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 21 May 2021.

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Events and opportunities

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

Surveys, studies and consultations

  • A community member created a petition to have transgender surgeries covered by Medicare. It’s open to signatures until 9 June.
  • 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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Queer Skate  Research Lab  Free 2 day lab  May 22nd & 29th 2021  All skate levels welcome  Participant call out  Spend 2 days experimenting and skating with dirt, wooden stumps and more, as we explore collectivity and nature with skateboarding and sculpture.  Facilitated by:  Nadeena Dixon  Niv Rajendra  Leo Tsao (Camp Skateboarding) Joey Sim  Joshi-Jr Bell  Jack Harman  Limited spots, please get in touch at:  queerskateresearchlab@gmail.com
Oasis Sydney StreetMedia Hip Hop Coaching with local legend P.Smurf. Writing-Freestyling-Beats, Tuesdays 3pm - 4pm. Contact James on 0468 764 966, james.mcdonald@salvationarmy.org.au, 365 Crown St, Surry Hills
LGBTIQ+ Friendly Peer Meet ups - Join us - More than just a job
Co.As.lt. & headspace Camperdown - Get job ready!  Employability  Workshop  For Youth . Get support and advice to improve your CV, Get tips on what employers look for in job interviews. If you would like to come to this  FREE workshop please email:  vicki.papa@sydney.edu.au -  Date:  Thursday 27 May  Time: 2:10 to 3:30pm  headspace Camperdown
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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