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jojo ellias bride & prjudice's jojo leaders for diversity

Bride and Prejudice’s Jojo Ellias wants to inspire authentic leadership within diverse communities. So on 6 March, Here On Purpose and Jojo Ellias present the LEADERS FOR DIVERSITY FORUM. The event is held at Brisbane’s Australian National Hotel. The event will uncover the unique and powerful experiences of prominent leaders across the LGBTQIA+ Community. Jess …

gay rodeo josh goyne the gay cowboy

The Supportah group of companies today published an open letter to Josh Goyne, ‘the gay cowboy’, concerning a gay rodeo advertised for October. Goyne recently began selling tickets to the rodeo on Eventbrite. Josh Goyne, the gay cowboy Josh Goyne, became known as the gay cowboy after posting videos concerning vilification regarding his sexuality designed …

ChillOut

First, they told us about their attempt to break the record for the world’s largest human rainbow. Now ChillOut Festival wants to smash the world record for the Longest Line of Dancing Drag Queens. If that’s not enough, they want those drag queens dressed as Dolly Parton. Now, we have no idea what the record …

pride business network christmas party

The Pride Business Network invites all members of the LGBTIQ communities and allies to their annual Christmas Party Friday 6 December at the QA Hotel in New Farm. Last year’s party was a hoot but at the end of the festivities all present took an oath that what happens at the Xmas party stays at …

Peter Allen festival tenterfield

Gay music legend Peter Allen’s regional hometown of Tenterfield will later this year hold an entire festival to celebrate its special relationship with the performer. Allen was born in the northern New South Wales town in 1944, and rose to fame in the 1970s and 80s, becoming known for his flamboyant stage persona and lavish …

Tropical Fruits

Lismore-based LGBTIQ group Tropical Fruits has come a long way in 30 years. The group are a community not-for-profit organisation delivering inclusive events and social activities to ensure the Northern Rivers’ LGBTIQ community have a “safe, fun and inclusive” place to call home. The Tropical Fruits flagship New Year’s Eve Festival began 30 years ago, …

Rainbow River Festival

Friday Night: Noosa Rainbow River Festival 2018 (Welcome Cocktails) Photos by Lesley Pantlin [FAGP id=31814] Saturday Night: Noosa Rainbow River Festival 2018 (Festival Extravaganza) Photos by Travis Macfarlane [FAGP id=31815]   Sunday: Noosa Rainbow River Festival 2018 (River Parade) Photos by Kayla Byles [FAGP id=31662]

Outback Divas

The “Outback Divas” are coming to south-east Queensland’s newest LGBTIQ family-friendly entertainment event. The group are based in the inner Ipswich suburb of Goodna, just west of Brisbane, and the event is the brainchild of local Trevor J Trevanion who says he wanted to bring more diverse and inclusive entertainment event to Brisbane’s western suburbs. …