About us

Our History

Geelong rainbow began as a social group for the G21 Region in 2017. GR evolved quickly and in 2018, the Geelong Rainbow Festival was held for the first time.

Geelong Rainbow has grown and will continue to progress and change in accordance to member and community needs
Geelong rainbow began as a social group for the G21 Region back in 2017. This quickly evolved and in 2018 the Geelong Rainbow Festival began.

Geelong Rainbow has grown and changed to a social support group hosting different events around Geelong, we are still growing and changing with new committee members being the influencers of that growth and change.
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Our Mission

Our Mission

Geelong Rainbow is dedicated to facilitating and empowering the G21 Region LGBTIQA+ community through the provision of support services, allied connections and social events.

Our Vision

Our Vision

To engage with and foster relationships and respond to those needs. To provide access, support and a friendly face to all of the LGBTIQA+ community.

Our Values

Our Values

Geelong Rainbow’s core principles include upholding respect and promoting diversity and inclusion to all who engage with our organisation through the provision of support networks and services.

Our Team

Kim S

Kim Stagg

Secretary

Administrator. Community. Care. Health & Safety. Team Player. Organisation. Support. Fun. Sci-Fi Geek.
Emma L

Emma Williams

Interorganisational Relations

Social worker. Educator. Creative. Community Support. Aged Support. Group Work. Mental Health. Support. Relationships. Connections. Facilitator. Intersectionality. Diversity. Growth. Ethics. Values. Visual & Performing Arts.
Kyly D

Kyly Davies

Volunteer Coordinator

Mother. Kinship Case Manager. Social Worker. Advocate. Loud. Enthusiastic. Persistent. Friendly. Easygoing.
Kyle Nicholson

Kyle Nicholson

Social Media & Communications

Scientist. Writer. Planeswalker. Working overseas. Dabbles in data. Community. Organization. Administration support.

Carol_C

Carol Corbey

Treasurer

Vice President. Stockbroker/ Financial Planner. Educator. Writer. Passionate & Committed to the growth of Geelong Rainbow
Andrew_G

Andrew Guillaume

President

Teacher. Student. Artist. Photographer. Literature Critic. Writer. Activist.

Values

to empower the queer community through the provision of events, activities, social connection and support.

Values

to empower the queer community through the provision of events, activities, social connection and support.

Supporters