24 August 2017

QUT invites all staff and students to celebrate Pride Month and get involved with our program of events and activities taking place throughout September. Come along and show your support for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ) culture and community.


Ally Network Training at QUT

13 September, 9.00am-1.00pm, A Block, Room 101, Gardens Point Campus

Allies are trained to understand sexuality and gender issues and to provide ‘safe zones’, support and referral for staff and students who identify as LGBTIQ. Register via StaffConnect.

For further information contact


Pride Market Week

19 September, 10.00am-2.00pm, Gardens Point Campus

QUT's student social club The Pride of QUT will be running a market day event. Come alone to QUT's Gardens Point Campus to check out a wide range of stalls and services targeted at the LGBTIQ community, as well as free entertainment!

Find out more here.


The Brisbane Pride Rally & March

23 September, 9.30am, Outside Winn Street (outside Rapid Testing, near the Beat), Fortitude Valley.

Equity Services welcomes QUT staff and students to join the Brisbane Pride March. This is a good time for individuals, groups and allies to participate and demonstrate acceptance, unity, inclusivity and support for the LGBTIQ community.

Find out more and register here.


Queer Careers Panel

26 September, 6.00pm-8.00pm, Gibson Room (GP-Z1064), Gardens Point Campus

Equity Services and Out for Australia will come together to deliver an LGBTIQ Careers Symposium.  Come along and be a part of the conversation. Three panelist from diverse professional backgrounds will share speak about their experience identifying as LGBTIQ in the workplace and socially. 

Find out more and register here.


As part of QUT Pride Month celebrations QUT is giving away free lanyards. Limited stocks are available. Collect a lanyard from one of the following locations.


QUT Bookshop, Gardens Point Campus                

P Block, level 3 Opening hours:

(Weeks 2-9) Mon - Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm     Fri: 8:30am - 4.00pm

25 Sept - 29 Sept (Semester Break): Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 4:00pm

QUT Bookshop, Kelvin Grove Campus  

C Block, level 3

Opening hours: (Weeks 4-13 and Exams): Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 4:00pm

QUT HiQ, Caboolture Campus

Ground floor of J Block

Opening hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am – 4:30pm


Keep your eyes open for more activities. QUT's student social club The Queer Collective will be hosting Pride Picnics - find out more about their activities here.










QUT Equity and Student Counselling Department
Angela Johnson
3138 0173

QUT's Ally Network (Credit: Equity Services)

The Pride of QUT - student social club (Credit: The Pride of QUT)

The Queer Collective - student social club (Credit: The Queer Collective)

Brisbane Pride March (Credit: Equity Services)

Queer Week (Credit: The Pride of QUT)