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Oxford Street's set for a big Labour Weekend

Oxford Street's set for a big Labour Weekend

By Same Same 1st Oct, 2014

Sydney's warmer weather last weekend meant many of Oxford Street's gayest hotspots were busier than they'd been for months - and there's plenty happening this long weekend to tempt punters to the strip.

Finalists for Melbourne's GLOBE Awards announced

Finalists for Melbourne's GLOBE Awards announced

By Dean Arcuri 1st Oct, 2014

Recognising excellence in the local LGBTI community, Victoria’s Gay & Lesbian Organisation of Business & Enterprise has announced the finalists for its first annual the GLOBE Awards.

New marriage equality bill delayed:

New marriage equality bill delayed: "The timing's wrong"

By Matt Akersten 1st Oct, 2014

Liberal Democratic Party Senator for NSW David Leyonhjelm says he won't be introducing his marriage equality legislation this week.

UK's PM doesn't mind if gay couples kiss in public1

UK's PM doesn't mind if gay couples kiss in public

By Matt Akersten 30th Sep, 2014

David Cameron is asked: "OK, you're in a public park - two men, recently married, are kissing each other. Is that sweet? Or is that mildly inappropriate?"

Hey Sydneysiders, Alex wants to ask you a few questions1

Hey Sydneysiders, Alex wants to ask you a few questions

By Same Same 29th Sep, 2014

Sydney's independent MP Alex Greenwich is seeking your feedback on topics which he knows are important to Sydneysiders.

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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.

YouTube series explores sex lives without judgement

YouTube series explores sex lives without judgement

By Matt Akersten 29th Sep, 2014

The team behind a new Canadian web video series know that not every gay man will want to settle into a monogamous married duo - there's a variety of alternatives that are less often spoken about.

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.

First look: Kylie's tour opens in Liverpool1

First look: Kylie's tour opens in Liverpool

By Matt Akersten 25th Sep, 2014

Kylie Minogue's lucky fans in Liverpool’s Echo Arena were the first to experience her new show Kiss Me Once, with the songstress sexing it up after a sleep-walking themed opening film featuring some all-new tracks.

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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.

WATCH: Discovering Maura on 'Transparent'

WATCH: Discovering Maura on 'Transparent'

By Matt Akersten 24th Sep, 2014

As America's new TV family drama gets set to be released this week, a preview scene shows an important moment in the life of transgender parent Maura.

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.