Camp Chunky 2017
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Don’t miss out on Camp Chunky! There are only 7 days left to purchase a Camp Chunky Ticket.  Don’t miss out on a VIP tickets as there are only limited numbers left.  The activities announced so far are: *Yoga *Syncronized Swimming *Spiritual Healer *Roller Skating *Creative Writing Workshop *Canoeing With more to be announced! Head to chunkyyoga.com.au/camp-chunky today to book your ticket!
Queer Screen – Don’t call me son
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Michael from queerscreen.org.au has sent us a message regarding the Mardi Gras Film Festival, where they’re showing Don’t Call Me Son, a film about a Brazilian teenager struggling with his family’s acceptance of his sexual and gender identity. It’s showing at 7pm, Friday 17th Feb 2017 at the Event Cinemas on George Street The synopsis for the movie follows: Pierre is like any rebellious 17-year-old, he’s in a band, sleeps around and parties with friends. He also …
What is Gender – cafe of dangerous ideas
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As Genderqueer peeps are fully aware, “Gender” is a vexed question. It’s not one thing or another as society expects everyone to be, it’s something else, nebulous and flowing. Tonie Field and Tina Healy are speaking about their life stories at The Sycamore Tree Coffee Shop in Heidelberg on the 24th of February on this very question. What is gender in 2017? There is a huge generational divide in how younger and older generations often …
Geelong Trans and Gender Diverse Healthcare Network Program 2017
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Throughout 2017 GASP Geelong will present a series of events to showcase some examples of best practice in holistic models of care, community led health and wellbeing initiatives for trans and gender diverse people, as well as draw on the experiences of local trans and gender diverse community members. It’s FREE and looks fantastic. Check it out here GASP’s first event for the Trans and Gender Diverse Healthcare Network will be the February 25 with Jeremy …
Northern Rainbow Playgroup
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Northern Rainbow playgroup for rainbow families @ SPAN Community House in Thornbury it is starting up again on the 30th of January, and run every Monday from 11am to 2pm. There are toys, tea, coffee, cooking facilities there, as well as families who attend from all over Victoria with children ranging in ages from newborn to 6yos. As such, people come and go during the 3 hours as fits their routine. It is a participant run …
‘Ramp Up, Camp Up! Queerness and Disability’
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FREE Midsumma Festival Talk Midsumma Festival Barre: The Official Festival Barre Saturday 28 January 3pm – 4.30pm @ Arts Centre Melbourne This talk will be Auslan-interpreted. Hosted by Jax Jacki Brown (she/her, writer, disability advocate) Panelists: – Kath Duncan (she/her, writer, activist and raconteur) – Erin Kyan (he/him, spoken word performer, bisexual, transgender) – Sam Lilit (they/them, queer and disability rights activist, non-binary, autistic and ADHD) For more details visit Midsumma or Ramp Up, Camp …
“Sequins” Queer Life Drawing – 26/02/17@the86
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Sequins is a drawing class that aims to celebrate multifaceted models who lead our community in Gender diversity. All materials provided (yes including glitter pens!) Our first event will sprinkle some queer delight on your Sunday afternoon co hosted by and modelling will be “Pancetta Love”. If you’ve never drawn before we got your back,one on one tutorials throughout the class are available from roving tutor Cindy. Pancetta will be partially costumed so you can …
Smashing the Binary – Embracing Gender Diversity
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Have you ever stopped yourself from participating in sports because you didn’t feel you conformed to the norm or avoided trying something new because you thought you wouldn’t feel comfortable or accepted? Kingston City Rollers are proud to host Smashing the Binary, as part of the Midsumma Festival. This event celebrates:  Trans and queer friendly sports and wellness clubs;  Achievements of clubs, teams and wellness businesses who accept gender equality despite the push …
About community events
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Add your event | View community events http://www.genderqueer.org.au/events/ The page lists events for the month, based on information organisations send us. There’s also links to add the events to your own calendar. So if you’d like your community event included, just send us the details via the Share Your News page: http://www.genderqueer.org.au/share-your-news/ All you need to do is send us the dates and times, a location and some details about what’s going on! The events are …
Trans/Gender Diverse Clothes Swap
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YGender are hosting another clothes swap from 14:00–16:00 on the 20th January at 100 Drummond Street. Carlton, For a lot of trans young people, accessing clothes, and other gender affirming attire can be difficult, so the clothes swap is a community run way for young people to access this safely and reliably! If you have good quality clothes you no longer need, especially gender affirming attire, email info@ygender.org.au to donate your old gear! Cash donations …