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The man who vandalised a mural of George Michael with black paint in the Sydney suburb of Erskineville has been found guilty of malicious damage. Ben Gittany was caught on video saying “I’m defending my religion” as he damaged the seven-metre tall artwork last November, just days after the result of the marriage postal survey …

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Priscilla is back where she belongs – in the Imperial Hotel at Erskineville. The venue where parts of the famous movie Priscilla: Queen of the Desert were filmed, fell into disrepair and faded out of the spotlight. But Fraser Short and Scott Leach, who bought the run-down pub for $6.5 million in August 2015, have …

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Australian drag queen Hannah Conda has joined with LGBTI group Rainbow Families to host “Drag Story Time,” a fun session allowing kids to celebrate diversity through storytelling and dressing up. The New South Wales-based group introduced the event to Australia last October, after local drag queens hosted similar events in New York City and several …

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A man caught on camera painting over Sydney’s George Michael mural has reportedly been slapped with a graffiti charge. The artwork, depicted the singer and gay icon as “Saint George Michael,” was painted by artist Scott Marsh on a building in Sydney’s inner-west in the weeks after Michael’s death on Christmas Day last year. Video …

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