Past Events

Past Events

26 October


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6pm, Thursday 26th October
Running for Six Weeks

Want to talk about sex?
Want a better, hotter and healthier sex life?
Getting what you want from sex?

A six week sex and self-confidence workshop, for men who have sex with men.

13-15 October


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Positive Leadership Development Institute (PLDI™)
The Positive Leadership Development Institute (PLDI™) offers people living with HIV the opportunity to develop skills for leadership and resilience.

Applications and nominations for participants are currently being sought for the next leadership training workshop to be held 13-15 Oct 2017 to be held in Auckland, New Zealand.

Please fill the details in the survey below. Applications close Monday 11 Sep at 9am.
25 August


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HIV Treatments Update Seminar 2017

A One Day Seminar on HIV in New Zealand
Friday 25th August 2017
The Clinical Education Centre at Auckland Hospital
21 July


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Movie Screening Fundraiser
(Beats Per Minute)
8.30pm, Friday 21st July
ASB Waterfront Theatre, Auckland

Body Positive Inc. has a special allotment of tickets available for the 8.30pm screening of the movie BPM on Friday 21st July at the new ASB Waterfront Theatre
(all proceeds from the ticket sales will go towards helping people living with HIV in NZ)

A wary newcomer to the radical activist life risks his heart with one of its firecracker stars in this stirring and moving exploration of the ACT UP movement that protested government inaction on AIDS in the 90s.

Tickets: $18 per person
Tickets are available from Body Positive House in Auckland. 1/3 Poynton Terrace, Newton, Auckland.

More details:
21 May


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International AIDS Candlelight Memorial
Sunday 21st May 2017

The oldest tradition against HIV / AIDS held annually around New Zealand and across the world

The International AIDS Candlelight Memorial is one of the world’s oldest and largest grassroots mobilisation campaigns for HIV awareness in the world. Started in 1983, the International AIDS Candlelight Memorial takes place every third Sunday in May and is led by a coalition of some 1,200 community organisations in 115 countries.

4pm - Tararua Tramping Clubrooms
4 Moncrieff St (off Elizabeth St), Mt Victoria

6pm - St Matthews in the City
Cnr Hobson & Wellesley St

If you would like to hold a memorial in your local area, please contact us

Messages of Support, read out at this years memorial:

Governor General of New Zealand - View
The National Party -
The Labour Party -
The Greens -
Nikki Kaye, MP for Auckland Central -

4 May (Every Thursday for 6 weeks)

for 6 weeks

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Sex+ Workshop
Starts Thursday 4th May
Runs for six weeks

HIV+? Male? Want to talk about sex?

Getting what you want from sex?
Want a better, hotter and healthier sex life?
Ask us how at Sex+!

21-23 April

to 23 Apr

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HIV+ Men’s Retreat 2017
21st - 23rd April
Vaughan Park, Long Bay, Auckland

The 2017 annual HIV+ Men’s Retreat was held from Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd April, at Vaughan Park in Long Bay just north of Auckland.
It was fully booked and everyone had a wonderful weekend.

The aim of the retreat is provide the opportunity to meet with other HIV positive men, provide opportunities to develop a support network, to create a safe and supportive environment for HIV positive men to discuss and share information, and to take time out - to facilitate rest, recreation and to revitalise yourself.

7 March


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Wills & Power of Attorney Workshop
4.30pm, Tuesday 7th March
Body Positive House, Auckland

Body Positive hosted a free workshop for members on Tuesday 7th March at 4.30pm. The workshop was held by Tony Walker who is a partner at LawWorks. During the meeting the participants learned about important legal aspects of preparing their Will and the use of Power of Attorney for the benefit of themselves and their loved ones.

What will happen to your belongings if you do not have a will?
What happens to your assets and who can make decisions for you if you are unwell?
Where do you want your final resting place?
Are there people who are close to you that you want to leave something behind to?

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