“Australian surrogacy births have more than tripled in eight years, with over 50 singles and couples welcoming children in 2018, many of them gay men.”
After six years and a failed overseas surrogacy attempt, Mike Collins and Glenn Trainor were amazed to find out that domestic surrogacy was possible.
Over the weekend a motion condemning “radical gender ideology” was unanimously supported at the party’s state conference.
“Often they have been victims of bullying and harassment at school, and coming to terms with their sexuality just adds another layer.”
The theme of this year’s conference is ‘Breaking Barriers, Building Bridges’, and the need to combine different perspectives couldn’t be more crucial.
The conferences will feature LGBTI speakers discussing trauma and healing, bullying, and youth and LGBTI inclusion.
“When this conference began organisers were expecting around 30 people to attend and over 300 people came along, and each year that number grows.”
“We cut the cord. It’s like what you see in the movies – tears from us, our surrogate, and her birthing buddy.”
“One of the big issues people of colour face in the LGBTI community is that our experience is very different to that of white people”