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Join Art Gallery of WA’s long table discussion for PrideFEST

Join Art Gallery of WA’s long table discussion for PrideFEST

Gay and Lesbian Archive of Western Australia (GALAWA) has been assiting the Art Gallery of Western Australia (AGWA); to locate items for display accompanying the current exhibition by David McDiarmid. Current Volunteer Co-Convenor of GALAWA Guy Gomeze, has assisted Acting AGWA Curator International Art Dunja Rmandić, to locate archival material documenting the struggles, stories and […]

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PrideFEST: I Am Woman party takes over Tiki Bar this Friday

PrideFEST: I Am Woman party takes over Tiki Bar this Friday

Celebrate with LBTQ+ women this PrideFEST with this weekend’s I Am Woman party. I Am Woman is taking over Tiki Bar at Fremantle’s Newport Hotel this weekend, with a party thrown by queer women, for queer women. The celebration promises a safe space to dance, laugh, and connect with community; as well as a Helen […]

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Extra shows for sellout theatrical success ‘Boys in the Band’

Extra shows for sellout theatrical success ‘Boys in the Band’

The local production of Mort Crowley’s The Boys in the Band has been such a huge success they’ve added some extra shows, moving the production to Northbridge’s State Theatre Centre. It’ll be the first time a community theatre production has been performed at the Theatre Underground. Speaking on Channel Ten News the cast shared their excitement […]

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Pride WA postpone PrideFEST Soiree due to poor weather

Pride WA postpone PrideFEST Soiree due to poor weather

Pride WA have announced PrideFEST Soiree at UWA will be moved to another date, due to a poor weather forecast for this weekend. “Due to unfavourable weather forecasts this Sat 14 Nov, we regretfully advise that the outdoor PrideFEST Soiree @ UWA picnic event is postponed,” Pride WA said in a statement. “Stallholders will be […]

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Writer & director Monica Zanetti talks ‘Ellie & Abbie (& Ellie’s Dead Aunt)’

Writer & director Monica Zanetti talks ‘Ellie & Abbie (& Ellie’s Dead Aunt)’

A new Australian film coming to a screen near you is both heartwarming and groundbreaking. Ellie & Abbie & (Ellie’s Dead Aunt) is a queer, teenage romantic comedy that celebrates the freedoms LGBTIQ+ youth have today, and honours those who fought for those freedoms with humour and a full heart. The film follows Ellie (Sophie […]

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Get into Pride season by designing a ‘Glambulance’ for St John Ambulance

Get into Pride season by designing a ‘Glambulance’ for St John Ambulance

St John WA is calling on budding artists around the state to submit their designs for its 2020 ‘GLAM-bulance’ competition. The winner will have their design brought to life, and displayed for the world to see, wrapped around a decommissioned vehicle in support of WA’s LGBTQI+ community. The competition launched via social media as St […]

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Brendan Pang shares his secrets in PrideFEST dumpling masterclass

Brendan Pang shares his secrets in PrideFEST dumpling masterclass

MasterChef fan favourite and dumpling wunderkind Brendan Pang is bringing a special masterclass to PrideFEST this year. You may have caught a glimpse of his skills on two seasons of MasterChef – after his initial run in 2018 and return for 2020’s All Stars season – or visited his Bumplings kitchen in Fremantle, but fans will […]

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PrideFEST 2020 Film Festival is coming to Raine Square

PrideFEST 2020 Film Festival is coming to Raine Square

Raine Square and Palace Cinemas have announced the official PrideFEST 2020 Film Festival is coming this November, with part proceeds being donated to Pride WA. The CBD cinema complex is set to transform into a celebration of WA’s LGBTQIA+ communities, with a selection of queer cinema favourites to mark this year’s Pride celebrations. The festival […]

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PrideFEST 2020: Pride WA release jam-packed festival program

Pride season is almost upon us, and Pride WA have released this year’s program of events so you can start planning your 2020 calendar. The local organisation made the tough decision not to go ahead with this year’s parade with the uncertainty of COVID restrictions, but the program is still bursting with events and activities […]

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Head down to Pride WA’s Hello Neighbour and meet new people

Head down to Pride WA’s Hello Neighbour and meet new people

Pride WA’s next social gathering will be on Wednesday 16 September at the Charles Hotel North Perth. Come and meet new and old friends. The event kicks off at 6:00pm and runs through to 8:00pm. The Charles Hotel is located at 509 Charles Street in North Perth. Get tickets via Eventbrite. Love OUTinPerth Campaign Help […]

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