Figuring out your identity can be confusing as a young person. Gender and sexuality can be complex and knowing what feels right for you can take time and you may experiment with different identities before you find the one that you feel is best for you and that’s ok!

This page aims to help you learn some of the commonly used language regarding sexuality and gender and the LGBTQIA+ communities as well as answer any questions you might be unsure of.

  • Sexuality & Gender

    Sexuality and gender are broad spectrums that can sometimes be hard to understand. Below are some common terms that can help you to better understand gender identity and sexuality. 
  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Some commonly asked questions to help young mob find strength in their identity.
  • Services & Organisations

    These are a few of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific LGBTQIA+ groups and organisations we have found.
  • Resources

    A collection of links, documents & resources to support our LGBTQIA+ Community & allies.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website may contain images, voices or names of deceased persons in photographs, film, audio recordings or printed material. To listen to our Acknowledgement of Country, click here.