External Links

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Australian and Overseas Jewish LGBTQ+ organisations

Aleph Melbourne - secular social/support group for LGBTQ+ Jews/supporters in or around Melbourne.
Jewish Lesbian Group of Victoria
Rosh Pinah is Australia's affirming Orthodox Jewish network for people with same-gender loves, people of trans and/or non-binary experience and intersex people. This includes people who describe themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, genderqueer, and intersex, as well as people who use other language to describe themselves. Contact Founding Coordinator, Dr Gávi Ansara on gavi@myroshpinah.org
The Agudah - Israel's National LGBTQ+ Organisation
LGBT Olim - Community for LGBTQ+ people who have moved to Israel
Tel Aviv LGBT English-Speakers Group - Social group for LGBTQ+ English-speakers in Tel Aviv
Jerusalem LGBT English-Speakers Group - Social group for LGBTQ+ English-speakers in Jerusalem
Haifa LGBT English-Speakers Group - Social group for LGBTQ+ English-speakers in Haifa
Be'er Sheva LGBT English-Speakers Group - Social group for LGBTQ+ English-speakers in Be'er Sheva
Bat-Kol - Israeli Religious Lesbian Organisation
TEHILA - Israel PFLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays)
New Family - Israeli human rights organisation
World Congress of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Jews
Congregation Beth Simchat Torah - New York
Institute for Judaism and Sexual Orientation
JQYouth - A New York-based social/support group for frum/formerly-frum LGBTQ+ Jews age 17-30
Keshet - US-based organisation working for the full inclusion of LGBTQ+ Jews in Jewish life
JGLG - UK Jewish Gay and Lesbian Group
Beit Haverim - Jewish LGBTQ+ group in France
Kulanu - Jewish LGBTQ+ group in Toronto

Other Religious LGBTQ+ organisations

Acceptance Sydney - Gay Catholics
Metropolitan Community Church, Sydney - broadly Christian outreach church
Uniting Network - Uniting Church LGBTQ+ group
Sydney Queer Muslims, Trikone

LGBTQ+ Newspapers and publications

Sydney Star Observer - Sydney LGBTQ+ weekly newspaper
Lesbians on the Loose (LOTL) - Sydney-based monthly lesbian newspaper

Sydney-based LGBTQ+ organisations

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras
ACON - AIDS Council of NSW
Twenty10 - Gay and Lesbian Youth Support
Gay and Lesbian Counselling Service of NSW
Sydney PRIDE Centre
PFLAG - Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
GLRL - Gay and Lesbian Rights Lobby

Shortlist of Recommended Jewish LGBTQ+ Films

Trembling Before G-d
Yossi and Jagger
Walk on water
The Bubble
Yossi (2012)
Eyes Wide Open
The Cakemaker
Call Me by Your Name

General Jewish websites

For Sydney synagogues, please refer to our synagogues page
NSW Jewish Board of Deputies
Australian Jewish News
Shalom College - (University of NSW)
B'nai Brith Australia and NZ
Australasian Union of Jewish Students
Moishe House Sydney

Gender Equality

Open Colleges

Online bookstores

The Bookshop, Darlinghurst - Sydney-based gay and lesbian specialist
Barnes & Noble

Other important links

ABC News
The Sydney Morning Herald
NSW Daylight Savings
NSW Public Holidays