events
August 23, 2016

Rainbow Gala celebrates 30-year-anniversary of homosexual reform bill

Glitter was spread and colours were bright and bold as 700 people gathered to celebrate "one love" at the Rainbow Gala. Hosted at SkyCity in Auckland, the event celebrated 30 years since the homosexual law reform - and it was…
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events
August 23, 2016

Thirty years on from NZ’s tumultuous gay law reform bill

Boxes said to hold 800,000 signatures on the petition against gay law reform arrive at Parliament, September 1985. It was 1985, the world was changing too fast for some, and all around New Zealand bewildered bigots were rising from their…
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August 23, 2016

Westpac Funds Two Tertiary Scholarships

Westpac, a corporate member of Rainbow Auckland, has generously agreed to fund the two general scholarships offered by Rainbow Auckland through the Gaba Charitable Trust. Every year the GABA Charitable Trust offers two $3,000 scholarships for the first year of tertiary…
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blog
August 23, 2016

Heather Carnegie Hands Over the Reigns

The July AGM for Rainbow Auckland was an opportunity to thank outgoing President, Heather Carnegie, appoint a new President, Craig Bonnington and a diverse range of fresh faces on the Exec. Over the past two years, Heather has worked extremely…
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events
June 7, 2016

Rainbow Gala Celebrates 30 Years

Yes! LOUD, PROUD and GAY! On 9 July, Rainbow Gala celebrated the 30 year anniversary of the homosexual law reform bill, and the official launch of Rainbow Auckland. On 9 July, 700 people came together to celebrate the Rainbow Gala. The night…
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