Forum on developing LGBTIQ+ inclusive practice in youth mental health
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Rainbow Network and HEY partners present this interactive full day forum in which they share research, practice wisdom and lived experience to develop capacity to create safe, welcoming and relevant opportunities for LGBTIQ+ young people to explore their identities, experiences and wellbeing.   DATE AND TIME: Thu, December 6, 2018 @ 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM AEDT LOCATION: La Trobe University City Campus, Level 3 / 360 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000   The first half of the day …
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 …
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 …
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, …
Coming Back Out Ball
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The Coming Back Out Ball is on again this October 25, this spectacular event celebrating Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Gender and Intersex elders. The Coming Back Out Ball 2018 will be presented on Thursday 25 October at the Melbourne Town Hall as a premiere event of the Victorian Seniors Festival in association with the Val’s LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care. Please share this link with anyone you know who may be interested. Learn more about the …
Queer Ideas Festival
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Get ready for this 2 day festival bringing you a collision of leading LGBTIQ artists, thinkers and activists. Queer Ideas Festival is a chance to engage in workshops, feed your ideas into the future for queer youth in Victoria, and see some amazing artists and DJs on the way. Find out more.