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Crown Theatre to welcome ‘Moulin Rouge! The Musical’ in 2023

Crown Theatre to welcome ‘Moulin Rouge! The Musical’ in 2023

Multiple Tony Award-winning show Moulin Rouge! The Musical is dancing into Perth’s Crown Theatre in February 2023 from production company Global Creatures. The adaptation of Baz Luhrmann’s beloved film has found a new life on stage, picking up 10 prestigious Tony Awards for the mash-up extravaganza that’s titillated audiences from Broadway to the West End. “We […]

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Calls for new Parliament to take urgent steps to hear LGBTQIA+ concerns

Calls for new Parliament to take urgent steps to hear LGBTQIA+ concerns

LGBTQIA+ advocates are calling on Australian federal politicians to urgently re-establish the Federal Parliamentary Friends of LGBTIQA+ Australians Group. As politicians visit Canberra this week in preparation for the new Parliament, Just.Equal Australia advisor Sally Goldner AM says it’s vital federal MPs hear about issues negatively impacting our communities. “Parliament must act swiftly to show […]

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Census 2021: Australia still in the dark on LGBTQIA+ lives

Census 2021: Australia still in the dark on LGBTQIA+ lives

The Australian Bureau of Statistics has today revealed the results of the 2021 Census, delivering a snapshot of the lives and demographics of many Australians. While the new data will shine a light on the experiences and beliefs of many discrete groups across the nation, insights on LGBTQIA+ lives are absent from today’s data due […]

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Parents frustrated that Quinns Baptist College refuses student’s new name

Parents frustrated that Quinns Baptist College refuses student’s new name

A Perth couple have shared their frustration that their child’s school is refusing their request to accept their child’s new name. Andrew and Louise’s child Lynx is in the fifth grade at Quinns Baptist College in Perth northern suburbs. They’re supportive parents who are embracing their child’s non-binary gender and choice of a new name. […]

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WAAC CEO Lisa Dobrin calls for rethink on blood donation rules

WAAC CEO Lisa Dobrin calls for rethink on blood donation rules

Lisa Dobrin, the CEO of WAAC (formerly the WA AIDS Council) has called on Lifeblood and the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) to consider removing the discrimination that stops gay men from donating blood. Speaking to The West Australian Dobrin said while the rules had recently been updated, reducing the amount of time gay men must abstain […]

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