Wear It Purple® Day 2023
Friday August 25
Go purple and stand against the alarming rate of discrimination LGBTQIA+ youth still face.
of LGBTQIA+ youth in Australia still experience bullying based on their identity.
of youth who attend Minus18 report an improvement in their mental wellbeing
Download your free digital toolkit to get started
Host an activity
At work, school, or in your community, going purple sends a vital message of support to LGBTQIA+ youth. Have fun, get learning, fundraise, and do it your way! Download your toolkit above to get started.
Free Wear It Purple® Day Webinar
Ready to go purple but unsure how? Want to get involved but need some activity inspo? Tune into our free webinar on Thursday 27 July for hear our tips, from fundraising to merch to impact.
Wear it Purple® Pride Party
It wouldn’t be Wear It Purple® Day without an event for LGBTQIA+ young people! Join us at the Victorian Pride Centre in Melbourne for a night of drag, music, queer pride and loads of new friends!
What is Wear It Purple® Day?
Wear It Purple® is used under license from Wear It Purple® Incorporated. Find out more about the history of Wear it Purple Day, and this year's theme – Write Your Story – via wearitpurple.org.au
CHAMPIONS FOR LGBTQIA+ YOUTH
CHANGING THE LIVES OF LGBTQIA+ YOUTH IN AUSTRALIA
We’re leading change, building social inclusion, and advocating for an Australia where all young people are safe, empowered, and surrounded by people that support them.
What we do
Life-affirming social inclusion
Through a preventative model of mental health support, we tackle social isolation by creating spaces where young people belong.
Education & advocacy
We transform communities through LGBTQIA+ training, resources, and digital campaigns that enable others to champion inclusivity.
We believe in equipping young people with the skills they need to be at the forefront of driving change.