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Gender Minorities Aotearoa

Gender Minorities Aotearoa

Gender Minorities Aotearoa is a cross cultural, transgender led organisation. They assist transgender, intersex and takataapui people in having choices about their lives and their bodies, and in getting the things they need to live their lives. We can assist you to: Change your identity documents Find a trans-friendly doctor Get surgery information Get on […]

Let’s Accentuate the Positive

Let’s Accentuate the Positive

“According to Stuff, the government and some members of the Labour Party aren’t keen on supporting a proposed policy for publicly funded access to hormone replacement therapy and gender reassignment surgery – because they don’t think it is an important enough issue for New Zealanders. I disagree with this response for one reason only: society […]

Participate in the 9th Annual LGBT Community Survey

Participate in the 9th Annual LGBT Community Survey

The 9th Annual LGBT Community Survey is ready to complete now. This is the annual “LGBT census” and has attracted 45,000 LGBT respondents from 150 countries. The survey is CMI and is about your social or political concerns, purchase preferences, motivations, interests and much much more. Participating in this comprehensive study helps open doors around […]

The Charlotte Museum Snapped Photography Exhibition

The Charlotte Museum Snapped Photography Exhibition

The Charlotte Museum has put the call out for photos for a Photograph Exhibition – Snapped – as part of the Auckland Festival of Photography. The exhibition will celebrate women and sexuality and will feature a September 1985 photo taken by Jane Zusters, titled Dykes and their Dogs. The exhibition opens on Sunday 24th May […]

Sexual Identities Survey

Sexual Identities Survey

Tamara, a doctoral student at Massey University in Palmerston North is researching the relationship between sexual identity development and psychological well-being. The online survey “Sexual Identities (Straight, Gay/Lesbian, Bisexual, Questioning and Others), Identity-related factors, and their impact on Well-being” is open to anyone over the age of 16. Please complete the survey – https://jfe.qualtrics.com/form/SV_bDar6WLY95XJQzj and […]

University of Auckland Pride Week

University of Auckland Pride Week

The Auckland University Students’ Association Pride Week is on from 4 to 8 May 2015. The event is a week of fun events for students, staff and alumni. Gaynz.com: Auckland Uni Pride Week begins today Express: University of Auckland Pride to be Held Next Week Facebook: Opening Event – Like AUSA Queerspace – Like AUSA […]

MiniDoc: Marcia – Two Sides of Me

Youtube: Marcia – Two Sides of Me Marcia Taylor, aka Meat Train, is losing her hearing. She finds Deafness a scary prospect and no longer feels she knows who she is. Worried about how people around her are going to react, Roller Derby is something she’s become good at and it’s helping her to cope. […]

Invulved – World War One Commemoration

Invulved – World War One Commemoration

The Charlotte Museum Trust much anticipated vulva-poppy exhibition opens on Anzac Day at the Charlotte Gallery 2pm. The Museum director, Dr Nadia Gush, will provide a floor talk from 2pm, followed by an afternoon tea. The exhibition will then be open until the 13th May each Wednesday & Sunday from 1-4pm. Entry is free, but […]

Outtakes Film Festival takes a break in 2015

Outtakes Film Festival takes a break in 2015

A full queer film festival won’t occur in 2015 after almost 20 years of Outtakes. As reported in Gaynz.com Outtakes Film Festival is taking the opportunity to review the format, it’s funding model and more during the break. Gaynz.com story: Out Takes Film Fest reviews format Website: www.outtakes.org.nz Facebook: Like outtakesfilmfestival Twitter: Follow OutTakesFF