RuPaul’s Drag Race finalist and 2018 Celebrity Big Brother champion Courtney Act today premieres the music video for her brand new single Fight For Love, out now on iTunes and Spotify. Courtney is bidding for this instantly memorable dance-pop smash to be Australia’s entry at the Eurovision Song Contest 2019. She Continue Reading
A man accused of knowingly infecting his ex with HIV in Sydney has pleaded guilty to recklessly causing grievous bodily harm. Police caught him trying to board a plane out of Sydney in January 2016 nearly four years after they started hunting him. Martin Jaksic, 30, entered his guilty plea at Sydney’s Downing Centre Continue Reading
At 10 am Australian time on November 15, and 11 pm UK time tonight, we’ll finally know the result of the Australian equal marriage vote. At the moment of truth, you will be able to watch the result live from Sydney here, thanks to the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras: WATCH Continue Reading
The Australian marriage equality vote ends tomorrow – make sure you #RingYourRellos down under! With less than 24 hours remaining to vote in the Australia same-sex marriage ballot, polls are predicting a positive outcome for those committed to marriage equality. An incredible 78% of eligible voters have already cast their vote Continue Reading
Grandfather Alex, married for 45 years, believes grandson should have the same right to marry “I’m Alex and I’m 104. I was married 45 years”, begins the emotional video shared by the Equality Campaign, Australia’s national campaign to win marriage equality for all Australians. “Betty died in 2009, we had a Continue Reading
Polls find that 72% of those who have already voted have voted ‘yes’ Out of those Australians who have already voted on marriage equality, 72% have voted ‘yes’ compared with 26% who have voted no, according to the latest Guardian Essential Poll. If the official results reflect this initial survey, there Continue Reading
A woman famous for giving Barbie dolls “makeunders” created the family to publicise support for Australian marriage equality Betty Strachan-Otter, owner of All the Little Dolls, created the family to show support for marriage equality in Australia. Her post comes ahead of the postal vote on same-sex marriage which is currently taking Continue Reading
Ellen DeGeneres comes out in support of marriage equality for Australia. The US television host, who has over 70 million followers on Twitter, said in a post on the social media site: “I appreciate my wife every day. I can’t imagine calling her anything else.” She added the hashtags: #WifeAppreciationDay #AustraliaMarriageEquality #VoteYes. Continue Reading
A special edition of Australian Quarterly dives into the reality of structural inequalities in Australian society.
Australian capital cities are organising Pride marches against Trump and Turnbull, starting with Melbourne.