Lesbian Wellington

See the big pages of What's on for lesbians and for the broader Rainbow communities in Wellington for information about what's on. Plus the links page for many more groups.

Wellington Pride Festival.

Wellington Pride Festival March 1  - 17 2024

The dates for Wellington Pride Festival 2024 have been announced and the Board are calling for registration of events and of stalls for Out in the City ... more on the Pride Festival website; follow on facebook. Sign up as a volunteer!

The dates for major events are:

The full programme of events is on the Pride Festival website ... it's HUGE!

Rainbow Games 2024.

Rainbow Games 2024  - Tāmaki Makaura Auckland 5  - 8 April 2024

Get ready to experience a celebration of diversity, hauora and athleticism like no other! The Rainbow Games 2024 is a multi-sports event celebrating diversity. The main goal is to provide a safe space for everyone to come together and play sports.

Sports include badminton, basketball, diving, football, lawn bowls, netball, roller derby, rugby 7s, running, softball, swimming, ten pin bowling, tennis, touch, and volleyball 4s ... phew!
Visit the Rainbow Games website for more information and registration - registration closes on March 4th. Follow on facebook.

Bette Armstrong and Bea Arthur.

Armstrong & Arthur Charitable Trust for Lesbians

The Armstrong and Arthur Charitable Trust for Lesbians was established in 2001 by the late Bea Arthur for the benefit of lesbian community groups in the Wellington region. The Trust is named to recognise and remember the 57 year relationship of Bea and her partner the late Bette Armstrong. The Trustees invite applications for funding assistance, as grants, for projects and activities that will benefit all or part of the lesbian communities in the Wellington region. Visit the Trust website www.armstrong-arthur-trust.nz for information about how to apply for grants, and how to donate or make bequests to the Trust.

Application forms and guidelines are available from the Trust's website.


Leonie's email list

This is a service for distributing your notices to the lesbian community. To join the list, email leonies.email.list@lesbian.net.nz.
If you were once on the email list but have not received any messages for a long while you may need to rejoin - email Leonie.

Once you are on the list, you can send email notices to the same address for distribution. Any notice that will help or inform us as lesbians is sent out.


Groups supporting LGBTIQ youth

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