Tomorrow, Saturday, begins the Pride Week in Cairns.
Here’s the link to the program: http://www.cairnstropicalpride.com/
I’d like to highlight some key events within the framework of this LGBT week.
30 September: “Out!” party after the concert of Elton John in Cairns
– 16.30 Survival (At QuAC (our gay centre), LGBT elders will share stories of survival – of challenges they faced and overcame. Funny stories. Sad stories. Some may bring a tear to your eye. But all will be uplifting.)
– 20.00 Concert by Matthew Mitcham (our Olympic champion, now also an actor and musician)
6 October: Opening of the Gaze Art exhibition
8 October: Fair Day
Elton John (born in 1947, coming-out in 1976):
Matthew Mitcham (born in 1988, coming-out in 2008):