Home News New Zealand News

New Zealand News

The latest in New Zealand news with a gay twist

Auckland Pride Parade: A Week of Claims, Counter Claims and Sponsor...

So much has happened since the hastily called Hui to discuss the police uniform ban by Auckland Pride last weekend, so we have decided...

Auckland Pride Board Forced Into Special General Meeting – Final Referendum...

Auckland's Pride Festival board will hold a special general meeting within 14 days following an at times fiery hui to discuss the ban on...
Aziz Al-Sa'afin (Instagram @azizle )

TV Presenter Joins Auckland Pride March Boycott Following Police Ban

Openly gay morning television presenter and LGBTIQ advocate Aziz Al-Sa'afin has joined the chorus of outrage over the Auckland Pride Board's decision to ban...

Furore Erupts Over Auckland Pride Board Banning Uniformed Police From Marching

A furore has erupted over Auckland Pride's decision to exclude uniformed members of the New Zealand Police Force from marching in next years Pride...

Eurovision Asia One Step Closer? – and New Zealand is Invited

Heightened buzz is sweeping the Asia Pacific region today after reports that Eurovision Asia may finally become a reality and the first event may...
Bruce Richman

Controversial HIV+ Activist Headlines Undetectable = Untransmittable Speaking Tour

The founder of the U=U (Undetectable = Untransmittable) movement is heading down under this week and will be speaking at three separate panel events...

Understanding Gay

Differences between gay and non-gay people is not about sex according to Massey University's School of Social Work Professor Mark Henrickson, who will propose...
hiv test

1 in 4 Men Who Have Sex With Men Have Never...

Survey results in New Zealand have found that 1 in 4 sexually active men who have sex with men (MSM) in New Zealand have...
New Auckland Pride Chairperson Cissy Rock

Cissy Rock Announced as New Auckland Pride Chairperson

The rotation of board members at Auckland Pride continues with the announcement of Cissy Rock joining the board off the back of the Chairperson's...
Ben Stokes

Court Hears Testimony that Cricketer Ben Stokes Mocked Gay Couple

Disgraced English cricketer Ben Stokes ridiculed a gay couple before brawling with two men outside a nightclub in Bristol, a court has been told. Ben...