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Want to share your ideas? Come along to our contributors meeting

Want to share your ideas? Come along to our contributors meeting




As we move forward, we want to change the way we create OUTinPerth. We want more of your input and contributions so we’re holding an open meeting each month to brainstorm ideas for future editions. Maybe you’re into writing articles, undertaking interviews, reviewing theatre or music, maybe you’ve got something you want to get off […]

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RTRFM celebrates International Women’s Day

RTRFM celebrates International Women’s Day




Local community radio station RTRFM is celebrating international Women’s Day by rolling our programming where every interview, every song – and even every presenter is a woman. The celebrations kicked off at 1am this morning with ‘Up Late’ presenter Taylah Strano, at 4am ‘Snooze Button’ took over with Leona Devaz at the microphone. The two presenters created an […]

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OUTinPerth’s Beaufort Street Festival micro-edition

OUTinPerth’s Beaufort Street Festival micro-edition




We’ve created a special micro-edition of OUTinPerth just for the Beaufort Street Festival. It’s a scroll! We’ve scattered the tiny scrolls all along Beaufort Street in Mount Lawley for today’s epic festival. Look around for them, they’re like little tubular rainbows. The Beaufort Street Festival stretches all along Beaufort St in Mount Lawley today, if […]

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Living Proud win LiFE award

Living Proud win LiFE award




Local community group Living Proud was the recipient of a prestigious LiFE Award at the 2015 Suicide Prevention Conference. The non-profit group, who have been delivering services to the GBTI community for over 40 years, was awarded for their work with Q-Life and the One Life Suicide Prevention Strategy. The award has been welcomed by […]

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Playgroups with Pride launch weekend sessions

Playgroups with Pride launch weekend sessions




Playgroups with Pride, the facilitated playgroup that offer supportive and friendly atmosphere for LGBTI families, is commencing weekend events. From tomorrow, August 2nd, the group will meet up fortnightly at the Derrick Earnst Neighbourhood Centre in Morley. The playgroup session is from 9:30am – 11:30am. The centre is located at 42 Rudloc Rd in Morley […]

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Playgroups with Pride Launch New Website

Playgroups with Pride Launch New Website




Playgroups with Pride – the organisation supporting LGBTIQ families have launched their new website. Playgroups with Pride W.A was established in 2013 by Joanne Boyling who saw a growing number of LGBTIQ families. The organisation offers playtime for children, craft activities, songs and stories, and refreshments. As well as guest speakers and excursions. Playgroups with Pride […]

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GALSWA Are Ready for the Big Night

GALSWA Are Ready for the Big Night




The Gay and Lesbian Singers of Western Australia are getting ready for a repeat performance of their ‘Best of Broadway’ show. The community singing group will bring ‘Encore’ an abridged version of their popular show from 2014 to Fringe World this month. Rob Lines, who joined the choir two years ago, said there were lots […]

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New Foundation to Support Indigenous LGBTI People

New Foundation to Support Indigenous LGBTI People




  A new initiative has been launched to create a foundation to deliver support to indigenous LGBTI people and provide suicide prevention strategies. A crowdsource fundraising campaign has been launched to fund the Black Rainbow Living Well Foundation through the website StartSomeGood. Founder Dayemon Bonson told OUTinPerth that the organisation’s aim will be to raise […]

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Get Involved in World AIDS Day

Get Involved in World AIDS Day




December first is World AIDS day, an occasion to reflect on three decades of working to stem the effects of HIV and AIDS. There are a number of ways organisations and individuals can get involved in World AIDS Day. This year, the WA AIDS Council decided to mark the day in a new way. The […]

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Community Gathers To Pay Tribute to MH17 Researchers

Community Gathers To Pay Tribute to MH17 Researchers




Members of the local community will gather tonight at the WA AIDS Memorial to pay tribute to the people lost in the crash of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17. The airliner was shot down over Ukraine early yesterday evening. Amongst it’s victims were 108 delegates heading to the Melbourne conference which will start this weekend. All […]

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