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Sydney Convicts win the Bingham Cup!9

Sydney Convicts win the Bingham Cup!

By Same Same 1st Sep, 2014

Exciting final games yesterday brought to a close the Bingham Cup world gay rugby tournament yesterday, with the Cup staying Down Under after a decisive win by the Sydney Convicts.

Gonorrhoea 'superbug' discovery prompts STI testing reminder14

Gonorrhoea 'superbug' discovery prompts STI testing reminder

By Matt Akersten 1st Sep, 2014

Australia's biggest LGBTI health organisation is reminding sexually active gay men to get regular checks for sexually transmitted infections after a tourist from central Europe picked up a "sex superbug" in Sydney.

2014's Honour Awards nominees revealed

2014's Honour Awards nominees revealed

By Same Same 1st Sep, 2014

It is that time of year again where we get together to honour those individuals and businesses that have made a difference in the LGBTI communities of New South Wales.

We're hiring! Here's four new job opportunities

We're hiring! Here's four new job opportunities

By Same Same 1st Sep, 2014

We need a travel editor, an inthemix.com.au staff writer, a designer and an account manager to join us in our growing office in Sydney's Surry Hills.

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"Don't box me in" say youth on Wear it Purple Day

By Matt Akersten 29th Aug, 2014

You're all looking amazing your purple outfits and accessories today for Australia's annual Wear it Purple Day, with thousands of people showing off the colour to show their support for LGBTI young people across the nation.

Senate condemns World Congress of Families Conference1

Senate condemns World Congress of Families Conference

By Matt Akersten 28th Aug, 2014

As the bigoted anti-gay World Congress of Families struggles to find a place that will host their Conference in Melbourne, the Federal Senate has sent a strong message condemning the event.

BT employees share their stories for 'It Gets Better'

BT employees share their stories for 'It Gets Better'

By Matt Akersten 28th Aug, 2014

"I went back for Christmas, with my partner for the first time. To see my family accept him as the same as my brother's wife and my sister's boyfriend was just a euphoric moment."

Senator Janet Rice: 1

Senator Janet Rice: "The time for marriage equality in Australia has come"

By Matt Akersten 28th Aug, 2014

With her first speech in the Federal Senate yesterday, new Senator Janet Rice has paid tribute to her wife Penny and adds that all same-sex couples in Australia should have the right to marriage.

It'd be great to have a same-sex parent family for this show

It'd be great to have a same-sex parent family for this show

By Matt Akersten 26th Aug, 2014

The ABC’s pop-psychology TV experiment in Making Families Happy will start filming soon, and its crew are hoping to find a family with same sex parents to be part of it.

There's no place in Australia for this hate conference15

There's no place in Australia for this hate conference

By Matt Akersten 25th Aug, 2014

A stridently anti-gay, anti-abortion network is struggling to find a place to meet in Melbourne this weekend, since its conference venues keep cancelling.

New LGBTI youth group for Murray Bridge

New LGBTI youth group for Murray Bridge

By Matt Akersten 25th Aug, 2014

A new LGBTI youth group has been set up for locals of the Rural City of Murray Bridge in South Australia.

NT politician resigns over anti-gay slurs3

NT politician resigns over anti-gay slurs

By Matt Akersten 23rd Aug, 2014

The senior Northern Territory MP under fire after calling the gay son of fellow Country Liberals Party politician a "pillow biter" and "shirt lifter”, has resigned his position and now heads to his party’s backbench.

"Oh my God, am I alright?" said Michael on his wedding night

By Matt Akersten 22nd Aug, 2014

One of the lowest points in Michael El-Bacha's life came on his wedding night. He felt like he'd disgraced his family because he couldn't consummate his arranged marriage.

LISTEN: Jack Colwell's new song is an uplifting pop romp

LISTEN: Jack Colwell's new song is an uplifting pop romp

By Matt Akersten 22nd Aug, 2014

Sydney singer/songwriter Jack Colwell says his newest song Seek The Wilde is inspired by one of the most intelligent and groundbreaking homos in history - Oscar Wilde.

Monique Brumby's Silent War for equal rights

Monique Brumby's Silent War for equal rights

By Dean Arcuri 21st Aug, 2014

Two-time ARIA award winner Monique Brumby has created a beautiful song with her wife supporting marriage equality.

This new fundraiser looks totes amazing1

This new fundraiser looks totes amazing

By Same Same 21st Aug, 2014

The Heaps Gay party crew will be taking over the ever-popular Ziggy's Barber Salon on Tuesday evening to unveil some very special - and portable - tote bag designs for charity.

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"Pillow biter!" NT politician attacks with retro anti-gay slang

By Matt Akersten 20th Aug, 2014

The Northern Territory's Deputy Chief Minister Dave Tollner is in trouble after being heard calling the gay son of fellow Country Liberals Party politician Gary Higgins a "pillow biter" and "shirt lifter."