- Rainbow Sport and Culture Weekend
25-27 January 2019, Wellington, NZ
- Wellington Pride Festival
8 – 24 March 2019, Wellington, NZ
- Out in the Park
16 March 2019
Calendar of Events
This calendar below shows some of the regular and occasional LGBTI Sports and Recreation events that take place in Wellington.
These are events that we’ve been notified about – please check with the relevant club to be absolutely sure of an event.
[Changes and corrections from member clubs should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org: or better still, make a google calendar, set it to public, and let us know the name of the gmail account it comes under. We can then have a direct feed from the club calendar onto this one.]
- The Gay Games 2019
4-12 August 2018, Paris, France
- Out in the Park 2016
12 March 2016
Love Parade from Frank Kitts Park at 10am, followed by the Out in the Park fair at Waitangi Park – 11am-6pm. There will be a Rainbow Team Wellington stall at the fair – march with us in the Parade, or drop by the stall and say hello!
- Tāwhiritia ngā ahi – Restoke the Fires: Rainbow Human Rights and Health
11-12 March 2016
During 2016, remember the beacon, the energy, the bravery and the determination exhibited by those who pursued Homosexual Law Reform in the decades-long lead-up to the successful 1986 legislation. ILGA Oceania is hosting a conference on Human Rights and Health as a special event for the 30th Anniversary of Homosexual Law Reform.
- Proud to Play NZ
13-20 February 2016, Auckland
One of the main reasons we set up Rainbow Team Wellington: our chance to come together and travel to Auckland to be part of the Proud to Play NZ event (which is replacing the Outgames). [The Human Rights Conference that was planned will now take place in Wellington in March 2016.]Events that have been announced so far:
Ocean Swim: Sat 13 Feb
Road run: Sun 14 Feb
Bridge: Mon 15 Feb
Ten pin bowling: Mon 15 Feb
Swimming: Mon 15-Tue 16 Feb
Golf: Thu 18-Fri 19 Feb
Touch: Thu 18 Feb
And also note the Big Gay Out is on Sunday 14 Feb
- Out and Loud 2016 – Choral Festival
18-21 February 2016, Auckland
Information will be available from the GALS website
- Rainbow Team Wellington Launch Event
14 August 2015, The Fringe Bar, Allen St, Wellington, 5.30-7.30pm
All clubs, members, supporters and friends are welcome to come and hear our plans.Clubs are especially encouraged to bring any promotional material they have, to publicise themselves to the community. Here is the Facebook event page.