Jo is one of the strongest voices for LGBTIQ rights in our parliament, including the rights of transgender and gender diverse members of our community. Jo is a proud supporter of marriage equality and for diversity and understanding in our schools.

LGBTIQ+

I congratulate the Red Rattler Theatre on their successful grant of $50,000 in Round One of the Create NSW Arts & Cultural Funding Program.

May 11, 2021

LGBTIQ+

1 December is World AIDS Day with this year's theme 'Now more than Ever'.

February 19, 2021

LGBTIQ+

Notes a bill to ban harmful gay conversion therapy has passed the Victorian Legislative Council.

February 10, 2021

LGBTIQ+

I represent a diverse and inclusive community that prides itself on being a welcoming, safe place for people who identify as transgender, gender diverse or non-binary. In our community, and across New South Wales, gender diverse people are loved and valued.

October 21, 2020

LGBTIQ+

Ashley Scott, a proud Inner West Dad of two and founding member of Rainbow Families NSW, is a finalist in this year's Westfield Local Hero Award.

October 13, 2020

LGBTIQ+

This month the Newtown Breakaways once again hosted the pride match at Henson Park, Marrickville.

September 22, 2020

LGBTIQ+

Wear it Purple was initiated by Kat Hudson, a Marrickville local, who was spurred to action following a series of LGBTIQ+ suicides.

September 15, 2020

LGBTIQ+

Every decision we make in this place about families is important and the interests of the child must always be the priority. Open adoption is in the best interests of children, so too is the introduction of integrated birth certificates.

September 15, 2020

LGBTIQ+

A notice of motion celebrating the 2020 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras. 

February 27, 2020

LGBTIQ+

The Inner West Council recently held an event naming a prominent balcony at the new Marrickville Library for inner west LGBTIQ+ and feminist trailblazer, Ida Leeson. 

February 25, 2020