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These 200 LGBTIQ Leaders Say No To The Marriage Plebiscite


Russian Same-Sex Couple

A lesbian couple recently married in Russia thanks to a legal loophole. Sofia Grozovsky and Lynne Reid got married at a registry office in Moscow with over 40 friends and family in attendance to help them celebrate. Video uploaded to YouTube by Russian news site Grani.ru shows the couple tangling with authorities but ultimately securing …

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Safe Schools Brisbane Rally

After in-depth research, our senior reporter Rod Gardiner found that the Safe Schools debate is being used to the detriment of young gay people (LGBTIQ). There is a lot of misinformation out there being used by all sides of politics to point-score regardless of the hurt and damage this is causing our young people. Here …

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Greek Wedding 2 WEB

Though it’s unlikely to match the $100-plus million box office of its predecessor, “My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2” will still prove clever counter-programming for families and older audiences wanting to escape a certain cinematic battle between The Dark Knight and the Man of Steel. Whilst the film’s writer/star Nia Vardalos hasn’t found much success …

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Darwin City Council

LGBTI supporters filled the Darwin City Council’s public gallery on Tuesday night to watch a motion to support marriage equality be approved. The motion asked the council to “affirm it’s commitment to treat with dignity and respect all residents regardless of gender or sexuality” and encourage all of the territory’s federal counterparts to vote in favour of …

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Noosa Rainbow River Festival

Organisers have hailed Noosa’s inaugural Rainbow River Festival as a success. The new weekend event launched on March 19, with cocktails at the Noosa Yacht Club as the sun set over the stunning Noosa River. Local drag star Melony Brests said she could easily see the festival become a Noosa tradition. “It’s been a huge …

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Mr Burns and Smithers

By Kevin Hardy An upcoming episode of The Simpsons will address the subject of Waylon Smithers’ sexuality. Waylon Smithers, the loyal personal assistant of Mr Burns, has been working at the Nuclear Power Plant for almost 26 years—as long as the show has been airing. And his sexuality has been a topic of debate in …

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Brisbane Police Snake

The concrete jungle of Brisbane wouldn’t strike you as the place to find a snake, but that is exactly where this slippery character was found on Saturday afternoon, the Brisbane City Qld Police Officers and Bike Squad said. Found lazing in a tree on Turbot Street, officers quickly assessed the situation and deemed their new …

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Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages

Queensland couples will again be able to hold official civil partnership ceremonies from early next month. The Palaszczuk Government passed an amendment bill in December 2015 to reverse the Newman Government’s 2012 changes to the state’s civil partnership scheme. The new bill restored the ceremonies and changed the term “registered relationship” back to “civil partnership.” …

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When Mel B opens her mouth she normally doesn’t mince her words. So it’s hardly surprising that the world didn’t spin off its axis when she labelled former Spice Girls band mate Victoria “Posh” Beckham “a little bit of a bitch”. But with Mel B still hopeful to get all the girls together for a …

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Adam Lambert and Sam Smith

By Kevin Hardy Adam Lambert has laughed off rumours he is dating fellow pop star Sam Smith, the hunky 23-year-old Oscar Academy award winning singer. Sam and Adam apparently paired off at a recent party in New York, bringing to a head reports suggesting the openly gay singers have been secretly hooking-up for several weeks. …

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