Transgender Teddy Bears’ Picnic
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Join Transgender Victoria (TGV) and other transgender and gender diverse groups to celebrate Transgender day of visibility. They are having a picnic on Saturday 1st of April 2017 to which all transgender and gender diverse people and their allies and teddy bears are most welcome. Please bring something to eat and something to drink and join TGV on the lawn between the BBQs and the bandstand at the Hoddle Street end of the Darling Gardens in Clifton Hill. …
Butch is Not a Dirty Word – Issue 2 Launch
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Friday 17th March @ Howler in Brunswick. Tickets $15 Pre-Order, $20 on the door (subject to availability). Doors: 7.30pm, Show: 8.30pm, After Party in the main bar till 1.30am. Tickets can be purchased through eventbrite: www.butchisnotadirtyword.eventbrite.com SPEAKERS & PERFORMERS: Kirsty Webeck (Comedian) Ro Allen (Victorian Gender and Sexuality Commissioner) Jax Jacki Brown (Disability & Queer rights activist & Author) Jami Rose Hughes & Natalie Browne (Author & Assistant Editors) Tara Laursen (Author) Mill O’Sull (Author) …
The Mental Health of Sexual Minorities
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The University of Melbourne is hosting a public lecture on the mental health of sexual minorities and we’d like to share the love so we thought we’d let you know about it. Hosted by Professor Shitij Kapur, Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Health) The Mental Health of Sexual Minorities presented by Professor Michael King Professor of Primary Care Psychology, Division of Psychiatry, Faculty of Brain Sciences University College London Research …
Research: Call for Participants
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Emergent Diversities: Aboriginal Sex and Gender Diversities This project is a Doctoral research thesis undertaken at the University of Wollongong. This research project will provide an in-depth account of gender diverse Aboriginal peoples by exploring a cross section of Aboriginal gender diverse (LGBTQI) identities and experiences. We are seeking participants who are 18 years and over and who identify as both gender diverse (LGBTQI) and Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Research conducted by University of …
LGBTI Mental Health Professional Networks
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Mental Health Professionals Networks are a unique initiative target at improving interdisciplinary mental health practice and collaborative care within Australia. There are a number of existing networks across Australia that have a focus on gender, sexuality and LGBTI mental health including in Cairns, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sydney, Melbourne, Tasmania and Perth. To register an expression of interest in these networks, please email networks@mhpn.org.au with the name of the network in the subject line and provide …
tilde festival dates announced and volunteer applications open
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October 2017 – tilde returns! Join us at Footscray Community Arts Centre from October 26th to 29th for our 2017 festival! We’re delighted to let you know these special dates for our third festival. Mark them in your diaries and keep an eye out for details about submissions!   Join the team. With our festival dates locked in, we’re looking for a handful of good folk to come on board and join the festival as …
Gender Dysphoria Clinic PD
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The Monash Health Gender Dysphoria Clinic are looking for a Clinical Psychologist (Gr 2). To find out more please visit their website at: https://southernhealth.mercury.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?id=j/1qjrrMICM=&jbc=ere They’ve notified us that the closing date is incorrect, the actual closing period will be 10th March. The Gr 3 Psychology is still waiting for COO approval.
tilde Filmmaking Workshop
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Storytelling Through Film tilde are so very excited to announce their first filmmaking workshop! Storytelling Through Film will be facilitated by the wonderful Rohan Spong at Footscray Community Arts Centre on the first weekend of April. The workshop is designed to equip trans and gender diverse peeps and their allies with the skills to create stories using accessible technology available on smartphones. The workshop is free, and places are limited so we’re taking applications until Feb …
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!
Gender Dysphoria Case on ABC
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Genderqueer Australia were contacted via email to let us know about an important issue that will be airing on this Thursday night’s episode of ABC’s new drama Newton’s Law, that may be relevant to you. The episode will follow a gender dysphoria case; the uncle of a young girl born in a male body seeks help to prevent the child’s parents stopping his niece’s puberty blocking drugs. If you wish to view the clip of the episode …