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The Universe is Pretty Big and I’m Afraid of Sex – 5 to 7 April 2018 – Bats Theatre – Wellington

The Universe is Pretty Big and I’m Afraid of Sex – 5 to 7 April 2018 – Bats Theatre – Wellington

Sex is scary, sex is beautiful, sex is awkward… let’s talk about it. Follow two technically grown humans as they journey through human interaction, to the centre of the universe! The Universe is pretty big and it’s all pretty scary if you think about it… even if you don’t think about it, it’s still pretty […]

International Women’s Day & #Suffrage125 – Social Media Posts

International Women’s Day & #Suffrage125 – Social Media Posts

Some highlights from Social Media on International Women’s Day and the celebration of 125 years since women were granted the right to vote – #Suffrage125 It’s #InternationalWomensDay! Today we’re remembering trailblazing NZ women, like NZ’s 1st woman MP, Elizabeth Reid McCombs #Suffrage125 #HeTohu https://t.co/snXWvNvqZw — Archives New Zealand (@ArchivesNZ) March 7, 2018 Happy International Women’s […]

Fa’aafa – 6 to 9 March 2018 – Bats Theatre – Wellington

Fa’aafa  – 6 to 9 March 2018 – Bats Theatre – Wellington

Fa’aafa combines Samoan oral traditions, adornment, movement and sound. Juxtaposed against the colour and contrast of modern digital projection, Fa’aafa creates a gripping and responsive Samoan fāgogo (fable) for young urban polynesians. Created by digital native Pati Solomona Tyrell this work unveils a world known only to Samoans through whispers. As a lens based media […]

Christchurch Council to Fly Pride Flag – 15 to 25 March 2018

Christchurch Council to Fly Pride Flag – 15 to 25 March 2018

Members of the Christchurch Pride Committee came to council this morning to present what activities and events that will be taking place over Pride Week 15th – 25th March 2018 The committee asked for the Pride Flag to be flown over the time and we have agreed to do that. Website: chchpride.co.nz

Christchurch Pride – Inclusion of Sex on Site Venue

Christchurch Pride – Inclusion of Sex on Site Venue

Christchurch Pride have confirmed that some people find the inclusion of a sex on site venue during pride week as an issue. They have put a post on facebook to explain this inclusion which has prompted some interesting discussion on the issues of sexuality and gender. Their post is below and the comments on it […]

NZAF Trustee/Board Member Applications sought

NZAF Trustee/Board Member Applications sought

he New Zealand AIDS Foundation (NZAF) Trust Board is seeking to appoint one new Trustee/Board member. This is an unpaid, voluntary position for a two-year term. We are seeking applications from people with the following skills or experience in addition to basic governance expertise: Tikanga Māori Strategic Thinking Human Resources Branding and PR Fundraising Governance […]

Rainbow organisations question government election promises

Rainbow organisations question government election promises

Nine of New Zealand’s leading rainbow organisations have written to various ministers of the new government about the campaign promises made to the rainbow community, asking to see action and prioritisation of rainbow community issues. After an election campaign which featured many historic commitments, rainbow organisations around the country have sent letters to Minister of […]

Talk with Mayor Phil Goff – creating a Rainbow-friendly Auckland – 12 March 2018

Talk with Mayor Phil Goff – creating a Rainbow-friendly Auckland – 12 March 2018

The Auckland Council Rainbow Communities Advisory Panel warmly invites you to join them to have your say on how to create a Rainbow-friendly Auckland for the next 10 years. Share your experiences, views and insights with Mayor Phil Goff to help inform the 10-year Budget and Auckland Plan 2050. Kai provided. Please email Sonja with […]

Shift Hui 2018 – 20 to 23 April 2018 – Porirua

Shift Hui 2018 – 20 to 23 April 2018 – Porirua

Shift is a hui (gathering) for young people of minority sexualities, genders and sex characteristics run by InsideOUT! Join them for 4 days and 3 nights of making connections, learning about different issues facing the rainbow community, taking part in workshops and activities (talent show!) and gaining new skills and knowledge to help you set […]

Rainbow Lifestyle Protection Community Recognition Awards – Christchurch

Rainbow Lifestyle Protection Community Recognition Awards – Christchurch

Rainbow Lifestyle Protection is offering an exciting opportunity for 3 PEOPLE TO WIN $2,500 CASH each. Prizes to be announced at the Christchurch Pride Bingo Night Tuesday 20th March 2018. Do you know an unsung hero, someone who flies under the radar yet consistently gives their time and expertise or resources to benefit others in […]


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