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2016 Mardi Gras Film Festival Line Up Revealed

The 23rd Mardi Gras Film Festival, to be held in Sydney, is set to be the biggest year yet, with 20 additional screenings, 4 new venues, 9...
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Uber Driver Removed After Homophobic Rant

An Uber driver has been dismissed from the platform after calling a gay couple faggots and asking them to leave his car in Melbourne...
Malta

Top Catholic Country To Host Mr Gay World 2016

One of the most Catholic Countries in the World will host the 2016 Mr Gay World competition. Malta, an island nation just off the coast...
Australian Rules Football Female league competitiors march from Hyde Park

Momentum Picks Up Towards A Packed Sydney Mardi Gras in 2016

As the momentum picks up pace towards legalising same-sex marriage in Australia, Sydney Mardi Gras has decided to use the word as its main...

Gay Community Angered Over Sickening Pole Sign

The Melbourne gay scene has been rocked by a disturbing sign posted on the main "gay strip" suggesting people should "kick a poofter to...
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Hopes For Same-sex Marriage in Australia Hanging On a Big Week...

The tussle over same-sex marriage in Australia looks set to finally come to a head this week as parliament resumes with different marriage equality...
All of Us

Australian Educational Resource to Promote LGBTI Diversity and Acceptance

A new resource launched by the Australian Federal Government’s Department of Education, called All of Us, targets year 7 and 8 students and aims to...
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South Australia to Finally Recognise Same-Sex Marriages

Following a tragic event in January this year, South Australia is changing the law to recognise same-sex marriages. After the husband of a British man...
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Australia Finally Goes To The Polls – How Do The Parties...

After almost eight weeks of campaigning the Australian public finally have their chance to vote on Saturday in the 2016 Federal Election. The main game...

The Plebiscite is Dead – Marriage Equality in Australia Years Away

The same-sex marriage plebiscite is dead after the Labor caucus today voted against supporting the legislation in the parliament, effectively ending the only chance...