Takatāpui Rainbow Advisory Council


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The Takatāpui Rainbow Advisory Council (TRAC) meets regularly to provide a voice for the rainbow community. 

They advise Wellington City Council on issues that affect the city and the city's rainbow communities.

Main roles

  • Assist and advise the City Council on how to help grow a great city where diverse rainbow people and communities thrive and contribute to the City Council's priorities
  • Bring knowledge and insight to Council to ensure rainbow inclusion in our City
  • It is recognised that members come from and remain connected to their communities, and share their expertise and individual lived experiences in this advisory role 

The Terms of Reference describe what the Takatāpui Rainbow Advisory Council does.

Terms of Reference (245KB PDF) | Text version (50KB DOCX)

Takatāpui Rainbow Advisory Council 2021/22


  • Rosina Buchannan
  • Tyler Dunkel
  • Ashley Edge
  • Brodie Fraser
  • Yobanny Laurean
  • Connor McLeod
  • Mani Mitchell
  • Broden Packer
  • Natalie Piesse
  • Maggie Shippam
  • Stan Thomas
  • Sam Low


  • Councillor Teri O’Neill
  • Councillor Fleur Fitzsimons (Alternate)

Need help?

Contact the Advisory Groups team.

Phone 04 803 8334
Email advisorygroups@wcc.govt.nz