John Ballance, a Glenavy man, was a great support of universal suffrage. Read the Newsletter article on how he secured votes for women with Hilary Bracefield, volunteer at The Ballance House providing her perspective.
The mighty Whanganui river is the longest navigable river in the country. Photo credit: Take Two Photographers Ltd 2009.
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