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In this podcast Kevin talks about growing up in the 1960s, friendship with Carmen Rupe and the LGBTI rainbow scene in Wellington in the 1970s and later.

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10 o'clock closing, 1960s, 1970s, 2000s, acceptance, anti-covid 19 vaccination protest, aotearoa new zealand, avalon television studios, bas tubert, bbc, bethany home (wellington), betty goodbox award (dorian society), bill sutch, bisexual, bistro bar, blood donation, blue note bar, body positive, brian tamaki, britannia hotel, buzz o'bumble, camp, candlelight memorials, carmen rupe, carmen's curio shop (second location), carmen's international coffee lounge, cees kooge, children, chrissy witoko, civil unions, classical gay, close up (television), closet, club bar (royal oak hotel), club ivy, colin moyle, cottaging, covid-19 (coronavirus), covid-19 lockdown, covid-19 vaccination, cricket, daniel fielding, david halls, david hindley, des smith, dixon street, dorian society, dorian society (former site), duke of edinburgh hotel, enough is enough (2004, destiny church rally), eve van grafhorst, evergreen coffee house, faggot, frank lund (a.k.a. toni roget), fringe festival (wellington), gay, gay liberation movement, georgina beyer, glam, good meat, hiv/aids, homo, homosexual, homosexual law reform, hotel st george, how's your father, hudson and halls (television), hutt valley memorial technical college, hypocrisy, invercargill, island bay, james shaw, jevan goulter, john jolliff, john key, jonathan dennis, kirkcaldie and stains, lee sutton, lesbian and gay archives of new zealand (laganz), lew pryme, lindsay yeo, logan brown, malcolm kennedy-vaughan, manners street, marion street, marriage, marriage equality, mask, member of parliament, nfu (national film unit), norman jones, nzpc: aotearoa new zealand sex workers' collective, on the corner (play, 2007), ostracisation, outward bound, parties, pasties, peter hudson, peter sinclair, played straight, police, poof, poofter, public bar, public toilet, radio windy, rainbow wellington, raumati, robert jones, roger swanson, ron irvine, royal vauxhall tavern (london), rugby, sailor, salvation army, san francisco bath house, saunas, sex education, sex work, skiing, sport, striptease, tavern bar (royal oak hotel), taylors mistake (christchurch), telethon (1976), television, television new zealand archive, the balcony/le balcon, the carlton hotel (willis street), the green parrot cafe (wellington), the purple onion, toledo bar (royal oak hotel), toll call, toni roget (aka frank lund), tranny, trevor morley, tvnz (television new zealand), twink, united kingdom, victoria street, waipukurau, wellington, wellington public library toilet, window dresser, winston peters

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Record date:10th November 2021
Interviewer:Gareth Watkins
Location:Wellington, Aotearoa New Zealand
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