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WATCH: Charlie Pickering explains Australia's marriage mission1

WATCH: Charlie Pickering explains Australia's marriage mission

By Matt Akersten 28th May, 2015

"Let the pink dollar get us back in the black. We can gay our way back into surplus!"

Port Macquarie sign says gays will be punished13

Port Macquarie sign says gays will be punished

By Matt Akersten 27th May, 2015

A digital sign showing a Bible quote warning men against doing "shameful things" with each other is annoying residents of the NSW town of Port Macquarie.

Let it snow! NZers invite you to Gay Ski Week QT

Let it snow! NZers invite you to Gay Ski Week QT

By Matt Akersten 27th May, 2015

There's loads of snow being dumped on the mountains of New Zealand's South Island right now as ski season's poised to begin - and there's still time to book for Gay Ski Week there in Queenstown.

Alan Jones: 11

Alan Jones: "When people find love, they should be able to celebrate it"

By Matt Akersten 27th May, 2015

Even notoriously conservative broadcaster Alan Jones is telling his listeners to take marriage equality seriously.

Let's get this done: Labor will introduce marriage equality bill next week2

Let's get this done: Labor will introduce marriage equality bill next week

By Matt Akersten 27th May, 2015

So Ireland's resounding marriage equality win has sparked huge momentum here - the Greens promised to take action, and now Labor's Bill Shorten has announced he'll introduce a bill to amend the Marriage Act on Monday next week.

Greens are fast-tracking their marriage equality bill11

Greens are fast-tracking their marriage equality bill

By Matt Akersten 26th May, 2015

Following Ireland's victory for marriage equality at the weekend, many Australian MPs are impatient for change here - so the Greens are hurrying up another vote.

It's Voting Time! Here's the finalists for Brisbane's 2015 Queen's Birthday Ball Awards

It's Voting Time! Here's the finalists for Brisbane's 2015 Queen's Birthday Ball Awards

By Same Same 25th May, 2015

Voting for the 54th Queens Birthday Ball Awards is now open. This year sees over 80 nominations for what is one of the longest-running LGBTIQ events in the world.

A step closer to one worldwide Gay Games

A step closer to one worldwide Gay Games

By Dean Arcuri 25th May, 2015

The Federation of Gay Games and the Gay and Lesbian Sports Organisation are working towards a One World Event for 2022.

Abbott's uninspired by Ireland's 'YES' victory15

Abbott's uninspired by Ireland's 'YES' victory

By Matt Akersten 25th May, 2015

The popular vote victory for marriage equality in Ireland has revived the issue here in Australia - but Prime Minister Tony Abbott says it was dealt with "decisively" by the last parliament, and his priority now is on economic matters.

Sweden triumphs at Eurovision - and Australia comes fifth!

Sweden triumphs at Eurovision - and Australia comes fifth!

By Matt Akersten 25th May, 2015

Handsome Swedish singer Måns Zelmerlöw's song Heroes proved to be Europe's favourite at 2015's Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna at the weekend - and Australia's Guy Sebastian did us proud too.

Queer art-pop comes to Dark Mofo

Queer art-pop comes to Dark Mofo

By Christian Chelvan 22nd May, 2015

Dark Mofo is looming over Hobart, Tasmania like a cumulus cloud trembling to release a torrent of art, music and general reverie this June.

Get ready to party as Goulburn Valley Pride turns 10!

Get ready to party as Goulburn Valley Pride turns 10!

By Dean Arcuri 21st May, 2015

Goulbourn Valley Pride is celebrating their ten year anniversary with a huge James Bond themed party you won't want to miss!

Don't miss Tasmania's big Queens' Ball!

Don't miss Tasmania's big Queens' Ball!

By Same Same 21st May, 2015

The Queens’ Ball is coming around again! A fixture on the Tasmanian queer calendar, always held on the Sunday of the Queen’s Birthday long weekend, this costume gala is not to be missed.

Troye Sivan: 11

Troye Sivan: "Coming out completely changed my life"

By Matt Akersten 21st May, 2015

"Without a doubt, coming out is the best decision I've made in my entire life," says 19-year-old Aussie YouTuber Troye Sivan.

Dramatic arson attack on Hobart's gay club7

Dramatic arson attack on Hobart's gay club

By Matt Akersten 20th May, 2015

Flamingos nightclub in Hobart will be open for business as usual this weekend, despite an explosive arson attack on Sunday which set its front entrance on fire.

WATCH: QLives reveal real queer life tales

WATCH: QLives reveal real queer life tales

By Matt Akersten 19th May, 2015

Nationwide LGBTI support network QLife is showcasing true stories from many walks of life on YouTube in recent days.

Pride Cup showcased diversity in sport

Pride Cup showcased diversity in sport

By Dean Arcuri 18th May, 2015

"How nice it is to be here and to kiss each other hello, and to not feel any fear whatsoever that I’m a gay man and I’m at the football here in country Victoria."