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lismore northern rivers flood crisis tropical fruits acon

Fundraising appeals for the LGBTIQ community in the flood-ravaged Northern Rivers region of New South Wales have been launched after the region’s worst flood crisis. The extreme weather system on Australia’s east coast caused significant flooding and damage across two states, with northern New South Wales badly affected. In Lismore, the floodwater peaked at a …

Save tropical fruits lismore volunteers photo club manager northern rivers nothern new south wales

Lismore LGBTIQ+ group The Tropical Fruits is looking for a Club Manager to lead their Fruity team. Are you looking for creative, values-led, community-building work? Do you want the flexibility and innovative potential of working for a grassroots, not-for-profit community organisation? The Tropical Fruits Inc is a fun, safe and inclusive LGBTIQ+ social group, founded …

Tropical Fruits NYE 2020

This year, Tropical Fruits decided to add more to Australia’s greatest NYE party. The legendary Tropical Fruits NYE always provides something special and to welcome in 2020, the Fruits wanted the party of a lifetime. So, in late news, they added something special for their Fruity Family… a runway smack bang in the middle of …

Tiddalicious Lismore drag

Some of the Northern River’s hottest DJs, sistergirls and drag performers will treat fans to a night of fab entertainment at Tiddalicious tonight. It’s a Lismore drag spectacular. Lismore’s Lilly, the alter ego of local sistergirl Elytta Manton, is bringing her gorgeous girls to town for a special one night only performance. Performers will include …

Peter Mitchell Conspiracy of Skin poet

Mark Tredinnick said of Conspiracy of Skin by poet Peter Mitchell, “These lyric poems, an accumulation of turning points, tell of a long moment finally outlasted.” I’m grateful for reading those words on the back of Conspiracy of Skin as they inspired me to open what turned out to be an absolute treasure. When told …

scott harrower fighting not dancing lismore regional gallery

A powerful photographic and sound installation by Scott Harrower opening in Lismore addresses homophobia and violence toward men who love men. Fighting not dancing opens on 18 May. The installation navigates personal and historical stories previously denied and forgotten. The characters in the photographs peel away the silence of Australia’s past. They reveal persecuted convict relationships, post-WWII …

Tropical Fruits NYE Party 2016

Lismore LGBTIQ social group Tropical Fruits is looking for a lighting designer and operator to work their magic at the group’s next New Year’s Eve festival. The Tropical Fruits put on fun, safe and inclusive LGBTIQ events in the Northern Rivers region of northern New South Wales, and are renowned for their annual four-day New …

Tropical Fruits

The Tropical Fruits AGM is held each year in February or March. The Committee encourages all members to make every effort to attend the AGM as it is an opportunity for you to have your say on the future of your Tropical Fruits. Only members financial at the time of the AGM can vote in …

Tropical Fruits 2017 Parade through Lismore CBD

This year, Lismore LGBTIQ group Tropical Fruits are celebrating 30 years of building, supporting and entertaining the community in the Northern Rivers. The group’s upcoming “Shine” New Years Eve Festival is the culmination of their 30th birthday celebrations this year, and the Fruits are inviting the community to join them at the festival’s opening Parade …

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