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Proud2Play Incorporated. ABN 64 612 999 229

Proud2Play Incorporated is a registered charity with the Australian Charities and Not-For-Profit Commission.

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News + Media.

February 10, 2020

The Victorian sporting community came together during the Midsumma festival this year. From the 120,000 attendees who passed through our Sports Precinct at the Midsumma Carnival, to the 50+ cohort who marched with us alongside local clubs at the annual Pride March. 

The Proud 2 Play Sports precinct was a huge success, taking over the Alexandria Gardens on the 19thof January. The sun was out and so where the crowds, with over 120,000 in attendance it was a vibrant affair. A jam-packed agenda fille...

November 11, 2019

Current Bushrangers president, Stella Lesic, founded the club in 2015 after moving to Melbourne and realising there were limited options for the LGBTI+ community to socialize outside of a drinking – heavy environment. Starting as a single team, the club has now grown to include, as of January 2020; 9 teams in Melbourne, 1 in Brisbane, Auckland and Canberra. The Bushrangers Basketball provides a safe space for the LGBTI+, stating on their website; ‘We pride ourselves on creating safe spaces for L...

October 28, 2019

Last month Proud 2 Play were thrilled to welcome our new Chief Executive Officer, Christine Granger. Christine fills the role of outgoing Co-Directors, James Lolicato and Ryan Storr, who Co-Founded the organisation in 2016. James continues on with his incredible work at Pride Cup while Ryan will fill a permanent position on the Proud 2 Play board.

Christine brings with her a wealth of experience from the sporting, government and not for profit sectors. Most notably, Christine was the Coordinator...