Pride Seat - nominate a LGBTIQ community champion


Who has made a difference to the Inner West LGBTIQ community?

You are invited to nominate a local person, group or organisation that has advanced LGBTIQ human rights, equity and inclusion in the Inner West.

The Inner West Council accepted a donation of 5 Pride Seats from Street Furniture Australia in recognition of its strong support for the LGBTIQ community and the recent marriage equality campaign.

The seats will be installed in 5 high profile locations across the local government area. Possible locations include: Darling Street, Rozelle; Norton Street, Leichhardt; King Street, Newtown; Lackey Street Piazza, Summer Hill and Marrickville

Who has made a difference to the Inner West LGBTIQ community?

You are invited to nominate a local person, group or organisation that has advanced LGBTIQ human rights, equity and inclusion in the Inner West.

The Inner West Council accepted a donation of 5 Pride Seats from Street Furniture Australia in recognition of its strong support for the LGBTIQ community and the recent marriage equality campaign.

The seats will be installed in 5 high profile locations across the local government area. Possible locations include: Darling Street, Rozelle; Norton Street, Leichhardt; King Street, Newtown; Lackey Street Piazza, Summer Hill and Marrickville Road, Marrickville. Find out more about Inner West Council's five wards.

The LGBTIQ selection panel will select 5 nominees, each selected nominee will have a Pride Seat bearing a plaque dedicated in their name.

To find out more about nominating a community champion go to eligibility and criteria, and complete a nomination form.

What happens next?

All nominations will be reviewed and assessed by the LGBTIQ selection panel in accordance with the eligibility and selection criteria.

The nominees and nominators will be invited to attend the official unveiling by Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne.



  • Seats installed

    about 1 year ago

    The nominees have been confirmed and the seats have been installed throughout the Inner West. See the information below for the complete list and locations.

    Nominee

    Ward

    Location

    The Feminist Bookshop

    Leichhardt

    Orange Grove Plaza, Lilyfield

    Peter Bonsall-Boone and Peter de Waal

    Balmain

    Darling Street, Rozelle (outside Commonwealth Bank)

    Roberta Perkins

    Stanmore

    Australia Street, Newtown (outside Newtown Neighbourhood Centre)

    Robyn Plaister

    Leichhardt

    Norton Street, Leichhardt (outside Norton Plaza)

    Alexander 'Lex' Watson

    Marrickville

    Marrickville Road, Marrickville (outside Marrickville Town Hall)

    The Pollys Club

    Marrickville

    Marrickvillle Road, Marrickville (outside Marrickville Town Hall)

    Tim Bishop

    Ashfield

    Lackey Street Piazza, Summer Hill


    The nominees have been confirmed and the seats have been installed throughout the Inner West. See the information below for the complete list and locations.

    Nominee

    Ward

    Location

    The Feminist Bookshop

    Leichhardt

    Orange Grove Plaza, Lilyfield

    Peter Bonsall-Boone and Peter de Waal

    Balmain

    Darling Street, Rozelle (outside Commonwealth Bank)

    Roberta Perkins

    Stanmore

    Australia Street, Newtown (outside Newtown Neighbourhood Centre)

    Robyn Plaister

    Leichhardt

    Norton Street, Leichhardt (outside Norton Plaza)

    Alexander 'Lex' Watson

    Marrickville

    Marrickville Road, Marrickville (outside Marrickville Town Hall)

    The Pollys Club

    Marrickville

    Marrickvillle Road, Marrickville (outside Marrickville Town Hall)

    Tim Bishop

    Ashfield

    Lackey Street Piazza, Summer Hill