Author: Louise Kane

HUSSAIN | QUEERS OF BRISBANE

Where are you from? I was born and raised in Pakistan.   What and where are you studying in Brisbane? Iโ€™m studying a Master of Public Health at the University of Queensland.   What do you identify as? (LGBTQI) Free. Iโ€™ve personally never been big on labels.   Is Brisbane a queer friendly place? As […]

LUANA | QUEERS of BRISBANE

Where are you from? Iโ€™m from Milan-Italy What and where are you studying in Brisbane? Iโ€™m studying IELTS in Navitas What do you identify as? (LGBTQI) I identify myself as a Lesbian Is Brisbane a queer friendly place? In my opinion and for my personal experience in the city, I think that Brisbane is a […]

SEBASTIAN | QUEERS of BRISBANE

Where are you from? I am from Colombia What and where are you studying in Brisbane? I study English in TAFE ย What do you identify as? (LGBTQI) I am gay   Is Brisbane a queer friendly place? Brisbane is queer friendly and I can feel free here. ย  Is it important to have a QUEER […]

FABIANO | QUEERS of BRISBANE

Where are you from? Brazil What and where are you studying in Brisbane? Iโ€™m studying General English at Langports ย What do you identify as? (LGBTQI) Gay Is Brisbane a queer friendly place? Yes! I think so! I have never faced homophobic situation in Brisbane. Is it important to have a QUEER space? Yes! We need […]

DEEANN | QUEERS of BRISBANE

Where are you from? My name is Deeann Huang. I am from the countryside in the southwest of Taiwan. What and where are you studying in Brisbane? I just finished a Master Degree of Public Health at the University of Queensland in June, 2018. What do you identify as? (LGBTQI) I identified myself as a […]

QUEERS OF BRISBANE

We still live in a heteronormative world, even in our classrooms. This can be hard for LGBTQI students, especially those who donโ€™t feel safe or are not OUT in their country. I wanted to create a SAFE SPACE where international LGBTQI students had somewhere to meet and be themselves. Rainbow Hub was borne out of […]

CLAUDIO | QUEERS of BRISBANE

  I am from Brazil. I have studied in NAVITAS, ILSC and ABS. I identify as a cisgender gay man.   I believe Brisbane is really friendly. Not only because I have been always felt accepted but also because if any lgbt-phobic situation had happened, I would not notice because I am too happy to […]

ROSANA | QUEER of BRISBANE

Where are you from? Brazil   What and where are you studying in Brisbane? General English – Navitas   What do you identify as? (LGBTQI?) Lesbian   Is Brisbane a queer friendly place? Yes, I feel freedom living here.   Is it important to have a QUEER space? Yes, itโ€™s really important the people have […]

WILL | QUEER of BRISBANE

Where are you from? Itapetininga, a small town in Brazil. What and where are you studying in Brisbane? I’m currently studying EAP at Langports. What do you identify as? (LGBTQI) I identify as gay, but I think queer also is ok. Is Brisbane a queer friendly place? Yes, I’ve never had a problem here (but […]