They went through six weeks of hardcore auditions, and 12 weeks of renovating hell. But it was not until Gavin and Warren, a friendly and happy gay couple from Elizabeth Bay, first made it to early Sunday evening television that the reality TV competitors realised how far they had stuck their necks out.

For there was a television glass ceiling “the boys” -” as they were nicknamed on Channel 9’s renovation/reality TV show The Block -” were about to unknowingly smash through. They were the first “openly gay” c

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