Pop superstars The Veronicas will be the special guests at a marriage equality rally to be held this Saturday 8 August at Brisbane’s Queens Park where they will address the thousands of people who are expected to take to the streets in a sea of rainbow. The twin sisters Lisa and Jessica Origliasso have been …

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Malaysia has never had a reputation for being a particularly gay friendly country. And for good reason – gay sex remains illegal and is punishable by fines, whipping, or up to 20 years imprisonment. A new survey, however, suggests attitudes are fast changing, especially amongst younger Malaysians. The results showed that 83% of Malaysians aged …

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Malaysia has never had a reputation for being a particularly gay friendly country. And for good reason – gay sex remains illegal and is punishable by fines, whipping, or up to 20 years imprisonment. A new survey, however, suggests attitudes are fast changing, especially amongst younger Malaysians. The results showed that 83% of Malaysians aged …

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The Australian Press Council has ruled that the Courier-Mail’s coverage of transgender Mayang Prasetyo’s murder in Teneriffe, Brisbane last October was “gratuitous”. The tabloid led the story with a sensational “Monster Chef and the She Male” headline along with a picture of the victim wearing a bikini. The coverage continued inside, on pages 4 and …

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The Australian Press Council has ruled that the Courier-Mail’s coverage of transgender Mayang Prasetyo’s murder in Teneriffe, Brisbane last October was “gratuitous”. The tabloid led the story with a sensational “Monster Chef and the She Male” headline along with a picture of the victim wearing a bikini. The coverage continued inside, on pages 4 and …

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‘Love the skin you are in’ is the catch cry for this year’s Northern Exposure – Queensland’s premier bear festival which each year attracts visitors from all over the country. Organised by Brisbears, NEX 2015 will run Thursday October 15th to Sunday October 17th and offers a wide selection of events including a Cubearet (cabaret) …

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Brisbane’s LGBT community have paid their respects to community members who are no longer with us at a day of remembrance and celebration held at the Pride Memorial Garden at New Farm Park over the weekend. With the arches to the park’s entrance draped in rainbow colours, all in attendance were able to plant flowers …

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Multiple Grammy-winning artist Sam Smith is singing the praises of Australian film Holding The Man. The film, which tells the true story of writer/actor Timothy Conigrave’s 15-year romance with a man he met at a Catholic all-boys school in the 1970s, launches in Australia on August 28. “I can’t tell you all enough how much …

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Multiple Grammy-winning artist Sam Smith is singing the praises of Australian film Holding The Man. The film, which tells the true story of writer/actor Timothy Conigrave’s 15-year romance with a man he met at a Catholic all-boys school in the 1970s, launches in Australia on August 28. “I can’t tell you all enough how much …

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Cilla Black, who rose to stardom as a pop starlet in the 1960s, has died aged 72. Black, who enjoyed a 50-year career in show business, subsequently became a popular TV celebrity on such shows as Blind Date and Surprise Surprise. She was close friends with celebrities such as Sir Cliff Richard and Sir Bruce …

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