Propose a Session

Canberra Together 2019 SUBMISSIONS

Canberra Together 2019 is our regional LGBTIQ+ community symposium. We are seeking submissions from individuals and organisations to present at the symposium on 23-24 September 2019 at the Ainslie Arts Centre, Canberra.

Photo credit  Andy Miller

Photo credit Andy Miller

We want to feature you

We invite individuals and organisations to submit a proposal to run a session or workshop at the symposium with the aim of exploring the current issues facing the LGBTIQ+ movement in Australia.

Themes to explore:

Heart, Home, Head, Heroes

The topics we are looking for include, but are not limited to, the following areas:

LGBTIQ+ Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities

LGBTIQ+ people with a disability

LGBTIQ+ people seeking asylum & refugees

LGBTIQ+ multicultural and multi-faith communities

LGBTIQ+ Deaf communities

LGBTIQ+ families

LGBTIQ+ athletes & sports

LGBTIQ+ artists & performers

LGBTIQ+ people in the workplace

LGBTIQ+ health

LGBTIQ+ homelessnesss

LGBT conversion therapy


Applications are expected to align with at least one of The Equality Project's mission and values. In addition, please read "Our Why" prior to submitting your idea.

applications open: 23 MAY 2019


If you have any questions about your application please direct your inquiries to

Submissions for Better Together 2020 will open on 23 September 2019.