20-Jun-2018 | Written by Lynne Hocking
Younger Travellers Make Caravanning and Camping the Holiday of Choice.
Camp Mother Lynne Hocking of Australia’s Gay Nomads wants us to know that younger GLBTQI+ are away camping throughout Australia
Tourism Research Australia (TRA) data shows the largest growth in the history of data collection for domestic caravanning and camping trips. And it’s the younger demographic groups that are driving the growth in what can only be called a booming tourism sector.
Demographically, it’s the 30 to...
27-Dec-2017 | Written by Mr Gay Pride Australia
After receiving more than 30 applications from across the country, the hunt for Australia’s next Mr. Gay Pride Australia is one step closer with 8 finalists being selected to compete in the competition which will culminate at Melbourne’s Midsumma Carnival on Sunday 14 January 2018.
Finalists will compete in two online challenges where they will write an opinion piece to be published and then be subjected to a public vote. When the finalists come together in Melbourne the challenges will include...
04-Dec-2017 | Written by Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras
The 40th anniversary Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade looks set to be among the most spectacular ever seen, with the number of float applications hitting an all-time high - and encompassing an incredible array of strong and stunning creative concepts.
To be held on Oxford and Flinders Streets on Saturday 3 March 2018, the momentous 40th Mardi Gras Parade will celebrate four decades of love, protest, diversity, acceptance, activism, pride, family, passion, creativity and satire.
03-Dec-2017 | Written by Visit Gay Australia
Gay and Lesbian Tourism Australia, the peak industry body representing LGBTIQ travel in Australia, commemorated a milestone 25 years of operation at its Annual General Meeting in Sydney last week, and also welcomed a number of influential professionals to its Board of Directors.
President of GALTA, Mario Paez, said that reaching 25 years of representation for the gay and lesbian travel sector reflected that support and interest in reaching LGBTIQ travellers remained strong for tourism destinations and product.