125 Years of Women's Suffrage in SA

06 May 2019
125 Years of Women's Suffrage in SA

Entries close 30 August 2019


Help mark a great democratic stride towards equality for women in South Australia.

Get creative!

Tell the historic suffragist story through their eyes or show what life was like for women at that time.


Make a short film, podcast, slide presentation or create a written piece.


Winners will be invited to an event at Parliament House hosted by the Minister for Education.

Women's Suffrage in South Australia

This year marks the 125th anniversary of women in South Australia winning the right to vote for the first time across Australia. This allowed women to have their say about what was important to them and what their lives should be like.

What you need to know!

The competition is open to all South Australian school students in years 6 to 9. Students can submit entries as individuals, in groups or as a class. Competition requirements vary for different year groups, including questions that students are asked to respond to.

Find out more!