our region's pioneer women on 24 November at the Regent Theatre, Greymouth.

Guest speakers

Margaret Moir
First female MP for the West Coast.

Yvonne Simpson
Past president of Soroptimist International.

Tasmin Barnett
GHS student presenting her Westland Soroptimist winning essay on 'The Importance of Casting Our Vote.'

Helen Bollinger
Reefton writer, discussing the West Coast Suffrage Movement.

Hot Words and Bold Retorts (short documentary)
Screening of Geylene Preston's documentary.

  • A Moana Heritage Trust fund raising event.
  • Morning tea and theatre event.
  • Limited tickets - purchase from Regent Theatre Greymouth.
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