Newsletter 23: Well done to young NT writer

Tiger-Lily Clements has taken out the top award in the Young Territory Author awards for her story about a same sex relationship. The central character of the story is working through her heartache over a relationship that has ended. A story we can all connect with. The work can (soon) be borrowed from the Casuarina Library. Well done Tiger-Lily, […]

Newsletter 23: Suicide prevention in the NT funding available

The NT has the highest suicide rate in Australia. Want would you do if you had the $$ to make a difference in the NT lgbtqi community? The government is providing funding to individuals and communities to take action for suicide prevention. Do you have an idea for a project, activity or action for suicide […]

Queer and feminist writers group

This is a spin-off from the queer and feminist book club, which meets every couple of months to discuss a book.  The writers’ group will be meeting in between the book group meetings. For more information, the FB group is here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/207421339874592/ We will be having our first meet up on Saturday 21 July at […]

Apology and introduction of expungement scheme

The Chief Minister Michael Gunner will be apologising in Parliament on behalf of the NT Government to people convicted of consensual homosexual offences prior to 1984. This is an important step towards righting the past wrongs inflicted on the NT’s LGBTQI community. The Territory Labor Government has introduced to Parliament new legislation to allow Territorians […]

Katherine Pride: Can you help rural pride get rolling this year?

NT crew, can you help the Katherine crew get a rural pride happening again this year?  Katherine charity Keep Talking is raising funds for #RuralPride this year. It is planned for 23 June to 8 July in Katherine and everyone is invited to the events!  https://www.gofundme.com/rural-pride-festival-2018

LGBTI clinics at Northside Health

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 […]