Australians and the world are hearing from the long-term partner of Tori Johnson, being called a hero of Tuesday's café hostage situation in Sydney, and in the process learning that some heroes are gay.
Although they note that Tori Johnson is survived by a 'partner,' few mainstream media reports mention that he was a gay man who gave his life for others during a hostage situation in Sydney.
A community of Australia's aboriginal trans men is finding its voice through telling 'yarns' and raising awareness of life at the intersections of trans and indigenous identities.
Martin Foley says same-sex couples will be able to adopt and religious groups in Victoria won't be able to discriminate against LGBT workers.
The saga continues for Monica Jones, who is now fighting alleged 'procedural misconduct' by Australian immigration officials who she claims alerted a reality TV show that she would be deported.
The teen's 1995 birth announcement was in error, says his mother, adding that loving him is 'the easiest thing in the world.'
Australia's The Courier Mail came under fire for its transphobic approach to covering Mayang Prasetyo's murder. Three weeks later, the newspaper finally has a response.
An Australian trans man is speaking out after being laughed at and refused service at a Woolworths supermarket.
Weeks after Australian diver Ian Thrope came out, two studies report strikingly high rates of homophobia in his home country's athletic culture.
A new documentary series called Living With the Enemy kicks off in September, featuring a right-wing minister who agrees to live with a married gay couple.
Seven in 10 Australians now support same-sex marriage, despite the fact that such unions are illegal in the country.