On This Day - 16th January
This list of events is generated from a number of different sources: media items on PrideNZ.com, archived pages from GayNZ.com, our rainbow timeline and links to rainbow-related stories on other media sites. There may be some inaccuracies - please let us know if you find anything that needs changing. If you would like to see a full list of dates click here
Couple in fight with Immigration to prove their love is true
After providing hundreds of photos, documents and more than 20 letters of support from friends and family, an Auckland gay couple is at a loss as to what else Immigration New Zealand wants as evidence of their relationship...
Links: NZ Herald
Bangladesh Adds Third Gender Option to Electoral Enrolment Forms
George Michael Secretly Donated $500,000 to HIV charity
2 Double Passes to ‘As You Like It’
2 Double Passes to the Rainbow Auckland Pride Parade Grandstand
3 Double Passes to 2 Wellington Fringe Festival Events
George Michael Mural Looks Over Sydney
Jennifer Holliday Pulls Out of Trump Inauguration
New Print-Editor of express Appointed
Voicing Pride Launches
Tamaki mentor Eddie Long dies in USA
Eddie Long, a mentor and role-model of Destiny Church's Brian Tamaki who reached out of court settlements after being accused of sexually abusing several of his young male parishioners, has died...
In December 2015's Attitude, there was a sobering section on chemsex and HIV/AIDS in the United Kingdom...
Sun, Sand and Sexy Swimmers
The Boy from Oz that Everyone is Looking at
What’s Touching Your Skin?
The Imitation Game up for eight Oscars
The Imitation Game has been nominated for eight Oscars, including Best Picture, and Best Actor for Benedict Cumberbatch for his portrayal of gay genius Alan Turing...
Sir Ian and Nobel winners write to Putin
Actor Sir Ian McKellen has joined with 27 Nobel laureates to write a letter to Vladimir Putin decrying Russia’s anti-gay laws...
Your Marriage Equality submissions: Heartbreak
The text of a submission to the Select Committee on the proposed Marriage Equality law being spearheaded by lesbian MP Louisa Wall...
Sam Johnson among three awards finalists
Gay Christchurch community leader Sam Johnson is one of three finalists in the New Zealander of the Year Awards, which will be handed out at a dinner ceremony in Auckland next month...
A lesbian couple's business is burnt down in a continued serious of hate crimes at Mangawhai Heads The lives of Williams, Fry and Wilde
At first glance there might seem to be little in common between the late Kenneth Williams and the still very alive Stephen Fry...
Police shut down Mr. Gay China pageant
Just one hour before the pageant was set to begin, police have swooped in to stop the first-ever Mr...
End of two eras on London's gay scene
In an emotional week for London's gay scene, one of the city's most iconic nightclub venues has closed, and its biggest gay retailer has gone into receivership...
WGN's best 'fag-hag' will be crowned
Wellington's infamous FAG Party is being held again this weekend - but with a twist - a competition which will crown the Capital's best 'fag-hag'...
Maori Television's Takatapui programme will return for a fifth season on 6 March 2007 – and are looking for a new male presenter to join the team...
AKL: Drug-fuelled pack rape and death
Allegations have emerged of the drug-fuelled gay pack rape of a young gay man who died five days later, on 3 December, on an Auckland motorway offramp...
Television news report: the funeral of Makgatho Mandela
One News, ref F84625.
Links: Nga Taonga Sound & Vision
Editorial: A cynical, sinister marriage of convenience
Observant readers will have noted that our front page section which was recently titled Politics has been re-titled Politics and Religion...
Mass commitment ceremony planned for Big Gay Out
Organisers of a mass commitment ceremony at this year's Big Gay Out in February say it is a timely political statement, as well a public expression of love...
Truscott bid for release turned down
HIV positive gay man Christopher Truscott has had a request for release from detention turned down...