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naidoc week

Fresh from one month of visibility and celebration to another! We are now into NAIDOC Week which celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. NAIDOC Week is celebrated by all Australians. It’s a great opportunity to learn more about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. We especially have some …

Tarns Heal

Recently 2Spirits and IndigiLez Women’s Leadership and Support Group hosted the fourth Yarns Heal Retreat on Coochiemudlo Island, the Quandamooka people’s Place of the Red Stone. Yarns Heal is a suicide prevention campaign for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTIQ+ Sistergirl and Brotherboy community. Similar campaigns usually speak to messaging in public spaces. Yarns …

The Dreamtime Divas – Lasey Dunaman and Nova Gina – are set to electrify Brisbane as the headline act at this year’s Brown Sugar dance party on November 30. The annual event, organised by the gar’ban’djee’lum network and IndigiLez, brings together the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and LGBTIQ+ Sistergirl and Brotherboy communities in a …

Two Queensland LGBTIQ advocates and a local youth support service have scored nominations at this year’s Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards. The annual awards recognise and celebrate local individuals, groups and organisations who are working to reduce stigma and support and empower those living with mental illness. This year, an LGBTIQ-specific category has been …