Well last year was massive, and the Darwin Pride Festival team has already started meeting for this year. BUT, it can’t happen without volunteers. If you are able to lend a hand in helping to make Darwin Pride Festival 2018 a reality, then get in touch via the Darwin Pride Facebook page or join their next meeting.
Rainbow Territory is meeting fortnightly and is working on the following – review of the Anti-Discrimination Act – long term funding for Safe Schools – mental health & suicide prevention advocacy – change the births, deaths and marriages act NT so that people don’t have to get gender reassignment surgery to change their ID to their gender […]
Two community members are running a project to improve and update the listings on the QLife database for the NT. QLife is Australia’s first nationally-oriented counselling and referral service for LGBTI people. QLife provides nation-wide, early intervention, peer supported telephone and web based services to diverse people of all ages experiencing poor mental health, psychological […]
Can you help the lovely lesbians of Darwin build the best beer regatta winning rig in 2018? They are also the reigning champions of the Tug of War also (two years in a row). It is great fun, with lots of community spirit. The crew is recrew-ting now for boat builders, so please email email@example.com if […]
Northside Health NT runs monthly LGBTI Specialist Clinics. Visiting GPs specialising in LGBTI health run a 2 day clinic on a monthly basis to provide welcoming, high-quality health care to members of the LGBTI community. Services include: – Transgender & gender diverse health – Sexual health – Mental health – HIV care, S100, PrEP – General […]
Books Gone Wilde the regular LGBTQI community library has had a lot of erotica donated to it over the years. But it just doesn’t get read enough. Some of it is good, some of it is so bad its good, and some of it is currently being eaten by moths. Let’s give it some life, and […]
Image credit: ABC Alice Springs If you haven’t seen it, check out an interview with Nicole Garraway from Alice Springs by ABC Alice Springs.
Headspace Darwin is continuing its young person’s group in 2018. A safe and confidential place to be yourself, connect with like-minded young people and find out information about health, services and support. For people aged between 12 and 25. Get in touch with Headspace Darwin for more information.
“This is an Australian lesbian erotic murder mystery written in verse, need I say more” A queer and feminist book club has kicked off in Darwin. The next book is Monkey’s Mask (June). If you like the sounds of this, then get in touch for more information outnt@outntinfo
News from East Timor https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/this-powerful-celebrity-just-boosted-lgbti-acceptance-in-east-timor/#gs.lDNDRP8
Rainbow Territory submission to the review of the NT Anti-Discrimination Act Rainbow Territory, with input from the community, put together a comprehensive submission to the review of the NT Anti-Discrimination Act. You can look at a copy of it here. If you have any questions please email Rainbow Territory. Rainbow Territory final submission 2018 Review […]
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-10-19/darwins-gay-scene-take-a-tour-through-nts-queer-history/6861786 From pre-colonisation times to beachfront bathhouses and tiny offices where the battle against the AIDS crisis was fought, Darwin has a rich queer history. Queer history is an important part of the social and political history of the Northern Territory and an important part of life’s fabric. Australian gay history academic and activist Dr […]