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Pride WA announces new committee of management




Pride WA, the Premier LGBTIQ Arts and Culture Organisation in Western Australia, has announced a number of new members to its committee of management. Following several long-serving committee members standing down at the end of their terms, seven new faces have joined the management team. Jeremy Wray, Tania Giorgetta, Fiona Maguire, Rosco Holyoake, Frances Burgess, Michael […]

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Midsumma will not use advertising benefits in News Corp partnership

Midsumma will not use advertising benefits in News Corp partnership




Midsumma Festival have announced they will not be claiming any of the advertising benefits agreed upon in their partnership with News Corp following criticism from the LGBTIQ+ community. The festival has been under fire for their agreement with News Corp and their publication Herald Sun for the media organisation’s criticisms of the Safe Schools anti-bullying program, marriage […]

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Melbourne’s Midsumma announces 2017 program

Melbourne’s Midsumma announces 2017 program




Melbourne’s Midsumma Festival have just announced their program for 2017. Every January for three decades, Midsumma Festival has transformed Melbourne into a spectacular explosion of colour and culture, celebrating the diversity, resilience and talent bursting from within its LGBTIQA+ communities. The Midsumma Festival cultivates queer perspectives and creates experiences that flip the status quo – […]

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Abbe May’s Tonight Show spectacular returns to Fremantle Festival

Abbe May’s Tonight Show spectacular returns to Fremantle Festival




Abbe May’s getting ready to release her new album Bitchcraft and the first single Are We Flirting has been getting some serious radio airplay. Abbe May tells us when it comes to flirting, she’s pretty good at it. “I like flirting, it’s a fun way to engage with someone. It doesn’t promise anything, it’s just […]

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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 announce #lovewins theme for 2016 festival




Pride WA have announced that the theme to the 2016 PrideFEST and parade will be ‘#lovewins’. Following on from their very successful 25th anniversary celebration the organisation has chosen the theme for a number of reasons. in announcing the theme the organisation notes that the foundations of the LGBTIQ community was built on the concept […]

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Is the death of the Beaufort Street Festival a good thing?

Is the death of the Beaufort Street Festival a good thing?




  Beaufort Street Festival just announced the cancellation of the festival. I can already hear people screaming about how their favourite day of the year to walk the streets and get drunk in the sunshine has been taken away from them. In fairness, that’s also one of the main reasons I love Beaufort Street Festival. […]

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Amanda Canzurlo is in full Bloom

Amanda Canzurlo is in full Bloom




Singer Amanda Canzurlo, who performs as Bloom recently delivered a knock out showcase at The Ellington Jazz Club. Her debut EP is released this month and features a selection of adult contemporary pop. You were so confident at your show at The Ellington, are you super confident or good at hiding nerves? I am glad […]

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Gimme Some Truth film festival opens tonight

Gimme Some Truth film festival opens tonight




RTRFM’s ‘Gimme Some Truth’ film festival returns this weekend, it’s Australia’s first dedicated music documentary festival. Showcasing seven films over six days, ‘Gimme Some Truth 2015’ will feature five Australian premieres and one world premiere. Films will screen from today, Friday, 4 December through to Wednesday, 9 December at Leederville’s Luna Outdoor. From indigenous Australians singing […]

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PHOTOS: Beaufort Street Festival




Perth’s biggest street festival took over Mount Lawley once again this Saturday for a massive day of food, music, arts and more.

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