Far north Queensland may have missed out on a visit from Harry and Meghan, but next week our friends at FNQ Magazine will be welcoming the Queen, songstress Paulini, to Cairns for their fifth birthday celebtrations. Paulini will hit the stage for “Queen Of The Night”, a one night only charity event to raise funds …

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Local LGBTIQ community members are mourning the death of Queensland man Jarad Higgins, who passed away on October 19 at age 28. “Jarad was a young man that had an enormous impact on so very many, making the world a better place with his ability to connect and relate to many despite his own struggles …

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Sydney Gay Penguin sphen and magic

Sydney’s gay penguin couple Sphen and Magic have welcomed their first foster baby, their aquarium has announced. Two weeks ago, gentoo penguin duo Sphen and Magic went viral when staff at Sydney’s Sea Life Aquarium announced they were an item and had become inseparable ahead of breeding season. After the couple practiced incubating with a …

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Transgender activist Caitlyn Jenner has blasted the Trump administration for “relentlessly attacking” the trans community and said she was “wrong” about President Donald Trump’s commitment to LGBTIQ rights. “Trump was the first Republican presidential candidate to claim to support this valuable, vulnerable community, and I was encouraged by the applause he received when he said …

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Powerful videos about a transgender teenager and a gay teenager forced out of home are among the finalists in a national video competition. Videos for Change empowers high school students around the country to create one-minute videos to raise awareness and inspire change on the social issues that affect them most. Among the finalists is …

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Scott Morrison religious freedom gay student Anti-Discrimination Laws

A proposed law change to protect gay students from discrimination at religious schools has been delayed for at least a month, as the Coalition and Labor argue over the detail of the legislation. Following the leaking of parts of the Ruddock religious freedom review, it emerged a little-known legal exemption broadly permits religious schools to …

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Katter's Australia Party senator Fraser Anning

Katter’s Australian Party leader Bob Katter has dumped homophobic Queensland Senator Fraser Anning from the party over his views on race and immigration. The Queensland senator caused nationwide outrage in August when he told the Senate that Australia should ban the immigration of Muslims to Australia and return to a European-only immigration system as a …

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A Victorian university has become the first in Australia to offer its transgender staff paid leave to aid their gender transition. The new policy, announced by Deakin University this week, sees trans staff offered a one-off period of 10 days of paid leave, the same length of time given to staff whose partner has given …

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Whether you plan to design, manage and build a home or workplace from scratch, or renovate, repurpose or outfit an existing building, designer Stuart Osman can turn your dream to reality. “Designed by us. Inspired by you,” is the company motto and Stuart told QNews Magazine that whether the project is a simple carport or …

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intersex human rights darling awards

A group of intersex allies have been for their advocacy and support with nominations for the inaugural Darling award, to be handed out on Intersex Awareness Day tomorrow. Intersex Awareness Day is held on October 26 every year to raise awareness of intersex people and educate the public about the issues affecting them. Intersex people …

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