“The same explosion happened on the day the Yes result was announced. That kind of infectious enthusiasm always feels like it will last. But it kind of doesn’t”
“Missing from her piece is any acknowledgment that LGBTI Liberals actually exist. We do. We are part of the community that she speaks of, but seeks to exclude us from”
“Guess that’s why I have few friends who are politicians”
A group of activists tried to ‘turn back the float’ and declared the Liberal party an illegal arrival at Mardi Gras.
“I’ve always had gay friends but never fully understood what they go through, and now I’m getting to know that world”
Partygoers will continue to be admitted to venues around the Oxford Street area beyond the usual 1.30am or 2am cutoff.
“In retaliation the girls, trans people, and sex workers were out… they all came over and tipped their strawberry milkshakes on the cops”
Drag star Maxi Shield helped to launch the new rainbow stairs.
“My girls are alternative – they don’t really f*ck with western beauty standards or the binary”