A CHRONOLOGY OF HOMOSEXUALITY IN
This is a work in progress: all additions and corrections, especially of lesbian and Maori history, are welcome (but no promises of quick updating!).
PART 1 - Wairaka to Stonewall and NZ Gay Liberation (14th Century - 1971)
PART 2 - Gay Liberation to the Freer Amendment (1971-9)
PART 3 - The Freer Amendment to AIDS (1979-81)
PART 4 - AIDS to Homosexual Law Reform (1981-6)
PART 5 - Law Reform (July 9, 1986) to the present
You may also go directly to items about
Mary Ursula Bethell
Parker and Hulme
The "Moyle Affair"
Homosexual Law Reform
HIV/AIDS in New Zealand
Thanks to Phil Parkinson and Roger Swanson of LAGANZ, Bill Logan, Alison J. Laurie, David Bisman, and many others.
Much of the lesbian material 1962-85 is adapted with thanks from "Out Front - lesbian political activity in Aotearoa, 1962 to 1985" by Julie Glamuzina (Lesbian Press, 18 Margaret St, Mangawhai Heads, RD 2 Kaiwaka, 1993) ISBN 0-473-02011-4.
Send additions and corrections to Hugh Young.