We invite all LGBTIQ staff, students and Allies to join us for any, or all, of our events:
As part of Curtin’s commitment to diversity, Curtin Ally and Curtin Student Guild invite you to join us and celebrate Pride.
- 12 November - 19 November
Love Wins: A book tour by Jim Obergefell
Date: Saturday 12 November
Time: 3 pm – 5 pm
Venue: Bells Functions
Curtin University, in partnership with Affirm Press, Pride WA, KPMG and Herbert Smith Freehills, is hosting Jim Obergefell, co-author of Love Wins. Jim is an ‘accidental activist’ who was the lead plaintiff in the successful charge to achieve marriage equality in the US after making a promise to his dying partner to change the world. Jim will share insights from the epicentre of the legal case for marriage equality and new book, LOVE WINS, followed by a Q&A session, light refreshments and book signing.
Pride flag raising ceremony
Date: Monday 14 November
Time: 12 pm
Venue: The forum (main flag poles)
All are invited to join the Provost, John Cordery, in a short ceremonial flag raising to mark the importance of Pridefest and celebrate the LGBTIQ community.
Date: Saturday 19 November
Time: 7.30 pm
Venue: Marshalling area @ Cnr Brisbane St & William St
Be courageous and show your Pride at the big parade. We invite you, your friends and family, to walk behind the Curtin banner during the evening event. We’ll provide the glitter and glow sticks!