Auckland Pride Festival Inc, the organisation behind New Zealand’s premier rainbow event, is seeking applications for new board members.

Now in its fourth year, the Auckland Pride Festival continues to show the world all the beautiful colours of our rainbow communities and be a fabulous opportunity for unbridled self-expression and love.

The board comprises of seven individuals from across the rainbow community and is primarily responsible for overall governance, setting the strategic direction, finances and to deliver an outstanding event that celebrates the rich diversity of our communities.


The term of office is initially three years from March 2016. Applicants should support the aims and objectives of Auckland Pride Festival Inc. The board would particularly welcome applications from individuals with a background in finance, communications/marketing or management.

Applicants should send a detailed CV and covering letter to: by 7 February 2016.

Co-chair Kirsten Sibbit commented, “We are always on the lookout for fresh ideas and a new perspective, so if you are keen to be involved, feel you have something to offer and are excited to be part of making the Auckland Pride Festival the best it can be, the Board wants to hear from you.”

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