The Sunshine Coast will rally for marriage equality on Valentine’s Day on Sunday.
“It’s time to let our local, state and federal leaders know how we feel about equality. The Sunshine Coast boasts beautiful surrounds, together with wonderful diversity,” the Sunshine Coast Rainbow Network said.
“Lets celebrate who we are and what we want!”
The rally begins at 1pm at Cotton Tree Park on Valentine’s Day, Sunday February 14. Pets and children are most welcome.
Organisers have lined up a number of guest speakers from different political, religious and cultural backgrounds:
Shannon Jackson – Acknowledgement of Country
Fiona Anderson – Sunshine Coast Rainbow Network Director
Larissa Waters – Australian Greens Deputy Leader & Greens Senator for Qld
Nichole Connolly – Teacher & Performer
Tony Gibson – Greens Mayoral Candidate
Marjorie Blowers – Sunshine Coast Pride
Jason O’Pray – Division 8 Councillor
Jason Hunt – Australian Labor Party
Rachel & Amanda – LGBT couple