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GetUp!'s marrying man strips for Great Barrier Reef3

GetUp!'s marrying man strips for Great Barrier Reef

By Matt Akersten 29th Sep, 2014

He starred in Aussie lobby network GetUp!'s ad for marriage equality, which has been viewed over 15 million times on YouTube. Now Julian Shaw has a new cause - our precious Great Barrier Reef.

Melbourne Chargers up for Victorian Inclusivity Award

Melbourne Chargers up for Victorian Inclusivity Award

By Dean Arcuri 26th Sep, 2014

Melbourne's first inclusive rugby team has been nominated for a Victorian Government’s Sport and Recreation Awards in the 'Welcoming and Inclusive' category.

WATCH: YouTuber reacts to 4

WATCH: YouTuber reacts to "gay faggot" comment

By Matt Akersten 26th Sep, 2014

"Someone called me a 'gay faggot'. What?"

Aussie firefighting heroes strip for 2015 calendar

Aussie firefighting heroes strip for 2015 calendar

By Same Same 26th Sep, 2014

The Firefighters calendar crew has reached out to Same Same to help promote its 2015 calendars. Well, OK then!

Lots happening for Brisbane Pride this weekend

Lots happening for Brisbane Pride this weekend

By Chad St James 25th Sep, 2014

Brisbane Pride Festival Fair Day may have come and gone, but the festival continues with more events celebrating the diversity and history of the Brisbane's LGBTI communities.

Big cash prizes for Mr Australasia winners9

Big cash prizes for Mr Australasia winners

By Matt Akersten 25th Sep, 2014

Contestants for this weekend's Mr. Australasia 2014 contest come from all across the Asia-Pacific region, with the event raising funds for The AIDS Temple in Thailand to help children affected by HIV/AIDS.

Don't miss Tom Ballard's show at Fringe1

Don't miss Tom Ballard's show at Fringe

By Matt Akersten 25th Sep, 2014

We love Tom Ballard, and not only is he the host of ABC's Reality Check panel show about reality TV on Wednesday nights, he's bringing his new stand-up comedy show to Sydney Fringe Festival next week.

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"I am so sorry that I was born gay… I wish our boat had sunk in the ocean"

By Matt Akersten 24th Sep, 2014

Letters from gay male asylum seekers detained by Australia on Manus Island show the pain and intimidation they're enduring there.

Minus18 youth take it to the next level

Minus18 youth take it to the next level

By Matt Akersten 23rd Sep, 2014

Melbourne's queer youth network Minus18 have got a space of their own - but now they must fit it out to make it the perfect place for queer and questioning youth to gather.

Oxford Hotel's for sale - but it's business as usual

Oxford Hotel's for sale - but it's business as usual

By Matt Akersten 23rd Sep, 2014

Oxford Street's iconic Oxford Hotel on the corner of Taylor Square is going under the hammer next month, but its licensee says there's no drama - it'll stay open as usual for the foreseeable future.

Christine Forster seeks NSW upper house seat3

Christine Forster seeks NSW upper house seat

By Matt Akersten 23rd Sep, 2014

City of Sydney councillor Christine Forster has a new goal - a NSW Upper House seat on the Liberal party list.

Poof Doof says no: Lifetime bans for punters caught with ice or GHB21

Poof Doof says no: Lifetime bans for punters caught with ice or GHB

By Matt Akersten 23rd Sep, 2014

Melbourne's popular Saturday party night Poof Doof is putting its foot down - instituting lifetime bans for any clubber caught with the drugs ice or GHB.

Marriage equality? We've changed our minds4

Marriage equality? We've changed our minds

By Matt Akersten 22nd Sep, 2014

"I accept the course of human history now is that we are going to see same-sex marriage here and in, you know, most parts of the developed world."

Healing her community - one dish at a time

Healing her community - one dish at a time

By Dean Arcuri 22nd Sep, 2014

Aviva Minc has a dream - to not only feed your stomach, but also your soul.

Honour Awards names 9 community heroes

Honour Awards names 9 community heroes

By Same Same 21st Sep, 2014

Nine people and organisations from across NSW and Australia have been recognised for their service to NSW's LGBTI community at ACON's Honour Awards 2014.

AFL reviews Brunei sponsorship deal over anti-gay laws5

AFL reviews Brunei sponsorship deal over anti-gay laws

By Dean Arcuri 18th Sep, 2014

After learning of Brunei's anti-gay laws, AFL Europe is reviewing its sponsorship agreement with Royal Brunei Airlines.

Big guest list for tonight's Tipping Point fundraiser

Big guest list for tonight's Tipping Point fundraiser

By Dean Arcuri 18th Sep, 2014

Tipping Point, a special fundraiser for the Australian Marriage Equality campaign, will have members of the Liberal Party on the guest list to among many other high profile names for an evening of fun and frivolity.