Season 5 – 2016

Ep 62 – Fran Wilde on Homosexual Law Reform

Ep 62 – Fran Wilde on Homosexual Law Reform

It is 30 years since the New Zealand parliament decriminalised sex acts between consenting males in New Zealand. Since then, we’ve seen anti discrimination legislation enacted and legal recognition of same sex marriage in new Zealand. In this episode of gay talk tonight, I interview Fran Wilde the courageous politician who pushed the Homosexual Law Reform bill through parliament three […]

Ep 61 A Memorial to Orlando

Ep 61 A Memorial to Orlando

After the devastating shootings at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando Florida, the Queer Communities of New Zealand came together to pay their respects to the dead and injured. We stand in solidarity with the people of Orlando.

Ep 60 – Luke Bird

Ep 60 – Luke Bird

Luke Bird is a singer, actor and chef who is developing his own business involving food and opera! He caught my attention at a theatre premiere with his remarkable attire and his tall stature. He is a man with a huge personality and plenty of energy. In this interview he shares a bit of his philosophy and how he overcame […]

Ep 59 – Lori Lindsey

Ep 59 – Lori Lindsey

Lori Lindsey is a former professional women’s soccer player whose career spanned 13 years – she represented the United States National Soccer Team at World Cup and Olympic events and has played for teams in Australia. She is now a personal trainer and coach who believes in empowering young female athletes around the world. In this interview with Andrew Whiteside […]

Ep 58 – Auckland Pride Parade 2016

Ep 58 – Auckland Pride Parade 2016

As 2016 marks the 30th anniversary since the decriminalisation of male to male sexual activity in New Zealand that became the theme of this year’s Auckland Pride Parade. This year’s parade did not go smoothly though – it was delayed an hour by protest action from a group called No Pride in Prisons. Here then is GayTalk Tonight’s coverage of […]

Ep 57 – People Like Us

Ep 57 – People Like Us

People Like Us is a new musical about a cross-dressing male and a transgender woman who meet at gay bar – it features a number of talented performers from Auckland’s queer communities. In this behind the scenes episode of GayTalk Tonight, the cast and crew talk about the show. A crossdressing male and a transgendered woman prepare, separately, in their […]

EP 56 – Proud to Play Games

EP 56 – Proud to Play Games

Proud to Play NZ is a queer sporting festival taking place from the 13th to 20th of February 2016 in Auckland. The games are open to anyone no matter what your level of experience. This is a fantastic opportunity to get out into your favourite sport and compete with others from the Rainbow Communities. Yes there are medals, but the […]