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lesbian couple kc and lena currie

A Massachusetts lesbian couple adopted three separated brothers to bring the boys back together. KC and Lena Currie married five years ago. They adopted the first child in 2018. They met Joey, the first boy, at an event held by the non-profit group Children’s Friend. He is now three-years-old. Then, a year later, on National …

first same-sex weddings

Julian Smith, the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland last night signed regulations to enable same-sex marriage. The law takes effect on 13 January and couples must wait a standard 28 days after submitting their intention to marry. Because of that, Northern Ireland will host its first same-sex weddings on Valentine’s Day 2020. Previously, same-sex …

maude boate wedding celebrant lismore

Maude Boate is one of the true originals of Australian drag. At the forefront of Aussie drag for 30 years, we know Mrs Boate as mentor, drag mother and Glambassador, but the good ship Maude recently set sail on an exciting new journey. Lismore’s Maude Boate, authorised marriage celebrant, is ready to crack the champagne …

Your wedding day is your special day — probably the most important day in your and your partner’s life. Here in this wedding feature are some great hints for personalising your wedding to make it all about you. We’ve rounded up three great businesses with wonderful ideas for your day. N Gentry Chalkboard, The Paper …

Married At First Sight

The new season of reality show Married At First Sight won’t feature a same-sex wedding because of a lack of LGBTIQ applicants, Channel Nine has said. More than 10,000 desperate singles applied but only around 20 of them were LGBTIQ Australians, meaning producers struggled to find same-sex couples to be paired by the show’s trio …

Brisbane festival

Brisbane’s King Street in Bowen Hills will transform into a giant garden street party on September 8 when Brisbane Festival hosts the weddings of eight same-sex couples. Radiating rainbows in the electorate that polled the highest ‘yes’ vote in Queensland in last year’s marriage equality survey, the Qweens on King wedding event will see the …

Richard Moon and Michael Burge pose outside the Tenterfield Saddler in Tenterfield, New South Wales ahead of the Peter Allen festival

The northern New South Wales town of Tenterfield is opening its heart to four same-sex couples at an affordable and unique pop-up wedding event in September. To celebrate the arrival of marriage equality in Australia, a group of local businesspeople has created a fun, intimate wedding experience in this colourful corner of the New England …

Gay couple

Are you wondering exactly what you need to do before you and your loved one finally get to your “I do’s”? You’re not alone.

LGBTI couples will be warmly welcomed at Your Local Wedding Guide’s first Queensland wedding expos of 2018. “We invite all LGBTI couples and their families and friends to celebrate your love and visit our expos to help plan your wedding in a supportive and inclusive atmosphere,” organiser Jeff Vink said. The expos will be held …

Australian Same-Sex Wedding

Two couples have tied the knot on Saturday at the first two same-sex weddings held since marriage equality became law.

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