Community Calendar

Community Calendar is your weekly look into what’s coming up for the LGBTIQA+ communities in Greater Sydney and NSW! This is our post for 11 June 2021.

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Events and opportunities

Here are some events and opportunities around the Greater Sydney Area:

Online Zines

Surveys, studies and consultations

  • Sydney Mardi Gras wants to hear from you about the present and future of the Mardi Gras festival and Parade. Which events do you go to, what do you love, and where can we improve? Mardi Gras are listening – here’s your chance to have your say.  As a thanks, Mardi Gras are giving away 2 x double passes to Mardi Gras Pride Weekender. Between 18 – 19 June, four Mardi Gras events will take place; Queer Thinking, Express Yourself, Spin-Off DJ Discovery and My Drag Story. Two winners will get two tickets to attend each event!
  • LGBTIQ+ Health Australia wants to hear about the LGBTIQA+ community’s thoughts about and experiences with palliative care
  • Waverly Council wants to hear from young people aged 24 or younger – and you could win a gift voucher if you fill out their survey!
  • The folks at Blaq, ACON and the Institute for Culture and Society at Western Sydney University are looking for LGBTIQA+ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people between 14 and 25 years old to fill out a survey to understand social and emotional wellbeing and mental health of people in this group. Fill out the survey here.
  • ACON and UNSW are looking for gay, bisexual and queer Asian men aged 18+ to fill out the Gay Asian Men’s Survey. Available in English, Thai, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese.
  • ACON and a number of other services around the country are looking to hear from LGBTIQA+ folks aged 18+ who have ever used an LGBTIQA+ peer-led service (that would include Twenty10).
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Port Pride - Pride Month Events. Friday 4th June: She'll Be Right, Servo Port Kembla Bar, Open 6pm, Show Starts 7pm. Sunday 20th June: Pride To Plate, Swallowed Anchor, 5:30 to 7:30. Saturday 5th June: Rupaul Drag Race Down Under Viewing Party @ The Icon, 6pm Friday. 25th June: Youth Pride Drag Show @Albion Park Community Hall, 7:30 to 9pm. Friday 18th: June Κate Oakley Acoustic Gig @ Illawarra Brewery, 7pm. Sunday 27th June: Pride Ride, 10am Start @ Stuart Park, 12pm Bbq @ Art House Cafe. For more information on events head to @portpride2505
You are invited to an exciting LGBTQIA+ literary occasion! The Launch of the OutStanding Short Story Competition 2021 Free to enter! Great cash prizes! 4pm Sunday 13 June as part of Sydney Pride Festival Theme to be announced by Alex Greenwich Member for Sydney A virtual event on Facebook and outstandingstories.net
Jindy Pride Monday Meetup LGBTQIA+ Social Group - Come in for free hot chocolate. A safe and welcoming drop-in where you can relax, be yourself and connect with others. Fortnightly 5:30 to 7pm May 17th & 31st, June 14th & 28th. Located at 21 Snowy River Ave, Jindabyne. Artwork: Jindy Pride Gathering Of Peoples On Ngarigo Country. by Ngarigo Artist Sal Lavallee @ bogongmothart.com.au
hangOUT Trivia! To join us, email us at hangout@twenty10.org.au
Learn. Connect. Support - Information group for Parents & Carers of LGBTIQA+ young people. Next group: Tuesday June 22nd, 6 - 7.30pm. Email rebecca@twenty10.org.au to learn more
What does LGBTIQ+ inclusive  palliative care look like? Calling LGBTIQ+ community members and all health professionals. We want to hear from you. Take our survey [QR Code to the left] HREC Approval no. 731010621
Do you identify as LGBTIQA+? Have you used an LGBTIQA+ peer-led service? We're undertaking research to explore the value of peer-led services to LGBTIQA+ communities in Australia. We would love your input!
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