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Wednesday 16 April 2014


 Memories of Charles Farthing
Posted in: Hall of Fame  13th April 2014
"The world was a much more special place with you here. You have sadly been taken from us to early but at peace you will look down us all and radiate the world with that wonderful smile."


 Harley's story
Posted in: True Stories  31st March 2014
Zakk's d'Larte's story of overcoming high school nastiness inspired Harley to tell his heart-breaking tale of school-yard bullying.


 Sam Orchard: Drawing support
Posted in: Hall of Fame  24th March 2014
A talented trans artist has had a stellar start to his bid for community help to publish his inclusive comic book series Family Portraits. Find out how to get involved in the cool campaign here!


 Walking art: Zakk’s story
Posted in: Hall of Fame  22nd March 2014
Zakk d’Larté has gone from the nightmare of being different at high school, to an empowering and poised designer and performer, who is proudly turning heads.


 Gresham and Steve's wedding
Posted in: Weddings & Civil Unions  16th March 2014
Gresham and had a gorgeous day with guests in rainbow colours, doggy ring bearers, a performance from GALS and even a trip on the Pink Bus!


 Ralph and Rob's wedding
Posted in: Weddings & Civil Unions  8th March 2014
One of the most moving submissions on the marriage equality bill has come full circle in a beautiful Christchurch garden wedding. Ralph Jaeger writes on marrying the love of his life, Rob.


 Blake watches Brooklyn embrace Collins
Posted in: Hall of Fame  5th March 2014
"Last night I was a part of something I thought I would never witness. I was a part of history, and to put it bluntly, it was pretty damn exciting."


 Mr Gay World goes to a wedding
Posted in: Weddings & Civil Unions  3rd March 2014
Check out this cute video of Mr Gay World Chris Olwage going to David and Dmitri's wedding in Whitianga.


 Why I marched in Pride
Posted in: True Stories  25th February 2014
"It's ... about the teenage Mike Horrell in the audience, who thinks because he's gay, he can't play rugby".


 Changing Paradigms
Posted in: True Stories  24th February 2014
Former soldier Shelley Howard, who marched with the Defence Force on Saturday, offers the rather stunning "Notes on the second Auckland Pride Parade by an ex-Sapper turned old Queen".


 Tribute to a fallen Hero
Posted in: True Stories  24th February 2014
Gav Hyde wore a black armband in the Auckland Pride Parade. It was to remember one of his Heroes team mates, Hal Tainui, who he says was a stubborn, determined, bitchy and beautiful man.


 Meet: Mr Urge NZ Bear 2014 Gary Edwards
Posted in: Hall of Fame  17th February 2014
The foxy new Mr Urge NZ Bear Gary Edwards tells us what the bear community means to him and why he’d like to have a coffee with Putin, among other answers to our quick-fire questions.


 Q&A: Mr Gay NZ 2014 Troy Williams
Posted in: Hall of Fame  13th February 2014
Hawke’s Bay-raised Troy Williams is the new Mr Gay New Zealand. Find out more about the lawyer-turned-med student who will represent New Zealand at Mr Gay World in Rome.


 Check out: Mr Gay NZ 2014
Posted in: Hall of Fame  11th February 2014
New Mr Gay New Zealand Troy Williams, 33, was born in Papakura but raised in Hawke’s Bay. He’s lived all over the world, but most recently worked as a lawyer in Sydney and London.


 Celebrating Miss K!
Posted in: Hall of Fame  11th February 2014
Sixty years of the fabulous Miss K have been celebrated by her many friends. Here is a montage of some of the Auckland diva's highlights over the years.