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The “honorary grandfathers” of New Zealand’s gay community have celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Civil Union legislation by getting legally married. Des Smith and John Joliff fought for homosexual law reform 30 years ago when they first met and in 2005 they took part in New Zealand’s first civil union. Now they’re married, 10 …

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iPhone users in Russia have only recently been introduced to Siri (Apple’s voice-interactive personal assistant) and users have quickly found that there are some things that Siri doesn’t like to talk about – and this includes anything to do with LGBT issues. One user took to youtube to take Siri to task over here apparent …

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The Olympic Games are heading to Tokyo in 2020 and officials are keen to avoid the anti-gay controversy that overshadowed the 2014 Sochi games. To ensure that things run smoothly, Japanese politicians have formed a multi-party group to look at LGBT rights both in Japan and internationally. While Japan remains a socially conservative party, LGBT …

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The Sportsman Hot will be serving up entertainment of a different kind this month when comedian and singer Maddi Black takes to the stage for a series of performances throughout April. Known for her sketch comedy routines and celebrity impersonations, the UK based Black will be performing three shows throughout March and April as part …

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Since its inception, QNews has been committed to our community. We are today very proud to announce that in 2014, QNews was able to provide over $110,000.00 worth of advertising and design marketing sponsorship to a vast array of LGBT community groups and services across Queensland, Northern New South Wales and the Northern Territory. SCROLL …

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One of the great joys of being gay, lesbian or transgender is that there isn’t any pressure to have kids.  In fact many of us are quite happy without children around, sadly though, many others in our LGBT communities would make fabulous parents and care givers but just don’t consider it as an option. It …

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The infamous Mineshaft Bar downstairs at the Sportsman Hotel is about to be re-named and be given a complete make-over, but what will it be called?  Regulars at the Sporties will have noticed a few differences already. The old ceiling has been removed from the downstairs bar, as has parts of the corrugated iron wall …

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The new EH-TW6600W & EH-TW9200W home cinema projectors are ideal for big-screen entertainment fans who want to watch the latest Full HD content, as well as and sports and gaming, in the comfort of their own homes. Home Theatre projectors usually require a dedicated set up, but the new projectors from Epson offer big screen …

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Ned Kelly sits in a grimy cell at Old Melbourne Gaol on the night before his execution. His brother and fellow gang member Dan, who Ned believes died at the siege of Glenrowan, visits disguised as a priest. He’s seeking Ned’s blessing and forgiveness before heading north to start a new life in Queensland. But …

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Time to dust of your construction helmet, cowboy hat or Indian headdress because the kings of disco, the Village People are coming to town this month!  Performing live at Eatons Hill Hotel on Sat 28 Feb, these gay icons will be performing all of their biggest hits such as ‘In the Navy’, ‘Go West’, ‘Macho …

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