WEB sites that you may find helpful - please let us know if a link is not working
Please note that many links will also be found under the different pages of this website
for example, youth links, will be found on the Youth Information - GLBT Youth section of this website.
GLBT BOOK SHOPS
Thebookshop at Darlinghurst is described as Australia's premiere online store for gay, lesbian and related books, videos, DVDs and magazines
Books for a changing world - fiction, social issues and living skills for women, men and children. Resoruces for teachers, social workers and therapists.
COMMUNITY ORGANISATION/SERVICES DIRECTORY (not GLBT specific)
This Directory contains information about community based organisations, and government departments, which provide services, programs, activities and facilities within the Wollongong region. Subject areas covered include health, welfare, education, sport, hobbies, child care, art, culture etc.
GAY NEWS / MAGAZINES
The leading virtual community and news website for gays and lesbians in the USA
The Pink Guide, a publication that is distributed nationally, and is accepted as the GoTo guide for the GLBT community for information about Gay Friendly businesses in that distribution area.
A new national gay and lesbian website that takes you inside out Australia. Same Same features up-to-the-minute local and international news, in-depth features, event reviews and photos, lively forums, competitions, a detailed interactive what's on guide and uses the latest technology to connect the community with each other in a positive and refreshing way.
The leading gay newspaper and information source for Sydney gay and lesbians with he latest News, Entertainment, Business and Travel.
SS) - Sydney Star Observer is Australia's leading gay and lesbian news source
AX National is a leading gay newspaper and information source for Australian gay and lesbians. The latest News, Entertainment, Business and Travel.
LOTL - Lesbians On The Loose is an Australian lesbian magazine with news from Australia and beyond. Features astrology, dream interpretation, chat room, advice and a lesbian site review.
DNA describes itself as Australia's best selling magazine for gay men
Melbourne Community Voice for gay and lesbian readers
Blaze is a leading gay newspaper and information source for Australian gay and lesbians. The latest News, Entertainment, Business and Travel.
Gay Northern Territory - Gay entertainment, lifestyle, news and photography in the NT.
Cherrie is for the sex-positive queer chick who is interested in fashion, entertainment and pop culture as well as politics and global issues.
The leading travel information source for Australian gay and lesbians.
The leading gay newspaper and information source for Queensland gay and lesbians.
GAY AND LESBIAN COUNSELLING SERVICES
ACON - Illawarra Branch (by appointment only) - face to face counselling. Phone: (02) 4226 1163 and ask for an Intake Worker
ACON - SYDNEY Counselling Service: call the Intake and Assessment Officer on (02) 9206 2000 or 1800 063 060 between 11-1pm, Monday to Friday. Telephone and face to face counselling available.
Gay and Lesbian Counselling Service - telephone counselling service. Phone: 1800 18 4527 7 days per week 5.30pm - 10.30pm
Same Sex Domestic Violence: support, information and advice
This site is a general UK counselling directory but it does have very useful information on issues such as anxiety, abuse, depression, sexuality, trauma, self-esteem and stress to just name a few issues covered.
GENERAL GLBT INFORMATION & SOCIAL GROUPS
MAGS - Mature Aged Gays: social group for men over 40 years of age (Sydney)
WAGS - Wollongong: A community, social, support and networking group for Gay and Bisexual men aged 30 and over in Wollongong and the Illawarra region
REAL Illawarra- Respect and Equality Amongst Lesbians, Illawarra. A lesbian group who provide social events and support for lesbians in the Illawarra.
Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives - Australia wide collection of gay and lesbian materials
The Searhorse Society - provide mutual support for Crossdressers, Transvestites and Transgendered people, their partners and families
The Gender Centre provides assistance for people questioning their gender or identifying as Transgender
Pink Nation - Gay and Lesbian Programe - every Thursday 5 - 6 pm on VOX FM 106.9 our own local Wollongong Community Radio Station
UNITY Wollongong Inc.
UNITY is a social support group for the GLIBTQ community (their friends and supporters), in the Illawarra area.
New Mardi Gras own website with all the information you will need to enjoy Sydney's amazing Mardi Gras parade and so much more
Gay and Lesbian Rights Lobby looks to address inequality in gay and lesbian rights within Australia
GLBT DVD OUTLETS - we do not provide information on adult sites
Out DVD: on-line shop for gay, lesbian, queer and alternative movies
GayData.org is a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender information and research site
SEXUAL HEALTH LINKS
The Drama Downunder is an Australian site providing information about some of the most common Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI's) experienced by gay men.
HIV prevention for gay men - information about HIV, safe sex, PEP, STI's, HIV testing and more - an AFAO (Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations) info site.
ACON - AIDS Council of NSW Inc. a gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, transgender health imformation service
Sexual Health Clinics - NSW - free STI testing and treatment
STI (Sexually Transmitted Infections) information
Right Here, Right Now - Sexual Health Information: STI's, PEP, Hep C, Crystal, HIV & Casual Sex and much more