Yearly archives: 2017

Marriage Equality – At Last

Marriage Equality! On the 7th of December 2017 the Australian Government finally passed a law that allowed same sex couples to marry, giving all couples the same rights when it comes to immediate recognition of their relationship, overseas marriage, family, spousal maintenance, divorce, next of kin and property settlement. This has been a long and arduous struggle for LGBTQI people, their families and friends as well as all those Australians who have simply supported equality, and we are finally here. As of the 9th December 2017, all celebrants will start to use the new marriage documents and will say the […]