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Auckland Pride Decision Supported at SGM

The Auckland Pride Board survived a no-confidence vote at the Thursday SGM by 52 votes (325 against, 273 for). The result means the board remains, however, highlights the major divisions which remain. One the positives of this discussion is the visibility of issues been faced by marginalised groups in Rainbow Communities has increased. Now the […]

RNZ Mediawatch: Reporting the rainbow while raining on its parade

RNZ Mediawatch: Reporting the rainbow while raining on its parade

Mediawatch takes a look at the pride and prejudice on display in some of the coverage of the LGBTQ community since the announcement that the police had been banned from wearing their uniforms in next year’s Auckland Pride Parade. Mediawatch compares the media coverage of a similar decision in Toronto in 2017 Listen the podcast […]

OUTLine is Hiring A New Chief Executive!

OUTLine is hiring and are looking for a new Chief Executive to lead the organisation and be responsible for growing their national reach to connect LGBTIQ+ people across Aotearoa to the support they need to flourish. They also need someone who understands the potential of technology and be able to navigate seas of ambiguity. To […]

Intersex Awareness Day – 26 October 2018

Intersex Awareness Day – 26 October 2018

Check the two new beautiful pieces of artwork – created for Intersex Awareness Day (in the facebook post) by the talented local artist, Huriana Kopeke-Te Aho. The first celebrates the preciousness of life itself, the sacredness of birth, of babies. At a street protest in Chicago earlier this year, the refrain: children need love, not […]

Rainbow Mental Health Support Experiences: A Community-Based Study

Rainbow Mental Health Support Experiences: A Community-Based Study

Rainbow Mental Health Support Experiences 20 minute survey asks what support you have accessed in the past, how helpful you found it, what worked well for you, and what didn’t work so well. The experiences you share will help us to develop a resource for mental health professionals to guide their work with sex, sexuality, […]

Paekakariki PRIDE Festival 2018 – 19-23 October 2018

Paekakariki PRIDE Festival 2018 – 19-23 October 2018

Paekakariki PRIDE Festival 2018 is on over the Labour Day long weekend. The festival is an all-inclusive friendly festival to celebrate the wonderful diverse rainbow communities in the fabulous seaside village of Paekakariki. All welcome. Numerous events so check out their facebook page

Winter Pride ’18 – ASB Pride in the Park – Queenstown – 7 September 2018

Winter Pride ’18 – ASB Pride in the Park – Queenstown – 7 September 2018

On 7 September 2018 the first ever free Public Pride in the Park event in Queenstown. Proudly supported by foundation sponsor ASB Bank with additional support from Queenstown Lakes District Council in conjunction the Pride Pledge. This event is going to be spectacular. Join Winter Pride from 12 noon till 8pm for an amazing pride […]

Being Pacific, Artist and Queer: Pati Solomona Tyrell of FAFSWAG

Being Pacific, Artist and Queer: Pati Solomona Tyrell of FAFSWAG

Listen to the Radio NZ podcast on Standing Room Only where they are talking to the people behind the shortlisted exhibitions for the Walters, New Zealand’s top art prize – a glimpse into some of the most exciting artwork being created in the country. Pati Solomona Tyrell is known as a cofounder of art collective […]

Vodafone launches multi-country programme to help attract and support LGBT+ talent

Vodafone launches multi-country programme to help attract and support LGBT+ talent

Vodafone is committed to providing a safe and inclusive work environment where everyone is respected with the development of a new programme following the results of an independently run survey. Vodafone commissioned international research company Out Now to survey 3,000 LGBT+ youth across 15 countries and multiple industries with enlightening results. Vodafone New Zealand worked […]

Pride Pledge – Queenstown

Pride Pledge – Queenstown

The pride pledge is an initiative which aims to raise visibility for safe space in our communities. The focus is to raise awareness of the values of safety, inclusiveness, and health for all LGBTTQ+ (rainbow) people. All people can participate in this: whether you are a rainbow person or not, as we all can make […]

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