Charlotte Museum  [image: supplied]

Charlotte Museum

Lesbian heritage walk(February 2013)

In this podcast Miriam Saphira takes a tour group around some of the historic lesbian sites in central Auckland. A special thank you to the Charlotte Museum for allowing us to record this walk.

Details

  • 00:20 - 161 Club (161 Ponsonby Road)
  • 05:09 - First Women's Centre in Auckland (125 Ponsonby Road)
  • 06:55 - The Women's Bookshop (105 Ponsonby Road)
  • 08:20 - Site of the longest running Women's Centre in Auckland (63 Ponsonby Road)
  • 16:40 - D.vice (27 Ponsonby Road)
  • 17:15 - Western Park, Coming Out and Hero parades started from here in the early 1990s
  • 22:54 - Auckland Girls Grammar School
  • 24:00 - KG Club, corner of Hereford Street and Karangahape Road
  • 29:24 - Broadsheet office (485 Karangahape Road)
  • 34:30 - Various lesbian clubs
  • 37:45 - Site of the Pride Centre from 2000, now Rainbow Youth (281 Karangahape Road)
  • 39:35 - The location of the first KG Club (200 Karangahape Road)
  • 43:31 - Location of the second KG Club (St Kevin's Arcade)
  • 45:20 - Myers Park
  • 46:10 - Backstreet (lower Greys Avenue), and Cook Street Market
  • 51:35 - Stark's Bar (Civic Theatre, Queen Street)

Citation information

URL:http://www.pridenz.com/lesbian_heritage_walk_auckland.html