Being gay, lesbian or bisexual is now formally protected under the Olympic Charter, but gender identity missed out — for now.
PFLAG spokesperson Shelley Argent has welcomed discussions with three major sporting codes in Queensland and Suncorp Stadium on tackling anti-gay crowd behaviour, but has expressed disappointment in the Brisbane Roar’s “inaction” on addressing homophobia in their Code of Conduct.
From BuzzFeed to The Advocate, openly-gay Aussie bobsleigh athlete Simon Dunn has been popping up on websites all over the place. He’s now launched a crowdfunding campaign to secure his career, and he needs your help.
Cricket’s governing body starts roll out of LGBTI training program and promises new inclusion policy by January.
Country music capital to roll out the red rhinestone carpet for the gay rugby union world cup
Football Federation Australia launches three-point plan to support gay and lesbian players and encourage more participation by LGBTI fans
High-level Canberra meeting held to encourage more progress on LGBTI inclusion targets with basketball keen to commit to anti-homophobia policies