Lesbian New Zealand

Auckland Pride Festival 2017.

Auckland Pride Festival

10-26 February 2017

The dates for the main events are now on the Festival website - including the Pride Gala, Big Gay Out, Same Same But Different Writer’s Festival, Heroic Garden Festival, and the Auckland Pride Parade.

The organisers are calling for registrations of social and cultural events by 12 December.

Wellington Pride Festival 2017.

Wellington Pride Festival | Tū whakahīhī e Te Whanganui-ā-Tara

3rd - 19 March 2017

Out Wellington Inc have announced the dates for the Wellington Pride Festival | Tū whakahihi e Te Whanganui-ā-Tara 2017. The Festival will run from 3rd - 19th March, culminating with the Pride Parade and Out in the Park celebrations on Saturday 18th March ... more on facebook. They welcome offers from organisations and groups to organise events for the Festival.

Auckland region:

Elsewhere:

Social media places

A selection of the facebook groups that may be of interest:

Kiwi media online

Film: Tits on a Bull.

NZ Lesbian-themed short film Tits on a Bull available to view for free online

The NZ lesbian-themed short film Tits on a Bull has been released to view for free online. It was shown during the 2015 NZ International Film Festival, and film maker Tim Worrall was interviewed for GayNZ.com by Jacqui Stanford. Subsequent to Jacqui's article the film has been screened at a number of prestigious LGBTQ festivals internationally including: Framline40, The Iris Prize, Inside Out, Outfest, as well as the Side by Side LGBT film festival in Leningrad, Russia.

Pot Luck webseries.

Pot Luck web series

Pot Luck - our very own web series - follows the lives of three Wellington friends as they negotiate friendship, family and finding love at their weekly pot luck dinners. Catch up on the episodes you missed!! Also available on TVNZ On demand

PrideNZ audio archive

Listen to voices of Aotearoa New Zealand's rainbow communities.

PrideNZ.com is a community website exploring the voices and opinions of Aotearoa New Zealand's rainbow communities through over 600 audio recordings of interviews and of local LGBTI events. Plus there are transcripts, images and video available - some historically important. More recordings are added regularly.

Support Kiwi groups supporting LGBTIQ youth

Im Local. InsideOUT.

Let's support the groups and organisations that support the youth in our communities - they are always short of $$$ for their valuable work. Most are registered charities and have Donate pages on their websites.

Helplines and support

Quality care for lesbian, gay and bisexual residents in aged care facilities

A kit created by the School of Nursing at The University of Auckland in collaboration with a working group drawn from the aged care sector and the Auckland LGB community is available at dropbox. It a short video, training workbooks for facilitators and participants, and guidelines on caring for LGB residents.
See also the Silver Rainbow faceboook group.

Planning a trip to New Zealand or just a holiday

Women travel New Zealand - essential information for the woman traveller visiting New Zealand.


Web space to go

Free webspace available for Absolutely Positively Lesbian! groups - a page or a wee website xxxxx.lesbian.net.nz - email wellington@lesbian.net.nz.