4th National LGBT&I
Ageing & Aged Care Conference
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Be a part of the 4th National lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBT&I) Ageing and Aged Care Conference - Ageing with Pride: the new landscape of LGBT&I ageing and aged care in Australia, 24 & 25 October 2019, Novotel on Collins, Melbourne.

A range of information is available on the website with early bird registrations, abstract submissions and sponsorship opportunities now open. 
The conference again promises to be an informative and moving event. Program highlights include:
  • Ita Buttrose AO, OBE, Chair Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 2013 Australian of the Year, Health Advocate & Campaigner for the needs & rights of older Australians, former Chair of the National Advisory Committee on AIDS (NACAIDS)
  • Georgina Beyer, Politician and human rights advocate and world’s first openly transgender mayor and member of Parliament in New Zealand
  • Ro Allen, Victoria’s Gender and Sexuality Commissioner, Equality Branch, Department of Premier and Cabinet, Victorian State Government
  • Tristan Meecham, Director, All The Queens Men, a participatory theatre company championing social equality and diversity, with programs including The Coming Back Out Ball and the LGBTI Elders Dance Club
Just announced:
  • Sandra Pankhurst, trans woman extraordinaire, whose amazing life and business was shared in the award winning book, The Trauma Cleaner – in conversation.
  • Becoming Colleen, Screening of the documentary, “Becoming Colleen” - the story of Colleen Young who transitioned at aged 82, followed by panel discussion with the director Ian W Thomson, and guests Brenda Appleton (TGV) and Sandra Pankhurst, with more guests to be announced soon.
More program highlights coming soon.
Be an early bird
Avoid disappointment and register now. 
Great early bird packages - make use of any unspent funds before the EOFY.
The 2019 conference will be an exciting, informative & intimate event.
The previous 3 Conferences have sold out early, so don't miss out.

Are you able to support the Conference through sponsorship? 
Perhaps support an older LGBT&I person to attend?
A range of packages available - all outlined on the website.

We look forward to introducing sponsors (including our 2 principle sponsors)
in our next edition.
Contact Us: Email: or call +61 3 9479 8740
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