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SBS2's queer film season starts tonight

SBS2's queer film season starts tonight

By Matt Akersten 2nd Mar, 2015

A bunch of movies about coming out and finding love will be broadcast on SBS2 from tonight, and will also be available to watch online on-demand.

Don't miss these Mardi Gras Parade floats!

Don't miss these Mardi Gras Parade floats!

By Same Same 2nd Mar, 2015

The 37th annual Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade will sparkle and shimmy down Oxford Street this Saturday March 7 - and here's a taste of what to expect.

Truvada – Australians don’t need to wait anymore5

Truvada – Australians don’t need to wait anymore

By Dean Arcuri 28th Feb, 2015

It's the pill that you can take to reduce your risk of contracting HIV - and Australians now have access to PrEP online with a prescription from their doctor.

Prime Minister's sister is a 23

Prime Minister's sister is a "lesbian about town"

By Matt Akersten 27th Feb, 2015

It's so strange that while our Prime Minister Tony Abbott staunchly opposes marriage equality, he's got an out lesbian sister who would dearly love to marry her long-time partner.

Australia's gay rugby clubs are recruiting!

Australia's gay rugby clubs are recruiting!

By Matt Akersten 27th Feb, 2015

All Australia's gay and inclusive rugby clubs are now looking for new members - here's your chance to hit the field, get fitter and make many new friends!

'Ride to Pride' derails - leaving punters out of pocket 9

'Ride to Pride' derails - leaving punters out of pocket

By Dean Arcuri 27th Feb, 2015

With the cancellation of the Ride to Pride from Melbourne to Mardi Gras, potential passengers have been left out of pocket and are angry at organisers who remain tight lipped on whether they will receive a refund for the train trip.

Great line-up of talent for Daylesford's Chillout Carnival stage

Great line-up of talent for Daylesford's Chillout Carnival stage

By Dean Arcuri 26th Feb, 2015

There's no other pride celebration quite like Chillout, and with acts like Stereogomaus, Monique Brumby, BABBA and more on the main stage get ready to party in the country.

Uber's Mardi Cars are giving free rides around Sydney3

Uber's Mardi Cars are giving free rides around Sydney

By Matt Akersten 26th Feb, 2015

Uber is kicking off something cool today in Sydney for Mardi Gras - they've put three MARDI CARS on the road, and you can ride in them FREE.

Airbnb's Mardi Gras float will be an entire house - and you can live in it

Airbnb's Mardi Gras float will be an entire house - and you can live in it

By Same Same 26th Feb, 2015

Airbnb's just-revealed Mardi Gras Parade float is custom-designed as a house and comes complete with a loft-style master bedroom, fully equipped kitchen and garden with white picket fence.

Why aren't more men kissing on TV?16

Why aren't more men kissing on TV?

By Ryan Auberson-Walsh 26th Feb, 2015

In the wake of The Walking Dead’s latest episode causing a Twitter firestorm from homophobic viewers, Marc Fennell of SBS’ The Feed has looked into the representation of on-screen smooching and same-sex couples.

Bar Bitch Chew Art: Underground alt-queer party for Mardi Gras

Bar Bitch Chew Art: Underground alt-queer party for Mardi Gras

By Ryan Auberson-Walsh 25th Feb, 2015

Perth theatre collective Voix de la Ville has created an amazing-sounding alt-queer soiree this Sunday for Mardi Gras.

Head to the Sunshine Coast this weekend for Pride!

Head to the Sunshine Coast this weekend for Pride!

By Chad St James 25th Feb, 2015

This weekend the Sunshine Coast will turning all the colours of the rainbow with its 7th Annual Sunshine Coast Pride Festival.

NSW Sport: Bingham Cup was the Event of the Year

NSW Sport: Bingham Cup was the Event of the Year

By Matt Akersten 24th Feb, 2015

The huge gay and inclusive rugby tournament hosted in Sydney last Autumn has won a prestigious award: the NSW Sporting Event of the Year.

Brisbane will raise rainbow flag for IDAHOT

Brisbane will raise rainbow flag for IDAHOT

By Chad St James 24th Feb, 2015

For the second year running Brisbane's Story Bridge will be lit up in rainbow colours to mark the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia on Sunday the 17th of May. However today also comes with a special announcement.

3 pop-up bars for Mardi Gras' final week8

3 pop-up bars for Mardi Gras' final week

By Same Same 24th Feb, 2015

Bear Bar, Bitch Bar, Mardi Bar!

Photo exhibition honours our LGBTI elders

Photo exhibition honours our LGBTI elders

By Matt Akersten 24th Feb, 2015

A new photo exhibition happening for the Sydney Mardi Gras Festival celebrates the over 65s in our communities - saluting those who have experienced vast social change in their lives.

Jimmy Barnes:

Jimmy Barnes: "Marriage equality should be a reality"

By Matt Akersten 23rd Feb, 2015

Aussie rock legend Jimmy Barnes popped up at Mardi Gras Fair Day yesterday and said he was proud to pledge his support for the marriage equality cause.