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
Australian 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 5
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.
3rd March 2015
A Sydney man who stole from victims he met on Grindr has been jailed 2
5:02 PM — A man has been sentenced to at least 17 months in jail after he stole from men he met on Grindr.
2nd March 2015
Study shows no HIV transmissions between serodiscordant couples 9
7:08 PM — The interim results of a study into sero-discordant relationships has shown zero HIV transmissions between men in such couples.
26th February 2015
Australia: Anti-equal marriage PM would attend lesbian sister’s wedding 26
1:46 PM — Australian Prime Minister Toby Abbott would attend his lesbian sister's wedding, despite being against same-sex marriage.
25th February 2015
Queensland government plans to reintroduce civil partnerships 5
1:53 PM — The Attorney General of the Australian state of Queensland has said she has been briefed on how to reintroduce civil partnerships.
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.
15th February 2015
No, One Direction’s Louis Tomlinson didn’t say he was gay last night 12
4:39 PM — One Direction fans are in meltdown after a video appeared to show singer Louis Tomlinson saying that he is gay.
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.