Trans Day of Remembrance Candlelight Vigil
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Join Transgender Victoria (TGV) who will be hosting an event on 20 November 2018 at Hares Hyenas to commemorate the International Transgender Day of Remembrance with song, poetry, and community. Guided by gender transcendent cabaret artiste Mama Alto, and accompanied by William Elm, this event will be an emotional and musical experience. Local trans and gender diverse poets will share their stories, and there will also be an opportunity for gender diverse members of the audience …
Trans and Gender Diverse Posture Improvement and Movement Workshop
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At Last, a Workshop Designed to Improve Your Posture and Reduce Pain Associated with Binding In only 2 hours, trans health and fitness specialist Bowie Stover will empower Trans and Gender Diverse folks who bind to: * Learn the BEST EXERCISES to reduce back, shoulder and rib pain associated with binding * IMPROVE your posture post top surgery so you can begin to shape your body safely * Gain access to expert instruction and your …
Trans Visibility project
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Minus18 has teamed up with St Martins Youth Arts Centre to produce an exciting Trans Visibility project. If you identify as Transgender, Gender Diverse or Non-Binary, are a Trans advocate and want to share your story nationwide, complete the expression of interest form here.
Out and Active: A forum on LGBTIQ+ inclusion for recreation centres
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Rainbow Network presents a forum for sport and leisure settings about creating safe and inclusive services for LGBTIQ+ people to access physical activities. This year, Reservoir Leisure Centre in parnership with Darebin City Council successfully hosted a trans and gender diverse swim night, providing indoor pools where trans and gender diverse people could exercise, socialise and feel safe. Open to anyone who identified as trans or gender diverse, along with their children, the event was attended by more than …
YGender’s Trans Rights and Sports
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Watch YGender’s new video on trans rights and sports. Rainbow Network Sport + Rec is a new edition to connect, empower and amplify the work of the many wonderful organisations and people working to promote LGBTIQ+ inclusion in sports and recreation. If you’re interested in learning more about LGBTI+ inclusion in sports and recreation, subscribe to RN’s Sports + Rec newsletter here.
Invitation tilde 2018 Program Launch
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tilde, Melbourne’s only trans and gender diverse film festival, returns to Footscray Community Arts Centre. In 2018, tilde presents its 4th Festival with a bumper program that showcases the best of local and international trans and gender diverse cinema. Join us for an astounding array of films, post-film conversations and community celebrations. Spanning various genres, highlights of this year’s program include Transblack, a local documentary series that delves into the lives of Brotherboys and Sistergirls, …
New resource helping trans people with employment
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Trans Employement Program Australia, led by trans women the program helps trans people with employment, affirming their gender in the workplace and consulting organisations on how to be more inclusive. Their purpose is to improve recruitment for trans and gender diverse people. They offer services to individuals to assist them with transition in the workplace, as well as services for organisations. Learn more here.