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Family and Domestic Violence

Report Claims LGBTQ People Experiencing Domestic and Family Violence Face Unique...

New research has found domestic and family violence (DFV) in lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and/or queer (LGBTQ) communities often go unrecognised. Findings from Developing programs...
Transgender law changes on birth certificate

Victorian Laws Allow Change of Gender on Birth Certificate Without Undergoing...

New laws that came into effect today allows trans and gender diverse Victorians to alter the sex recorded on their birth certificate without having...
Police officer dies

Gay Community Support for Police Officer’s Tragic Death

As many public buildings turned blue around Victoria on Thursday night in memory of the four Police that were killed in a horrific roadside...
diverse sex, sexuality and gender youth

Donations Needed as Lockdown Hits DSG Youth Mental Health Charity

While many of us are dealing with the challenges of isolation during this COVID-19 lockdown period, something that most have never experienced, spare a...
blood donation rules

Coronavirus: NZ Keeps Gay Blood Donation Laws at 12 Months, Decision...

New Zealand will not follow the United States into relaxing blood donation laws for men who have sex with men (MSM), while any Australian...
Truvada PrEP

Australia Removes Truvada From Government Subsides Scheme

The Australian Government has removed Truvada from the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS), however, has confirmed that other generic options will still be included.  Australians will...
transhub

Transhub: New Online Platform Launched for Trans and Gender Diverse People

A new digital information and resource platform, TransHub, has been launched for all trans and gender diverse (TGD) people in NSW, their loved ones,...
Mr Gay Pride Australia finalists 2019 - Photo by Fred Lemarche (The Boy Project)

Mr Gay Pride Australia Deadline Announced

Those wishing to apply to be a finalist in Mr Gay Pride Australia 2020 now have less than a week to register as the...
Montaigne

Huge Upset in Australian Eurovision Selection Show

In a huge upset at the Australian Eurovision selection show, two of the country's favourite singers have been beaten by singer-songwriter Jessica Cerro, aka...
Marcus Stoinis

Australian Cricketer Penalised for Homophobic Slur During Big Bash

Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis was Sunday slapped with a hefty fine after calling Kane Richardson a "faggot" during the Melbourne Big Bash Cricket League...