Out@psa is network for PSA members who identify as gay, lesbian, intersex, transgender, takataapui, fa'afafine or bisexual. We aim to promote respectful, diverse and inclusive workplaces and public services.

out at PSA logo webOut@PSA has an active presence in several Rainbow/Queer activities every year.  These include The Big Gay Out, Auckland Pride Parade, Wellington Pride Parade & Out in the Park.  Participants include Out@PSA network members, allied PSA members, PSA staff and supporters. 

Other initiatives and activities have included ILGA conferences, the NZ Council of Trade Unions’ Out@Work conferences, training in the Out@Work Resource for Gender and Sexual Diversity, Picnic at Parliament, Parliamentary submissions and representation on the Standards NZ committee to formulate the first government Rainbow standard in the world.

The Out@PSA leadership committee

View the committee's profiles here.

PSA staff supporting Out@PSA

Network Organiser: Gene Saunders (gene.saunders@psa.org.nz)

Network Organising Administrator: Sean O’Kane (sean.okane@psa.org.nz)


Rainbow Wellington is a group representing the interests of, and organising social functions and activities in the greater Wellington region.

We have strong links to the Council of Trade Unions' Out@Work network. Council meetings are held quarterly in Wellington. Please email us for details if you wish to attend.

Rainbow Youth is an Auckland-based organisation that provides support, information, advocacy and education.

Since 1998, Education International has been working for the rights of its members and is now working on formulating recommendations and policies.

The gQ Network is an informal Wellington-based network government sector employees and their friends. gQ Network stands for `government Queer Network' sign up at gqnetworkwellington@gmail.com