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Anglican same-sex marriage

Priests Set To Be First Same-Sex Marriage Couple Blessed by Anglican...

Two Anglican priests will become the first same-sex couple in Australia, since the Marriage Act law changes in 2017, to be married and blessed...
religious discrimination

Draft Religious Discrimination Bill is Welcomed as First Step Towards Consultation

The Law Council of Australia has welcomed the release of the Federal Government’s draft Religious Discrimination Bill today for public consultation, marking an important...
sydney mardi gras 2019 community grants

National LGBTIQ+ Community Grants Program Calls for Applications

Applications have opened for the national LGBTIQ+ community grants program run by ANZ Bank and Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras. ANZ research shows that...
gay pride honour awards

ACON Honour Award Finalists Announced

Demonstrating the strength and diversity of LGBTIQ communities, unsung heroes, community champions and long-standing allies of sexuality and gender diverse people lead the field...
Drag race AU

Australia to Get its Very-Own RuPaul’s Drag Race

Local Aussie Queens will soon get their chance to feature on Australia's very own version of the hit show RuPaul’s Drag Race! According to reports...
LGBT Census AUS

Calls For Australia To Include LGBTI Categories in 2021 Census

Australian health professionals are urging the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) to collect data on sexual orientation, gender identity and intersex status in the...
andy brennan

Coming Out Has Been Amazing for Aussie Football Star

Australia’s first openly gay professional football player said the reaction has been ‘amazing’ after publicly coming out on social media and the media in...
diversity fest

Sporting Stars and Musicians Line Up for the Inaugural Diversity Fest...

A line up of Australian sporting stars including Dylan Alcott, Ellia Green and Sharni Layton will headline UNSW’s inaugural Diversity Fest. Diversity Fest will take...
Israel Folau

Israel Folau Announces Legal Action Against Rugby Australia For ‘Unfair Dismissal’

Disgruntled former Wallabies star, Israel Folau has officially announced his plans to undertake legal action against his former employer Rugby Australia and the Waratahs, claiming...
instagram likes

Don’t Freak Out!! – Instagram Are Hiding Your Likes

Have you noticed something missing from your life today? No, I don't think it's your wallet or your keys but yes it is on your...