22 October 2019
(Update, 22 October 2019)
We have won our bid to host WorldPride 2023! I congratulate the team at Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras for its work to bring this massive cultural, social and economic boosting event to our shores, coinciding with the Mardi Gras festival that year. My question in Parliament last week secured government support for the bid ahead of the decision: HERE.
I joined the bid team in Athens Greece to support the campaign. My article in LGBTIQ Nation shows how we can use WorldPride 2023 to shine a light on the rights of LGBTQI people across the Asia Pacific region and be a powerful, fearless ally to support law reform, equality and inclusion: HERE