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Gay Melbourne

Melbourne is a gay-tolerant and gay-friendly city with bars, clubs and accommodation places in the older inner-suburban areas. Some of the most popular locations frequented by local and visiting gay people include:

Other popular locations are Toorak Road in South Yarra, Fitzroy Street in St Kilda, the bar scene in Flinders Lane, Smith Street in Collingwood and areas of Northcote and Clifton Hill.

Each year a the Midsumma Gay and Lesbian Festival is held in January and February. It features art events, a street parade and a ball.

There is a Gay & Lesbian Switchboard Information Service (0055 12504) which has 24-hour recorded information on the entertainment scene. Trained counsellors are available for assistance (or a chat) if you ring the Gay & Lesbian Switchboard on 9510 5488.


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