Rainbow groups and activities

Glamaphones with GALS - Stronger Together.

The Glamaphones with GALS  - Stronger Together

Sunday 25 October 4pm @ St Andrews on the Terrace

This is the concert you have been waiting for: Two queer choirs, one concert, in Wellington. This Labour weekend, the Glamaphones will be hosting our older sibling choir from Auckland, the brilliant GALS, for a joint concert. This programme, with offerings from each choir, was created in the midst of a global pandemic ... more on the facebook event page

The Glamaphones Choir

The Glamaphones are Wellington's all-inclusive rainbow choir based at St Andrews on the Terrace. They are a friendly mixed choir and welcome anyone who wishes to sing.
The Glamaphones have resumed their weekly rehearsals - visit their facebook page for more info.

OUTSpoken Toastmasters.

OUTSpoken Toastmasters  - online

OUTSpoken is a Toastmasters club based in Wellington which focuses on developing leadership and communication skills among the wider rainbow community. Find more details on their facebook page

Next: Sunday 25 October from 5:45 via zoom - more info on the facebook event page - register as numbers are limited

Rainbow Wellington.

Rainbow Wellington

Rainbow Wellington is an LGBTI+ organisation that focuses on networking, events and lobbying. Their website has information about past and present campaigns as well as directories of local LGBTI+ businesses, groups and activities.


Can You Give a Straight Answer? - Rainbow Friendly Quiz Night.

Can You Give a Straight Answer? - Rainbow Friendly Quiz Night

Monday 16 November 6pm @ Thistle Hall, 293 Cuba Street

OuterSpaces Charitable Trust is excited to be holding a rainbow friendly quiz on Monday 16 November, kicking off at 6.00pm. The quiz will be taking place in Thistle Hall, located at the top of Cuba Street. There'll also be a raffle at the quiz. Money raised from the quiz will go towards the work of their 3 youth groups that operate in the Wellington region. Email lou@outerspaces.org.nz to register your team. Tickets are $5 each on the door, with a max of 8 people per team ... more on the facebook event page

LGBTI history walk tours.

LGBTI history walk tours

Walk Tours NZ is a volunteer group that offers monthly free, accessible, inclusive and community-focused walking tours around Wellington highlighting the city's rich LGBTI rainbow heritage.

prideNZ audio archive.

PrideNZ.com audio archive

Follow news of the latest audio files of interviews and events added to PrideNZ on their facebook page

The Events section on the Pride NZ webside has audio from many queer/rainbow events, conferences, campaigns from around the country - a treasure trove with more being added regularly.

The On This Day page has a rich mix of rainbow life - from events that happened over 100 years ago to today.

Historical timeline

Check out the awesome historical timeline of GLBTTIQ events and people in New Zealand. Sample it by decade or settle in to read the big page with the full list.


Same sex dancing classes

The Sunday night DANSS classes are for Gay and Lesbian people and friends who wish to learn some classical Ballroom, some funky Latin American and some elegant New Vogue dance moves. A partner is not necessary however an attitude in wanting to learn and having fun is required.
Classes are held at the Thistle Hall, corner of Cuba and Arthur Streets.
Beginner's class start at 7 pm and the Intermediate classes start at 8 pm. Payment is by koha/donation.

Check the DANSS facebook page or website for more information.

School's out.

School's Out

School's Out provides a safe, inclusive, social and support space for Queer* and questioning youth in the Wellington region.
Visit their facebook page for more info.

Ivy Bar.

Ivy Bar and Cabaret

James Smiths Basement, 49 Cuba Street - www.ivybar.co.nz

S&M's - Scotty and Mals Cocktail and Lounge Bar.

S&M's - Scotty and Mal's Cocktail and Lounge Bar

176 Cuba Street - www.scottyandmals.co.nz.

facebook and other social media groups

and no doubt there are many many more ...

Social sporty groups

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