QNN – Australian Queer News for week of 15 Sept 2021


QNN provides communities across the country with the latest in local, national and international LGBTIQA+ news. This week, LGBTIQA+ students at a Brisbane high school have started a petition calling on the school to apologise for failing to support them, and RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under will return for a second season.
And in sport with Tanya, former England captain, Rio Ferdinand, has spoken to a gay footballer who was advised to stay in the closet by a lawyer, Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel defies authorities to send a message of support to the LGBTIQA+ community at the Hungarian Grand Prix, and Aussie, Sam Stosur, has won the US Open women’s doubles final with partner Shuai Zhang.