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Drug crackdown warning for gay New Year's Day party4

Drug crackdown warning for gay New Year's Day party

By Matt Akersten 18th Dec, 2014

The promoter of one of Sydney's biggest gay parties for New Year's Day says the event must be "strictly drug-free" and there'll be "a high and visible police presence" to help crackdown on illegal substances there.

WATCH: 6 months ago, Will was diagnosed with HIV2

WATCH: 6 months ago, Will was diagnosed with HIV

By Chad St James 18th Dec, 2014

Six months after 27-year-old Will Ryan was diagnosed with HIV, he tells his story in a short film.

Join the Rainbow Run!

Join the Rainbow Run!

By Matt Akersten 16th Dec, 2014

Here's a fun, fit and social way to get out there and support the NSW Gay & Lesbian Rights Lobby during Sydney's Mardi Gras festival.

Flowers and tributes flow for Sydney siege victims9

Flowers and tributes flow for Sydney siege victims

By Matt Akersten 16th Dec, 2014

Hundreds of Sydneysiders are posting tributes and laying flowers for the two people killed in yesterday's 17-hour siege at the Lindt Chocolate Café in Martin Place.

Aussie couple wed in world's first Scottish same-sex marriage

Aussie couple wed in world's first Scottish same-sex marriage

By Same Same 15th Dec, 2014

A couple from Australia have become the first in the world to marry under Scotland's new marriage equality law which comes into effect today.

Human Rights Commission wants insights into LGBTI lives5

Human Rights Commission wants insights into LGBTI lives

By Same Same 14th Dec, 2014

Got something to say? The Australian Human Rights Commission is encouraging you to speak out on sexual orientation, gender identity and intersex rights.

Same Same Sex Survey: What's your fetish?4

Same Same Sex Survey: What's your fetish?

By Same Same 12th Dec, 2014

In the Same Same Sex Survey, we asked you: If you have a particular fetish, tell us what it is. 266 people typed in an answer. There was a bewildering array.

Transgender Victoria wins Human Rights Award

Transgender Victoria wins Human Rights Award

By Dean Arcuri 11th Dec, 2014

Transgender Victoria has won a human rights award for their dedication and contribution to the health and community services of transgender people.

Couples make history at British Consulates

Couples make history at British Consulates

By Matt Akersten 10th Dec, 2014

Yesterday morning history was made at the British Consulates in Sydney and Melbourne.

Same Same's Sex Survey: Are you happy with what you're getting?

Same Same's Sex Survey: Are you happy with what you're getting?

By Same Same 10th Dec, 2014

1,882 people have now answered our Same Same Sex Survey questions - and here's a first look at some results!

Sydney's getting a pop-up bear bar

Sydney's getting a pop-up bear bar

By Same Same 7th Dec, 2014

Sydney’s first bear bar is set to arrive just in time for Mardi Gras.

Marking 1 year since Canberra's '5 Days of Equality'

Marking 1 year since Canberra's '5 Days of Equality'

By Matt Akersten 7th Dec, 2014

It's been a year since the ACT’s Marriage Equality (Same Sex) Act 2013 was passed, allowing 31 joyous same-sex weddings to take place in Canberra, before the High Court ruled them invalid five days later.

South Australia's adoption review: Be part of the discussion

South Australia's adoption review: Be part of the discussion

By Matt Akersten 7th Dec, 2014

The government of South Australia is planning to reform its adoption laws to include same sex couples and singles, and is now calling for submissions from around Australia and the rest of the world.

We need to talk about meth, says ACON7

We need to talk about meth, says ACON

By Matt Akersten 5th Dec, 2014

How much meth is out there being used among gay men?

Andrew Barr is ready to lead the ACT

Andrew Barr is ready to lead the ACT

By Matt Akersten 5th Dec, 2014

The ACT's Treasurer and Deputy Chief Minister Andrew Barr is poised and "almost certain" next week to step up and become Australia's first out gay state or territory leader.

Mardi Gras Parade Sideshow seats now available

Mardi Gras Parade Sideshow seats now available

By Same Same 4th Dec, 2014

Thousands of people will hit Oxford Street on hundreds of floats for Mardi Gras on Saturday 7 March, and when the spectacular parade hits Flinders Street, they'll give a big wave to some special viewers.

Online exhibition celebrates 20 years since Muriel’s Wedding10