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Give out Day 2022

Give Out Day raises over $1500 for GPI in 2022!

A MASSIVE DAY! WE DID IT! On behalf of the Gippsland Pride Initiative Inc. Committee, we want to say an enormous THANK YOU to everyone who shared and contributed to our GiveOut Fundraising Day today! We have just tipped over our $1500 target with a little help from dear friends,…

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GPI AGM 2022

AGM, Launch of the Rainbow Brick Road Report and 2022 Raffle Draw

Our 2022 Gippsland Pride Initiative Inc. Annual General Meeting is Saturday 29 October at 12:30 PM. Members can attend in person or via zoom meeting. Agenda: Thank you and acknowledge our current and outgoing Committee Members Election for 2022 Committee Launch the long-awaited, much anticipated 2022 Rainbow Brick Road report…

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Pride Gala 2022 Announcement 3 (of many!) ACCESSIBLE EVENT – Please read!

The Gippsland Pride Initiative Inc. Committee are determined to be a part of normalising events that are accessible for ALL. With some wonderful feedback recieved recently (Thank you Ayesha) we have taken a number of steps to improve and ensure accessibility for all to attend and participate in this evening.…

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Relaunching with Pride!

We are absolutely thrilled to announce the much anticipated return of the Gippsland Pride Initiative! After an intense 2021 for us all, the Committee have been hard at work making preparations for a spectacular return of all things Gippsland Pride. There has never been a greater time for connection, celebration…

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We are the change – Wear it Purple Day 2020

As a committee with lived experience, the Gippsland Pride Initiative Inc. wish to acknowledge the tremendous importance of Wear It Purple Day 2020 – a day dedicated to empowering young LGBTIQA+ people and celebrate diversity. In Australia, 11.2% of young people identify as attracted to the same sex. That is…

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Gippsland mental health LGBTIQ

It’s okay not to feel okay, sometimes

In these uncertain, ever-changing and unprecedented times, feelings of being overwhelmed, worried and exhausted are becoming the ‘new normal’.   The physical and mental tolls are demanding on our bodies and our minds.  It is important we all pause to consider how we are coping and determine the best way to…

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I’m probably not the only one, but something special started with a wonderful person at the Pride Cup/Gala so I have the organisers to thank for creating such a great event

It (the Pride Cup) was an amazing setup and it was so nice to be part of something that celebrated the whole community

Involvement of members of parliament (government) made it seem like LGBTIQ voices are getting heard

Best part was the feeling of love in the room (at the Gala)! I'd retain everything, but you may need a hell of a lot more seats next year.....we loved it.

It's (the Gala event) openness. It wasn't a hidden or a secret event. It was open to all who wanted to share whether they identify differently from traditional norms or not. I felt like everything else was a bonus but that atmosphere was great.

The forum was very valuable, great speakers, looking forward to part 2 where more specific advice could be provided to non-sporting people, for business and individuals and opportunity to network and access resources. Will be back.

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