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Australian tourism raises the rainbow flag

British tourist is being held in Marrakesh's central prisons under charges for being gay. Image by torbakhopper HE DEAD/ CC BY 2.0
Australia to be promoted as gay-friendly destination. Image by torbakhopper HE DEAD / CC BY 2.0

A new partnership between International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA), Gay and Lesbian Tourism Australia and the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras will see Australia better promoted as a gay and lesbian friendly travel destination. Members of IGLTA will help market Australia for gay-friendly vacations and earn commission selling the 2015 and 2016 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras. Read more: australiantimes.co.uk