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Monday 30 March 2015


30th March 2015   New Zealand Daily News
Wigarama is coming back in May, and this time half the proceeds will be donated to the Cyclone Pam recovery in Vanuatu. The hair-raising fundraiser has been run for a... Read more

29th March 2015   New Zealand Daily News
Update: Organisers say Out in the car(Park) has been a wonderful day, where a rainbow even came out to play. Here are some pictures from the event: Earlier: The capital... Read more

28th March 2015   New Zealand Daily News
A petition calling for improved health services for trans and intersex people will be discussed in Parliament next week. Auckland trans and intersex advocate Tom Hamilton organised the petition with... Read more

27th March 2015   New Zealand Daily News
A three-day hui for sexuality and gender minority people of colour is being held at an Auckland marae this weekend. Organisers say the GLITCH Youth Decolonisation Hui is about having... Read more

27th March 2015   New Zealand Daily News
A group for people struggling to reconcile their sexual orientation or gender identity with their faith is holding its first meeting of the year in Auckland this Sunday. Silent Gays... Read more

26th March 2015   New Zealand Daily News
Auckland police are advising Grindr users to be careful when arranging to meet strangers, after two robberies of men who have met their assailants via the gay hook-up app –... Read more

26th March 2015   New Zealand Daily News
A gay Egyptian man who was bullied and ostracised in his home nation due to his “appearance” and “demeanour” has been declared a refugee by the New Zealand Immigration and... Read more

26th March 2015   New Zealand Daily News
A month before a bid for a Rainbow Panel is to go before Auckland Council, the Mayor is expressing support for the advisory panel system. There has been criticism of... Read more

25th March 2015   New Zealand Daily News
Manager of Wellington’s Ivy Bar Steven Mawhinney says he feels hugely let down that any element of homophobia was wiped at the sentencing of a man who assaulted him last... Read more

25th March 2015   New Zealand Daily News
The man who assaulted Ivy Bar manager Steven Mawhinney has escaped jail after the prosecution withdrew an assertion his behaviour was homophobic. Adrian Sherman has been sentenced to four months’... Read more