Kinfolk involves working with older Trans and Gender Diverse (TGD) Elders (65years+) and service providers to improve TGD Elder’s choice and control over gender identity and expression. In particular, it will address the restriction of gender expression by family members in ways that preserve family relationships.
Midsumma Carnival 2018
Supporting Midsumma Carnival in providing a Chill Zone for LGBTI Elders (people of all ages were welcome). Some LGBTI Elders came to Carnival for the first time – because they had this space as home base.
Vigil in Solidarity sendig the message to gay and bisexual men in Chechnya that we care.
Finding strong is a collaboration between Alice’s Garage and Malloy, an 83 yo lesbian from Adelaide. Malloy draws on her experiences of sexuality based discrimination (including 6 years of attempted ‘conversion therapies’ in her twenties) to help build cultural safety in services and the broader community.
Never A Crime
Globe Awards (October 2017)
The Minister for Equality, Martin Foley invited a group of LGBTI Elders to be his guests at the GLOBE Awards. The smiles say everything else that needs to be said.
A series of narrative based resources and a guide in LGBTI inclusive services for people living with dementia
Hold Hands on a Tram – or ‘Tram’ was launched in July 2017 to recognise historical experiences of lesbophobia and the resistance that got older lesbians through this lesbophobia.
The Strong House is a place for sharing stories about Pride and getting through tough times.
Meeting the Premier – Marriage Equality Postal Vote (October 2017)
Celebrating the diversity of LBTI women, exploring the characteristics of beauty, in all the shapes, sizes, colours, abilities and ages that women are.
100 years of love
Celebrating the lives and loves of three lesbian couples who have collectively been together for almost 100 years. The women have much to teach us about love.
IDAHOT Day, Government House (May 2017)
Trans and Gender Diverse Inclusive BreastScreening/Chest Care (
In August 2018, LGBTIQ Victorians and their allies were invited to a celebration of our strengths and our allies that helped us get through the Marriage Equality Postal Vote.gs.