Noosa is one of Australia’s prime tourist destinations and as such aims to present a welcoming and accepting holiday hot spot for visitors across the country as well as international guests. Despite this, Noosa Council however, is showing no signs that they wish to welcome same-sex couples who might consider Noosa as a wedding or …

0 45


From 1 July 2015, people living with HIV will be able to access their HIV medications from community pharmacists (chemists), providing greater flexibility and convenience. People living with HIV can also choose to remain with their existing hospital pharmacy. People living with HIV can approach any community pharmacy with a request to fill a prescription …

0 38


By Gina Mather Education Queensland has been at the forefront regarding transgender students within the school system. Education Queensland for the past five to six years have accepted the needs of students born with Gender Dysphoria and with one or two minor hiccups along the way, students have now participated in all areas of learning …

0 40


Aussie comedy character Elliot Goblet, who has delivered his witty one-liners and anecdotes in a hilarious deadpan for more than 30 years, is the brainchild of veteran comic Jack Levi. As an aspiring actor, Jack said he was given a frank assessment by a Melbourne drama teacher. “She said, ‘Jack, you’re never going to make …

0 47


If you are HIV positive and are thinking about starting treatment, there’s exciting news. The START study, the Strategic Timing of Antiretroviral Treatment, has been stopped early due to the finding that immediate treatment cut the risk of death and disease in half. START was a randomised trial of 4685 HIV-infected people, which began in …

0 43


A lot of guys are in the habit of douching before having anal sex. However whilst it is important to be concerned about hygiene, douching is not necessarily a healthy habit. There have been some studies which show an increased risk of contracting sexually transmitted infections through douching – perhaps because the normal mucous lining …

0 57


Congratulations are in order for our friends at Key Assets who have just been awarded an AWEI Pride in Diversity award for their outstanding LGBTI workplace inclusion. Key Assets is a non government organisation which provides foster care services across Queensland and has long been seeking LGBTI foster carers. They have been a regular presence …

0 43


Swedish peace activists have found a novel way of deterring Russian submarines from their territorial waters: lowering a device emitting a gay-friendly message via Morse code into the Baltic Sea. The device is nicknamed the “gay sailor” and sends out the message: “This way if you are gay” in an attempt to deter apparently homophobic …

0 53

MENU

Back