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Behind the scenes on the Python’s Pride calendar shoot

Behind the scenes on the Python’s Pride calendar shoot

Local gay hockey team The Perth Pythons fundraising calendar has been a huge success, in fact the first print run has sold out. But if you didn’t get one, never fear, they are now taking orders for a second print run. The club just posted a behind the scenes video from the shoot. A combination […]

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Northbridge was at its most fabulous for Saturday’s Pride Parade

Northbridge was at its most fabulous for Saturday’s Pride Parade

Pride WA’s biggest ever procession through the streets of Northbridge lit up a new route over the weekend, celebrating the west coast’s LGBTIQ+ community. 84 fabulous floats moved up Beaufort, Francis, Lake, James and William streets on Saturday evening, as thousands of onlookers and supporters cheered and applauded. This year was full of firsts, not […]

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Pride WA reverse decision banning refugee group from parade

Pride WA reverse decision banning refugee group from parade

Pride WA have reversed their decision to ban advocacy group Refugee Rights Action Network from presenting their Rainbows for Refugees entry in tonight’s Pride Parade. A spokeperson told OUTinPerth that the organisation had considered the issue and reversed its decision. Pride WA was hit with an onslaught of criticism this morning after they confirmed that […]

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Refugee advocacy group banned from Pride Parade

Refugee advocacy group banned from Pride Parade

Update 25-11-17 11:49 : A spokesman for Pride WA has told OUTinPerth they have reversed their decision banning Rainbows for Refugees from participating in the Pride Parade. Update 25-11-17 13:34: Events company ESP have clarified that the decision to ban the Refuge Rights Action Network’s entry ‘Rainbows for Refugees’ from the Pride Parade was made […]

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This year’s Transgender Day of Remembrance will be in Birdwood Park

This year’s Transgender Day of Remembrance will be in Birdwood Park

This years Transgender Day of Rememberance will be on Monday November 20th, an event will be held in Birdwood Park at 6pm. This year’s event will include the candlelight vigil, inspiring speakers, a live band, slam poets and music. Transgender Day of Remembrance grew out of a memorial for Rita Hester. Hester was murdered in […]

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Pride’s annual picnic is on this weekend, here’s our tips for a great feast

Pride’s annual picnic is on this weekend, here’s our tips for a great feast

Pride’s annual picnic is the park is on this Saturday. It’ll be taking place at the Kyilla Community Farmer’s Market in Kyilla Park in North Perth from 8am – 12pm. Aside from attending the picnic, you can also stock up on fresh produce from the markets while you’re there, and there’s heaps of food available […]

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Drag queens and drag flicks: The hockey match to celebrate Pride

Perth’s first ever Pride Cup Hockey Match is being held this year to celebrate pride in sport. Simon Thuijs, President of the Perth Pythons Hockey Club, notes that there is a lot at stake at the upcoming match. “Although the Pride Cup trophy is plastic and worth about $29, I know our two teams will […]

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PrideFEST Opening Party begins a month of celebration

The annual PrideFEST is underway and the Opening Party event was captured by ClaytonK Media. The opening of the festival was held at Connections Nightclub and featured performances from Scarlet Adams, and a special appearance from the legendary Strykermeyer. For all the details of what’s happening during the Pride Festival head to Pride WA’s website.

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Freedom ’17: What freedoms can we celebrate this PrideFEST season?

Freedom ’17: What freedoms can we celebrate this PrideFEST season?

Freedom (ˈfriːdəm), noun The power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants. synonyms: right to, entitlement to; privilege, prerogative, due The state of not being imprisoned or enslaved. synonyms: liberty, liberation, release, emancipation, deliverance I have been mulling over the theme of this year’s PrideFEST and it got me to thinking. Often […]

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Australia Post declares it has no position on marriage equality

Australia Post declares it has no position on marriage equality

Australia Post has declared his holds no position on the issue of marriage equality. The government owned business was forced to make the declaration after concern was raised about an internal email that offered staff the opportunity to take part in Brisbane’s annual Pride March. The Australian has reported that staff who are part of […]

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