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The OUTinPerth archive reveals people, parties and protests




The opening weekend of PrideFEST 2016 has seen a series of events take place across the state ranging from social events, to rainbow ice-skating and community forums. OUTinPerth has presented a photo exhibition titled People, Parties and Protests which reveals 21 images from the publications extensive digital archive. The photos on display in the OUTinPerth office […]

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Jim Obergefell in Perth for Pride!

Jim Obergefell in Perth for Pride!




Jim Obergefell, the lead plaintiff in the US Supreme Court case that brought marriage equality to the USA, will be a special guest at this year’s Pride celebrations in Perth. Curtin University, in partnership with Affirm Press, Pride WA, KPMG and Herbert Smith Freehills are presenting an afternoon with Jim Obergefell as part of the […]

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Pride WA announce review of Fairday celebrations

Pride WA announce review of Fairday celebrations




Pride WA have released a statement on the future of Fairday following a community forum in September to discuss future timing and cost structure of the event to ensure sustainability. At the community meeting Pride WA revealed that the 2016 event had run at a substantial loss of around $20,000. The committee’s representatives told the […]

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Support Pride WA at Connections Nightclub this Wondersday

Support Pride WA at Connections Nightclub this Wondersday




Wondersday, a monthly initiative to raise money for local organisations, will be fundraising for Pride WA this month ahead of celebrations in November. The friendly LGBTIQ+ focused networking event raises funds for a different organisation at a new venue each month. Previously, the event has supported the WA AIDS Council, The Freedom Centre and the Cancer […]

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Perth’s Pride Parade recreated in Lego!




Lego enthusiasts will converge on the gym at Belmont college next week for Bricktober – the annual gathering of those who painstakingly build massive Lego creations. Among the displays at this year’s event will be a brilliant recreation of the Perth Pride parade. The streets of Northbridge, the Dykes on Bikes, the Bears, the calls for […]

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2016 PrideFEST & PARADE registrations open this Thursday

2016 PrideFEST & PARADE registrations open this Thursday




November is fast approaching and Pride WA have announced registrations are about to open for this year’s #LoveWins themed PrideFEST and Pride PARADE. LGBTIQ community groups, artists and performers from the LGBTIQ community can register for this year’s festival, which will run from Friday 11th – Sunday 20th November. Groups, individuals, businesses and supporters of […]

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Pride WA shows stability built on success

Pride WA shows stability built on success




Pride WA have announced their committee of management following their annual AGM. Unlike previous years which have seen a high turnover of volunteers from one year to the next, there are few changes in the group’s line-up. Andrew Barker remains as President, Michelle Rodgers is the Senior Vice President, Graham Lovelock is Vice President, Marcus Remta is the […]

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Photos: Bunbury Pride




PrideFEST celebrations weren’t just confined to the city, this year Bunbury Pride was held for the first time with a large crowd gathering to enjoy music, dancers, markets and food stalls in the centre of town. Check out the photos from the event. 

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Transgender Day of Remembrance

Transgender Day of Remembrance




Tonight Perth’s LGBTIQ+ community to will come together for a candlelight vigil to remember people who are transgender who have lost their lives through violence or suicide. The international events grew out of a memorial for Rita Hester. Hester was murdered in Alston, Massachusetts on November 28th 1998. The following Friday 250 people attended a candlelight […]

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Matthew Mitcham ready to Twist and Turn




Matthew Mitcham arrived in Perth yesterday and is quickly getting ready for his two shows at Connections Nightclub tonight. It’s been a few months since Mitcham and his performing comrade Spanky performed their ‘Twists and Turns’ show which is based on Mitcham’s best selling autobiography. When Mitcham called OUTinPerth the pair were hanging out in […]

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