Confessions Of A Grindr Addict is being performed at Newcastle’s newest GLBT venue, the Sydney Junction Hotel, for one night only, on Thursday 19 July. Tickets include dinner & show and are on sale now. Tickets are limited so book your now at

If it’s trivia you love you have several options now. The Gateway Hotel runs trivia on Thursday evenings from 7pm. The Sydney Junction has Glenda’s Glamour Trivia every Tuesday night from 7pm.

Every Wednesday night at Club Unity is Detention. It’s student night from 9pm, $5 entry. Club Unity is at the Sydney Junction Hotel, Beaumont St Hamilton.

Positive Hunter Heterosexuals will be having its next BBQ and discussion day at Karumah on Saturday 14 July, midday to 4pm. New people are welcome but should contact Robert on 4940 8393 or Richard on 4922 3472.

‘As You Are’ is a Newcastle LGBTIQ youth social group run at The Loft Youth Arts and Culture Centre. Young people aged 15 – 20 of all genders and persuasions are welcome.

If you are gay, lesbian, bi, trans or questioning and want some new buddies and want to help create more exciting queer events in Newcastle, jump on board now.

The group meets every Thursday between 4:30-6pm at The Loft, level 1, 7A Wolfe St, Newcastle (on the corner of The Mall and Wolfe).

Rainbow Visions invite you to Rainbowlicious, for people, drinks, food, and conversation in a chillaxed space. Friday 27 July, 5.30pm, Fusion at the Sydney Junction Hotel.

Want to get involved in the biggest GLBT community event in the Hunter?  Rainbow Visions are looking for people to volunteer to help organise the annual Rainbow Festival. If you have some time and enthusiasm contact Lyndal or Luke.!/groups/64171470641/

Looking for some outdoor activity on the Mid North Coast? Out N Hastings have organised Ambrose Golf Sunday 15 July. Golf Course Green Fees – $18.00 for 9 holes. Don’t have your own clubs?  No problem – the course hires them out for $10 including trolley. For bookings call 0428 352 297. Go to for more information.

If you’re on the Central Coast get ready for Black Friday with KRAVE, on Friday 13 July. DJ Anastasia Karazinov will be on the decks. Dress up or dress down, but make sure you get your scary selves to Sirens Terrigal.!/krave.centralcoast

Pride Nation brings you Christmas in July, Saturday 28 July and for any mums or dads, children are allowed (check with the club for details: 02 4341 7598). It’s happening at The Sporties at Woy Woy. Barefoot Bowls from 7pm, and DJ Tammy Ward from 8pm. $10 entry.!/events/449902835035088/

info: For more information about groups, services, organisations or community events taking place in the Hunter, New England, MNC or Central Coast contact ACON on 4927 6808 or email [email protected]

By Lisa Ronneberg, Community Health Promotion Officer at ACON’s Hunter office.

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