The petition is believed to have 5,000 signatures and was co-ordinated in part by people with ties to the Liberal party.
The Mayor has come under fire for comments he made on his public Facebook page about the Safe Schools program.
Roz Ward stepped down from the role after a controversial Facebook post
A group of LGBTI elders helped welcome diverse teens to a same-sex formal as a show of solidarity.
In light of the recent debate around whether or not the Safe Schools Coalition should have a presence in schools around the country, community advocates and supporters rallied in defence of it.
Protesters will go to Malcolm Turnbull’s private residence to draw rainbows on the footpath outside his house in defence of the Safe Schools program.
A new video project has launched exploring the stories of young people who identify as both LGBTI and Jewish, in an effort to support young people who may be struggling with their religious, sexual, and gender identities.