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Matthew Mitcham has married his partner Luke Rutherford at a wedding ceremony in Europe. The Olympic gold medalist and stage performer took to Instagram to share photos from the ceremony at Chateau de Halloy in the beautiful city of Ciney, in Belgium. “After a sustained period of lovely gestures, loyalty, gazing adoringly and many trips …

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Matthew Mitcham and his partner Luke Rutherford are planning a European wedding for the new year. “We’ll be getting married in the south of Belgium, in the French-speaking part, in late February,” the Olympic gold medalist and stage performer told QNews.com.au. “We gave ourselves about seven months to plan the wedding. We’re doing it in …

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Matthew Mitcham has announced he has gotten engaged to his partner Luke Rutherford. The Olympic gold medalist announced the happy news on his Instagram after Luke proposed over the weekend. “He got down on both knees, I said yes, and now we’re engaged,” Mitcham wrote, showing off his engagement ring. Luke added on his own …

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Matthew Mitcham has shared a series of snaps of his summer road trip on his Instagram, and the photos are making us very jealous. The Olympic gold medalist previously wrote on Instagram that he and partner Luke Rutherford are planning to move to the UK later in March. Before then, they were road-tripping from Cairns …

Cairns Tropical pride rainbow crossing

LGBTIQ Australia descended on North Queensland over the weekend for this year’s Cairns Tropical Pride. The festival kicked off with Friday night’s Community Heroes Awards, hosted by festival headliner Matthew Mitcham at the Tanks Arts Centre. The Pat O’Hara Award for Lifetime Achievement was accepted by Dave Weston on behalf of his late partner Brendan …

Australian drag star Karen From Finance

Cairns Tropical Pride is north Queensland’s largest LGBTI festival, celebrating the diverse people and places of the region each year. This year’s festival is almost here, taking place across three days from next Friday, October 12 until Sunday, October 14. Australian drag star Karen From Finance will be among the performers and musicians taking to …

Matthew Mitcham, photo by John McRae

After talking to Matthew Mitcham this week, QNews Magazine is confident this much-loved LGBTIQ icon will be making a splash for years to come. Matthew was the first Australian male to win Olympic gold in diving since 1924. He was the first openly gay athlete to win an Olympic gold medal and he won it …

The organisers of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games’ Australian-first “Pride House” have announced the timetable of events over the next two weeks. Modelled after a traditional “hospitality house” common at international sporting events, the Pride House will be hosted by the Surfers Paradise venue Rise Bar and Club until the Games wrap up on April 15. …

Matthew Mitcham

Olympic gold medalist Matthew Mitcham has thrown his weight behind the Australian-first “Pride House” set to launch on the Gold Coast for the Commonwealth Games. Modelled after a traditional Olympic hospitality house, the Pride House will be a family-friendly space at Surfers Paradise welcoming LGBTIQ athletes, fans, and their friends during the Games. “Whether or …