We began in 1921 and have remained relevant for women in town and country communities since then.
What we do:
- Offer friendship and fun
- Travel and walking groups
- Get involved with our local community
- Encourage leadership
- Teach and share homemaking skills
- Provide opportunities for members to be involved in choral, drama, floral art, all types of handcraft and writing
- Help others
Gold Honours 2022
NAPIER WAS THE PLACE FOR CELEBRATING 100 YEARS
IN FEBRUARY 2021
- The 101st AGM / Conference is in the Lower Hutt Events Centre on 30 - 31 May 2022. Delegates from federations and WIs are welcome to attend.
- If you cannot attend you are able to follow the meeting on You Tube. check the links here:
- Monday https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BuWcqxUJ-Cc
- Tuesday Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fULEw4anvw
- Members were requested to bring one cut out butterfly to the 101st AGM for every woman affected by family violence in their community. These were pinned to a teal banner displayed in front of the stage. A digital newsletter about the banner of butterflies prepared by members can be downloaded here.
- Official merchandise is available for sale from the national office. Included are 2022 Calendars featuring images from the celebrations in Napier; key rings with the centennial badge as well as 'Portrait of Change' Volume 2..