17th May 2015
This woman fulfilled her dying wish by marrying her same-sex partner 3
10:13 AM — With only weeks to live, a terminally ill Australian woman has fulfilled her dying wish by marrying her same-sex partner after travelling to New Zealand.
12th May 2015
Watch: Rugby player caught on live TV groping opponent during match 13
11:49 AM — An Australian rubgy star has received a warning - after being caught on live TV groping a player on the opposing team.
11th May 2015
Graham Norton is not happy about Australia being in Eurovision 15
12:35 PM — Graham Norton isn't happy about the latest addition to the Eurovision Song Contest.
8th May 2015
Australian MP: Gay panic murder defence must be abolished 14
1:51 PM — A MP in Australia has demanded that the so-called gay panic defence for murder be abolished, after the retrial of a man responsible for a fatal attack.
5th May 2015
Australian ambassador to France offered to resign after ignoring rule on same-sex partner 12
11:47 AM — Stephen Brady was asked not to bring his partner to meet Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Anzac Day.
30th April 2015
Australian opposition leader won’t force his MPs to vote for same-sex marriage 17
4:57 PM — Australian opposition leader Bill Shorten has rejected calls from his party to force Labor MPs to support same-sex marriage.
28th April 2015
Sydney rugby league player fined for homophobic slur 6
10:35 AM — South Sydney player Issac Luke has been fine for using a slur on an Instagram post.
13th April 2015
World’s highest ranking trans military officer gives passionate speech 1
10:34 AM — Catherine McGregor spoke about transitioning in the military and the support she had received.
11th April 2015
Australian TV presenter comes out and celebrates with rainbow cake 1
11:33 AM — An Australian TV presenter has come out as gay on her 31st birthday - and is celebrating with rainbow cake.
10th April 2015
Apparently people in Australia seriously think this Maltesers advert is turning people gay 33
3:33 PM — Complaints have been made about an advert for Malteasers, claiming that because they kiss (they don't), it will turn people gay.
4th April 2015
Australia: Rugby player investigated for alleged homophobic post 4
3:41 PM — South Sydney hooker Issac Luke is under fire for using a slur in an Instagram post.
25th March 2015
HIV charity mourns loss of volunteer in Germanwings tragedy 2
3:13 PM — An Australian HIV and AIDS charity has expressed condolences to the family and friends of a volunteer who died in the Germanwings crash yesterday.
Australia: Hate mail posted to pro-same-sex marriage Senator 9
11:49 AM — The advisor to the New South Wales Senator posted anti-gay hate mail to her Facebook page.
23rd March 2015
Australian rugby star Jacques Potgieter fined for homophobic slur 7
12:44 PM — An Australian Rugby Union player was fined today for using a homophobic slur during a match on Sunday.
Australian MPs receive 1 million emails asking for equal marriage 6
12:18 PM — MPs in Australia have received a deluge of more than a million emails, calling for a free vote to be held on same-sex marriage.
22nd March 2015
Australian rugby star complains over homophobic slurs during match 8
12:11 PM — Rugby union player David Pocock has made a complaint about other players using homophobic slurs during a match.
10th March 2015
Video: Busker drowns out homophobic preacher with ‘Girls Just Want to Have Fun’ 6
6:03 PM — A homophobic preacher who started shouting abuse to revellers at Sydney Mardi Gras met his match in a plucky young busker.
8th March 2015
TV host complains that Pride parade didn’t have ‘anti-ISIS’ float 42
1:08 PM — A right-wing TV host has complained that there was no 'anti-ISIS' float at Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras.
Australia: Anti-gay marriage ad airs during Sydney Gay Mardi Gras 66
11:40 AM — Opponents of same-sex marriage in Australia have aired an ad during the country's biggest gay pride festival.
4th March 2015
Australia selects Guy Sebastian for Eurovision 9
10:50 PM — Australia has selected Guy Sebastian to be their entry for this year's Eurovision Song Contest.