Media Coverage

Check out InsideOUT’s history in the media to learn more about the work we’ve done! Before January 2015 we were known as QSA Network Aotearoa, so some of these articles will reference this name.

Group calls for support for better diversity awareness in schools – Stuff

Schools Network and Resources

Schools network supports diversity groups – GayNZ
New resource helps create safer schools for transgender students – Stuff
InsideOUT releases trans student resource – GayNZ

Queen’s Young Leader Award
Queen’s Young Leader
Tabby’s Whirlwind Journey
– GayNZ
Former Nayland Student Honoured By Queen For Community Work – The Nelson Mail
Young Leader Off To Meet The Queen –
NZ Herald
Wellington Woman Receive’s Queen Young Leader’s Award
– The Dominion Post
An Award Fit For a Queen
– The Wireless
All the Awards – The Wireless (audio podcast from 12m38s)
28 Badass Young People Making The World A Better Place – Buzzfeed
Queen’s Young Leader For LGBTI Youth – Taking On The Giant
Congratulations For LGBTI Youth Advocate – GayNZ
Advocate Gets Award From Queen – The Nelson Mail
Gay Youth Advocate First Kiwi To Earn Queen’s New Honour – The Dominion Post
GLBT Activist Named Queen’s Young Leader – Gay Express
Queen To Honour LGBTI Youth Worker – GayNZ
QSA Champ Up For Young NZer of the Year
– GayNZ

Media on our Hui

Confidence and support nurtured at national youth hui – GayNZ
InsideOUT announce national youth hui – GayNZ
Reflecting on Shift – GayNZ
PatchwerQ a smooth success – GayNZ
Queer Breakthrough For Wellington
Youth Diversity Hui Coming to Wellington
Hui to help kickstart Queer Straight Alliances

Coverage on the Day of Silence Campaign

Bisexual Welly teen sick of LGBTI bullying: ‘I face discrimination from a***holes from both sides’ TVNZ
Speaking Out Against the Silence – GayNZ
Students Across NZ Go Silent Against LGBTI Bullying – Scoop
Wellington East Girls hosts first Pride Week – Scoop
The Day of Silence Coming to NZ Schools – GayNZ
Anti-bullying group to bring LGBT Day of Silence to schools in New Zealand – Pink News
Break the Silence – Express Magazine
Day of Silence Sweeps Schools – TVNZ –
Students Take Vow of Silence For Gay Rights – Breakfast TV
Silent Treatment For Gay Rights – One News
Student Uses Sound of Silence – Whanganui Chronicle
Day of Silence Campaign – Ministry of Youth Development
Day of Silence at Onslow College – Independent Herald
Silence Speaks Volumes – The Wellingtonian
Students To Be Hushed For Day of Silence – GayNZ
Silence Because Not Everyone Feels Able To – The Handmirror


Govt told schools need LGBT guidelines – RadioNZ
Standing Up For The Rainbow Community – School News
InsideOUT An Exhibition
– People’s Coffee Blog
Tabby Besley – Grassroots Skype
– The 4:30 Show, TV2
Social change will take time, Olympian says
  – GayNZ
School in gay supporters’ sights – Northon Advocate
Gay athlete joins anti-bullying tour – Nelson Mail
Prime Minister Endorses National Diversity Tour – Info News