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Sandy Wert and Chris Symanski

Gay couples across Queensland have begun planning their weddings, the first of which are set to begin in early January.

Married Couples benefits

Australian small businesses are set to share in a multi-million dollar same-sex wedding boom, an economist says. ANZ senior economist Cherelle Murphy said the economic benefits of marriage equality related to weddings alone could be $650 million in the first 12 months. According to the 2016 Census, there were nearly 47,000 same-sex couples living together …

Queenslanders

Former Olympic swimmer Daniel Kowalski will address a Marriage Equality Forum on the Sunshine Coast this Thursday night. It’s one of six forums The Equality Campaign are holding around Queensland as part of their largest ever national campaign for marriage reform. “Marriage equality isn’t a metropolitan or city thing, it is nationwide and it affects, …

The all-inclusive Rainbow River Festival will return to Noosa next month for its second-ever event on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. “After the success of last year’s Festival, we’re excited to build an even bigger, more fabulous community event for 2017,” festival director Kirsty Patten said. “The weekend of festivities kicks off with sunset cocktails on …

Sunshine Coast Pride Festival is proud to celebrate its tenth anniversary when the annual event returns later this month. “We’ve grown from a very small one-day event at the local community centre, to a three-day Festival with events happening across the weekend from Noosa to Maroochydore,” Sunshine Coast Pride Network co-chair Marj Blowers said. “Celebrating …

Save the date! Next month Noosa will again play host to the Rainbow River Festival, an all-inclusive post-Mardi Gras party celebrating diversity against the picturesque Noosa backdrop. After a successful inaugural event last year, this year’s Rainbow River festival will begin on Saturday 17 March and all are welcome. The main event is the River …

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