Oldest Audio

Discover the oldest audio recordings we have available online.


St Peters church service

St Peters church serviceThe Reverend Godfrey Wilson introduces a service reflecting on homosexuality. It was recorded at St Peter's church...

Tags: 1960s, acceptance, accomodation, gay, homosexual, queer...

Published: June 1967

Found in: Religion and Spirituality

Insight 70 - a homosexual speaks

Insight 70 - a homosexual speaksListen to Ian Fraser interview "Gary" - a homosexual. The recording is part of the Nga Taonga Sound...

Tags: bisexual, external resource, gay, homosexual, lesbian, queer...

Published: 1970

Found in: People

A Hard Days Night

A Hard Days NightListen to a Radio New Zealand Spectrum documentary from 1973, where Jack Perkins visits clubs and strip-joints on...

Tags: 1970s, alcohol, external resource, homosexual, transexual, transgender...

Published: 1973

Found in: Documentary

Crimes Amendment Bill (1974)

Crimes Amendment Bill (1974)In 1974 Venn Young, National MP for Egmont, introduced the Crimes Amendment Bill to legalise homosexuality for those...

Tags: 1970s, blackmail, church, gay, homosexual, lesbian...

Published: July 1975

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Carmen Rupe interview (1975)

Carmen Rupe interview (1975)Listen to an audio interview with Carmen recorded in 1975. The interview was part of a 2ZM...

Tags: bisexual, external resource, gay, lesbian, trans*, transexual...

Published: November 1975

Found in: Carmen Rupe

Gay Rights Movement

Gay Rights MovementMike Waghorne describes the motivations behind the Gay Rights Movements. This audio was recorded ca 1979, source...

Tags: activism, gay liberation movement, lesbian and gay archives of new zealand (la...

Published: 1979

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Gay Radio (27 June 1982)

Gay Radio (27 June 1982)This Gay Radio programme is mainly a repeat of a recording made a year earlier during Pride Week...

Tags: activism, gay liberation movement, gay radio, media, radio, te whanganui-a-tar...

Published: June 1982

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Gay Radio (4 July 1982)

Gay Radio (4 July 1982)This Gay Radio programme contains an interview with Chris about the Gay Community Centre in Wellington. Access...

Tags: activism, gay radio, human rights, media, radio, te whanganui-a-tara / welling...

Published: July 1982

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Insight 84 - homosexual law reform

Insight 84 - homosexual law reformListen to a Radio New Zealand documentary on homosexual law reform, produced in 1984 - a year before...

Tags: 1980s, age of consent, attitude, external resource, homosexual, queer...

Published: July 1984

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

About Face: My First Suit (drama)

About Face: My First Suit (drama)Television drama "About Face: My First Suit", produced in 1985...

Tags: 1980s, coming out, drama, external resource, gay, video online...

Published: 1985

Found in: Arts and Media

About Face: Jewels Darl (drama)

About Face: Jewels Darl (drama)Television drama "About Face: Jewels Darl", produced in 1985...

Tags: 1980s, external resource, trans*, transexual, transgender, video online...

Published: 1985

Found in: Arts and Media

Bruce Burnett

Bruce BurnettBruce Burnett, an early AIDS educator and activist, talks to Phil Parkinson about an upcoming AIDS counselling workshop...

Tags: 1980s, counselling, gay, health, health care, health education...

Published: February 1985

Found in: HIV AIDS