26th February 2015
Australia: Anti-equal marriage PM would attend lesbian sister’s wedding 21
1:46 PM — Australian Prime Minister Toby Abbott would attend his lesbian sister's wedding, despite being against same-sex marriage.
22nd February 2015
Queer activists vandalise ‘GAYTM’ cash machine 48
11:51 AM — A group of queer activists have claimed responsibility for destroying a Pride-themed ATM.
12th February 2015
Campaign started to have Kylie represent Australia at Eurovision 12
12:50 PM — A campaign has been started for Australia to recruit Kylie Minogue to take part in the Eurovision Song Contest 2015.
10th February 2015
Australia (yes, Australia) to compete in the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 67
5:52 PM — Believe it or not, the powers that be have granted Australia the right to compete in this year's Eurovision Song Contest.
WATCH: The way this family reacted to their son’s transition is inspiring 6
1:48 PM — A video has been released online documenting the beginning of an Australian family's trans son's transition to male, and their acceptance of him.
9th February 2015
Australia: Anti-gay marriage PM Tony Abbott survives leadership challenge 13
5:01 PM — Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has narrowly survived a leadership spill that could have ended his political career.
8th February 2015
Anti-gay marriage Australian PM Tony Abbott faces leadership challenge 20
7:23 PM — Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott - who is a strong opponent of same-sex marriage - is facing a potential leadership challenge.
7th February 2015
Australia: Transgender 17-year-old allowed gender treatment without parental consent 13
5:38 PM — A 17-year-old trans boy has become the first in Australia to be allowed access to gender treatment without permission from his parents.
23rd January 2015
Australia: NSW’s first out gay MP Paul O’Grady dies aged 54 1
3:53 PM — The first out gay MP in New South Wales Paul O'Grady, has died aged 54.
11th January 2015
Australian: ACT to expunge historic gay sex convictions 7
4:31 PM — The Australian Capital Territory is to expunge the records for historic gay sex convictions.
10th January 2015
Australian politician finally apologises for anti-gay sticker… a decade later 44
12:10 PM — A former Australian councillor has finally apologised for a sticker which claimed "the only rights gays have is the right to die".
8th January 2015
WATCH: Is this the first time a Lynx advert has featured a gay kiss? 14
1:53 PM — A new ad for Lynx hair products in Australia nonchalantly features a gay kiss.
4th January 2015
Photos: Sam Smith goes public with new boyfriend 10
6:45 PM — Singer Sam Smith has uploaded Instagram photos with his boyfriend for the first time.
19th December 2014
Grieving partner pays tribute to café manager killed during Sydney siege 3
1:06 PM — A man has paid tribute to his life partner Tori Johnson, who was killed during the 16-hour siege in Sydney.
16th December 2014
Café manager shot dead in Sydney siege hailed as hero 58
12:41 PM — The parents of the 34-year-old Lindt café manager who was taken hostage and killed during the 16-hour siege in Sydney have paid tribute to their son.
11th December 2014
Australia gets its first openly gay Chief Minister 1
12:14 PM — An Australian Labor Party politician has become the country's first openly gay government leader.
7th December 2014
Australia: Same-sex couples who had marriages voided mark 1-year anniversary 4
5:52 PM — 31 same-sex Australian couples are marking one year since the government annulled their marriages.
1st December 2014
Australian PM refuses to back free vote on same-sex marriage bill 26
5:37 PM — Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has refused to back a free vote for MPs on an upcoming same-sex marriage bill.
28th November 2014
Gay asylum seekers fear arrest for reporting rape in Papua New Guinea 2
11:38 AM — Gay asylum seekers to Australia fear reporting rape in case they are arrested for homosexuality.
26th November 2014
Same-sex marriage bill introduced in Australia 4
10:34 AM — A bill to allow same-sex couples to marry has been introduced in Australia by a Liberal Democrat Senator.