Genderqueer Australia launch!
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Thousand Pound bend, 361 Little Lonsdale Street  Melbourne | 2pm-5pm, Saturday 30th June 2012 Summary The day is upon us! Genderqueer Australia is launching with a brand new website! To celebrate, we’re holding a bake-sale and clothes swap upstairs at Thousand Pound Bend in Melbourne. All human-identifying people welcome 😉 Bring One Swap One! Bring an article of clothing to swap with other people! Bring one Eat one! Bring baked goods to donate or coins to purchase …
Service guideline on gender sensitivity and safety
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By Victorian Department of Health A guideline for mental health and alcohol and other drug (AOD) services to provide gender-sensitive care for women, men and people who identify as transgender or intersex. Gender sensitivity and safety website Download PDF Download literature review PDF
Jamie the trickster
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By Chloë Dalquist Chloë Dalquist’s Jamie the trickster is a webcomic featuring a character who can transform from male to female and back again whenever they like. Kind of makes them genderqueer doesn’t it? Read the review on iO9 Visit the Jamie the Trickster website
Dude Magazine
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Dude magazine is the first collection of queer and trans perspectives on various topics related to trans guys. DUDE was a project that ran from 2010 to 2013. Because it was purely volunteer run, it eventually reached it’s resting point. This isn’t the only reason it ceased production, Jez Pez the Founding Editor felt the purpose of DUDE had achieved it’s goal. Jez Pez wanted DUDE to raise the profile of trans guys. While the project …
Simply Trans
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By WA Gay and Lesbian Community Services The Simply Trans booklet was created by the WA Gay and Lesbian Community Services organisation to explain what the various kinds of transgender expression are. It includes good explanations of what sex and gender are. NOTE: The explanation of cross-dresser, while technically accurate, doesn’t take into consideration that genderqueer people consistently dress in the clothing of the “opposite” sex. The booklet can be downloaded by clicking the link …
The gender book
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The Gender Book is an online resource that discusses and demystifies gender, a “gender 101” if you like. It is a community funded and edited resource. We looked for a 101 book and didn’t see one yet. So we set out to make our own. At time of writing, they’ve completed a second run of 500 copies. The gender book website View the Gender Book online  
Trans Youth Sexual Health Booklet
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By Gendered Intelligence The Trans Youth Sexual Health booklet was produced by trans people aged 16-24 at Gendered Intelligence, in partnership with Terrence Higgins Trust. The project allowed young trans people to get together as a group and learn about sexual health, and also to discuss how to make sexual health information more relevant to trans people. As a result, a group of young people produced this information booklet, which is aimed at trans youth …
Genderfork
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Genderfork is an online community where you can view and contribute personal stories, videos and portraits of gender-variant people, gender questioning and genderqueer people. These are real people around the world who share parts of their stories so others can benefit. Visit the Genderfork website
MGQ & BFT do a picnic @ Midsumma!
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For Midsumma 2012, Butch Femme Trans (BFT) and Melbourne Genderqueer (MGQ) are doing a picnic at Midsumma carnival. All Sex and Gender Diverse people are welcome, together with partners, friends and interested people too! We’ll have a tent or two set up on the hill near the entrance decorated with blue and purple balloons. Bring your drinks and a share plate along and come and enjoy what Melbourne’s queer community has to offer. Make sure …