Story: Women’s networks and clubs

Women's clubs: Otago Women's Club premises (3rd of 3)

Women's clubs: Otago Women's Club premises

The Otago Women's Club, founded in 1914, was still going strong in the 1970s, by which time it occupied a gracious Dunedin house. Membership of most women's clubs declined from the 1950s, and many closed in the 1960s.

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Women’s networks and clubs - Women’s self-improvement groups', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 15 June 2024)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 15 Jul 2018