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Photography book gets into the holiday spirit for the Freedom Centre

Richard Matias’ photography book LIBERATED is the perfect Christmas gift. The stunning project from the local photographer donates all of its profits to supporting LGBTI youth via The Freedom Centre. Matias is an expert at capturing the male form, with his work appearing in DNA Magazine, as well as being commissioned by 2Wink Australia, LOLOS […]

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Legally Speaking: A definition of defamation

Legally Speaking: A definition of defamation

Defamation is a wild beast. It’s hard to understand and even more difficult to explain how it works. It is the Khloe Kardashian of the legal world. Here is the black and white: for something to be defamatory a person must be able to prove that someone has published a matter, as defined in the […]

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Santa’s Magical Kingdom arrives at the Crown Pyramid

Santa’s Magical Kingdom arrives at the Crown Pyramid

Santa’s Magical Kingdom has opened its doors at the Crown Pyramid, providing a fun and interactive entertainment experience that is sure the send the youngest of Santa’s fans into a hyperactive frenzy. The giant pyramid tent has been filled with activities, rides, games and snow machines, and there’s a show circus featuring singing, dancing, trapeze […]

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Grab your racket and sign up for the tennis championships

Grab your racket and sign up for the tennis championships

Following on from the tremendous success of the inaugural Gay and Lesbian Tennis Alliance (GLTA)  tournament in January, Loton Park’s Perth Lawn Tennis Championships returns for the second year in 2018. Coinciding with the Hopman Cup Tennis festival, this event will run over the weekend of the 5th – 7th January 2018. Last years event […]

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Many pathways to creating a family, or helping others create theirs

Many pathways to creating a family, or helping others create theirs

“A lot of gay men think they can’t be sperm donors.” said Belinda Wooffitt the Donor Coordinator at Fertility North. “Because they can’t be blood donors, they think they also can’t be sperm donors, but they can.” Helping people who want to have children by becoming a sperm donor is something that many men from […]

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Hundreds turn out for hockey competition The Pride Cup

The inaugural Pride Hockey Cup last week saw hundreds of spectators supporting The Pythons, WA’s LGBTI Hockey Team. The players split into several teams, The Pythons, The Anacondas and the Cobras to battle it out for a $29 plastic cup and serious bragging rights. With a performance from the fabulous Barbie Q, Alexas Armsstrong and […]

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Red Ribbon pop-up stall highlights World AIDS Day

Red Ribbon pop-up stall highlights World AIDS Day

Staff and volunteers from the WA AIDS Council were out in force in central Perth this morning highlighting that it’s World AIDS Day. City commuters were encouraged to buy a red ribbon to mark awareness about HIV, while a stand in Forrest Place provided the latest information about HIV. in the lead up to World […]

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42 reasons why we love Connections Nightclub

42 reasons why we love Connections Nightclub

On Saturday night Connections Nightclub will mark the amazing milestone of their 42nd Birthday, and to celebrate they’re taking a little inspiration from one of Broadway’s most famous musicals. Kicking off the club’s birthday celebrations are the winner of Season 9 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, Sasha Velour, and cast mate Trinity Taylor. They’ll be on […]

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Meet the David Kernohan, the new boss at the WA AIDS Council

Meet the David Kernohan, the new boss at the WA AIDS Council

David Kernohan has joined the WA AIDS Council as its new Chief Executive. Kernohan has held senior executive roles in the not-for-profit sector in Western Australia for over 20 years, most recently as CEO of the Mental Health Law Centre (WA). The new head honcho caught up with OUTinPerth and shared his hopes for the […]

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Befriending elders: Help create a new community project

Befriending elders: Help create a new community project

Community organisations GRAI and Prime Timers are joining together for a new project. SOUL is a proposal for a social outreach project aiming to provide a range of services to support older members of the LGBTI community. The two groups have worked together and developed an outline for a befriending and social outreach project called […]

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