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Welcome to the Rainbow Families blog, where we share resources, thoughts, and news about everything going on in the Rainbow Families community!
All children deserve equal rights

All children deserve equal rights

01.08.2020

Rainbow Families is launching a new advocacy campaign - for law reform in relation to surrogacy laws and the status of parents whose children are born overseas. For children born through internatio...

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One Nation NSW Religion Bill - What You Can Do

One Nation NSW Religion Bill - What You Can Do

29.07.2020

One Nation has introduced a bill in the NSW Parliament which contains a number of alarming provisions which could have a range of really negative impacts for our families. In NSW, our families ...

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Do you want to join our Youth Advisory Council?

Do you want to join our Youth Advisory Council?

29.07.2020

We are looking for 16 young people to join us as we start an exciting new project for our Youth Advisory Council (YAC). In partnership with Surry Hills Neighbourhood Centre we are offering a monthl...

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Love Makes A Family - Podcast

Love Makes A Family - Podcast

28.07.2020

We are starting a podcast all about LGBTQ+ families - Telling the stories of families in Australia in 2020. It will be an Australian focused podcast providing the community with an audible medium t...

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30% discount at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo for Rainbow Families

30% discount at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo for Rainbow Families

08.07.2020

Let's go to the zoo, just me and you..... Our friends at Wildlife Sydney Zoo have generously offered a 30% discount to our families!! School holiday activity sorted. Offer: 30% off general admissi...

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Separation Guide

Separation Guide

18.06.2020

Separation can be an isolating experience if you are an LGBTQ+ parent.  Where do you look for guidance if the models for post-separation parenting that you see around you for just don’t fit? How do...

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The YAC is back

The YAC is back

05.06.2020

We are excited to announce a 12 month program for our Youth Advisory Council (YAC) starting in August. In partnership with Surry Hills Neighbourhood Centre we are be offering a monthly YAC meeting ...

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 Family Violence Prevention - Community Consultation

Family Violence Prevention - Community Consultation

03.06.2020

Rainbow Families and Prosper (Project Australia) have received funding via the Australian Government’s Community-led Projects to Prevent Violence Against Women and their Children grant round, to wo...

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The Story Of Auntie Uncle

The Story Of Auntie Uncle

03.06.2020

Hello! I’m Ellie Royce, children’s author. I've just celebrated the release of my new picture book Auntie Uncle: Drag Queen Hero written by me, illustrated by Hannah Chambers and published by Pow!K...

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Drag Story Time At The Aquarium

Drag Story Time At The Aquarium

30.05.2020

Did you know there are Gay Dad penguins at the Sydney Aquarium? Last year penguins Magic and Sphen had a baby! They are the very first Gay Dads at the aquarium. Their baby is called Sphengic. To ce...

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