We are in 2018, France is only beginning to debate access to medically assisted procreation for lesbian couples and single women as part of the revision of bioethics laws. In France, when a child is born into a rainbow family with two lesbians, he does not have two mothers. This child legally has only one… Read More Australia, a country way more advanced than France for Rainbow Families
We spent a week in Brisbane, inthe state of Queensland in Australia. Once again Australian hospitality was confirmed and we were welcomed by three different rainbow families. Brisbane, a rainbow families-friendly city Kathryn and her partner Lisa, welcomed us to their beautiful home just steps from the center of Brisbane. Katryn is a Pharmacy Teacher… Read More Love makes a family in Australia: let’s meet with Kathryn
Direct link to the video Jacqui defines herself in her blog as a “writer, speaker, educator and advocate with more than 25 years’ experience working in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, and Queer (LGBTIQ) field”. I contacted Jacqui a year ago to let her know about our project and ask if she would agree… Read More Jacqui Tomlins fights for marriage equality and rainbow families rights in Australia
Direct link to the video If we have one person to thank for making our Australian trip unforgettable, this is Vanessa Gonzales! Thanks to her, our trip wasn’t just about visiting the most beautiful places of Australia, it was about meeting the most beautiful families and people of Australia! Vanessa lives in a suburb of… Read More Let’s meet with Vanessa, co chair of a rainbow families association in Autralia
NEW ARTICLE UPDATED !! Before arriving in Brisbane, we had been contacted by rainbow families. Natacha managed to plan our stay by communicating via messenger with Grace, Kathryn and Jackie who had all offered to host us. Once again we were touched by the generous Australian hospitality. Grace and Suzanne welcomed us into their house… Read More Brisbane with Rainbow Families!
First destination of the year: Gold coast in Australia. Our family Christmas gift was an unlimited pass for the “Dreamworld” park and its aquatic part: “White Water”. Several days of fun in the rides, swimming pools, shows and seeing animals (there is a mini zoo too!). We had an AirBnB room within a house where… Read More Gold Coast – Australia
2017 was full of adventures. To finish in style, we spent Christmas by the sea. What a pleasure to swim on december 24th and go hiking in the forest and end up on the beach with a kite on Christmas day! It should be noted that Santa Claus really knows everything since he went to… Read More Christmas and new year’s eve in Australia !
We stayed in Sydney for about ten days. We like to stay longer in some places to take the time to live like locals! Especially when we have meetings scheduled. We were first welcomed by Diana, a lesbian and feminist we met through Vanessa. We discovered with her her neighborhood of Balmain East. We had… Read More Sydney – A beautiful city by the sea
Australia is a very big country so we decided to visit only a very small part: a quarter of the east coast. This part of Australia is inhabited by most of the country’s population (especially in urban areas). Here, we present pictures of what we did along the road and in another post HERE we… Read More Road trip from Melbourne to Sydney