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Grace and Frankie Lily Tomlin Jane Fonda Netflix

Hit Netflix show Grace and Frankie is finally set to end this April

Grace and Frankie, the hit Netflix show starring Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin is finally set to end next month.  After seven seasons, the story of these two loveable characters will finally close. What does the future hold for Grace and Frankie? Grace and Frankie, a Netflix Hit When Grace and Frankie first arrived on …

Sellma Soul Citipointe It Gets Better

Sellma Soul releases powerful song in response to Citipointe: It Gets Better

Brisbane performer Sellma Soul has released a powerful song, It Gets Better, in response to the recent Citipointe controversy. “It Gets Better” is the latest track from the passionate Brisbane performer. In true Sellma style, this pop-punk track has a lot to say. Sellma Soul: It Gets Better If you don’t know Sellma Soul yet, …

Joel Creasey Real Housewives Music Video

Watch: Joel Creasey talks his camp Real Housewives tribute song

After countless TV appearances and becoming a fixture on Australian radio, Joel Creasey has taken a turn in the music scene.  As an avid Real Housewives fan, he’s released his first song.  If it’s got you a little puzzled, the song is a tribute to the Real Housewives franchise. In particular, in honour of their …

Love me Lonely

Interview: Jack Vidgen on facing his demons: ‘It almost killed me’

Jack Vidgen returns with new music, new attitude and a new realisation. Speaking to QNews from Sydney Jack talks about the journey after Australia’s Got Talent, his break from music and what brought him to his new song Love me Lonely. Life after ‘AGT’ for Jack Vidgen ‘It was a very full on time, especially …

Coming Out

‘Coming Out’ A Work In Progress For LGBTIQ Employees

The vast majority of LGBTIQ Australians are not comfortable coming out to their work colleagues. The Out at Work: from Prejudice to Pride report released last week suggests 25 per cent of employees were out to some people and almost 40 per cent were out to most people at work. The joint Royal Melbourne Institute …

Veteran UK gay rights campaigner Peter Tatchell against a rainbow background

Ban Lifted As Peter Tatchell Gets Invite To 10 Downing Street

Prime Minister Theresa May has lifted a 10 Downing Street ban on veteran LGBT activist Peter Tatchell. Since the creation of Downing Street LGBT Pride receptions a decade ago, Tatchell was banned from attending by three prime ministers – Tony Blair, Gordon Brown and David Cameron. “Despite my 51 years of campaigning, and my role …

EU Countries Recognise Foreign Same-Sex Marriages

Court Rules EU Countries Must Recognise Foreign Same-Sex Marriages

The European Court of Justice has ruled that all European Union member states must recognise the residency rights of married same-sex couples. The case involved Romanian activist Adrian Coman and his American husband Claibourn Robert Hamilton, who had been living in the United States for four years before marrying in Belgium in 2010. When they …

NT Apologises

NT Government Apologises For ‘Abominable’ Historic Laws

The Northern Territory Government today formally apologised to people convicted under historic laws against consensual homosexual acts. Chief Minister Michael Gunner (pictured) told parliament the apology was not only for the law that “criminalised love and attraction” between same-sex couples until 1983, but for the opportunities stolen from those convicted. “Today is about making right,” …

Cairns Tropical Pride

Cairns Flies The Rainbow Flag With LGBT Museum Collection

It’s been a long time coming but Cairns will soon host a LGBT+ collection in the city’s museum after the details were confirmed at a Cairns Tropical Pride (CTP) community afternoon on Saturday. The collection, which focuses on the community’s YES campaign, will be delivered to the museum during this year’s Tropical Pride Festival from …