2018 Pride House Gold Coast was the first ever Pride House in Australia, hosted by Team Rainbow.  It was a welcoming place to view the GC2018 Commonwealth Games competition, meet like-minded people, learn about LGBTIQ+ sport and engage in a range of fun and thought-provoking activities in a safe space.


Media Articles:
7 NEWS GOLD COAST: Gold Coast to host Pride House (8 December 2017)
INSIDE THE GAMES: Gold Coast 2018 to be focus of Australia’s first-ever Pride House International (15 December 2017)
JOY 94.9: Gold Coast Pride House for 2018 Commonwealth Games (17 December 2017)
Q NEWS: Commonwealth Games ‘Pride House’ To Launch on Gold Coast (22 March 2018)
INSIDE THE GAMES: CGF hopeful Pride House at Gold Coast 2018 will help change Commonwealth attitudes to homosexuality (28 March 2018)
YAHOO: Pride bar launched for GC Comm Games (28 March 2018)
myPolice Gold Coast: Pride House 2018 launches on the GC!  (29 March 2018)
GOLD COAST BULLETIN: First Pride House International officially opens on the Gold Coast (30 March 2018)
STAR OBSERVER: Australia’s first ever Pride House will open for the Commonwealth Games (30 March 2018)
AUSTRALIAN PRIDE NETWORK: Pride House opens for Gold Coast Commonwealth Games (3 April 2018)
THE DAILY TELEGRAPH: Commonwealth Games 2018: Matthew Mitcham says being openly gay helped his career (7 April 2018) – PH mention
GOLD COAST BULLETIN: Drag queen story hour to delight curious children (9 April 2018)
THE WIRE: LGBTIQ Trailblazing (11 April 2018)
THE GUARDIAN: ‘Cheering on their own team’: how the Gold Coast has welcomed LGBTI athletes (12 April 2018)
BBC SPORTSCENE: Interview with Matthew Mitcham and Matt Hall (12 April 2018)
SBS: Games push LGBTIQ+ rights around the Commonwealth (13 April 2018)
BBC: Commonwealth Games: Tom Daley calls on nations to decriminalise homosexuality (13 April 2018) – PH mention
GOLD COAST BULLETIN: Pride House celebrations: Courtney Act, Marcia Hines and Beccy Cole join athletes for Gold Coast Commonwealth Games pride celebration (13 April 2018)
THE AREA NEWS: I’m free to be me on the Gold Coast: Daley (13 April 2018)
HATCH@MACLEAY:  Gold Coast 2018: the inclusion games (20 April 2018)
BARRIER DAILY TRUTH, BROKEN HILL:  Kirsti leads the way (21 April 2018)
HAANJI.COM.AU: 2018 Pride House Gold Coast, hosted by Team Rainbow (6 May 2018)


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