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Fruits from Brazil

Fruits from Brazil started in 2014, by a couple of LGBTQI+ friends on Facebook. They created a group to connect the Brazilian queer community in Australia, and help newly arrived LGBTQ+ Brazilians in settling and integrating successfully into the local Australian community.

We started with over 100 members, holding regular, social monthly meetings. Today we are more than 2k members and growing. We have had our own Mardi Gras float since 2014, and continue holding monthly social meetings, as well as other events.

We are registered as a not-for-profit association. 

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How You Can Get Involved

Become a member, donate or Contact Us to get involved

Become a member

Members are automatically notified of upcoming events, get special offers and can help on upcoming projects. Membership is open to both individuals and companies — whether you are a member of the LGBTQ+ community in Australia, or a friendly supporter.

Donate to our social events and Mardi Gras float

We have monthly social meetings and we march as Fruits from Brazil on Sydney Mardi Gras since 2014. Your donation will go towards event’s costs.

Donate to our sports and activities events

We organize weekly sports and activities were everyone is welcome. Your donation will go to hire spaces and buy equipment to make it possible. 

Donate to our queer film festival event

Every year we have our own Queer Screen with queer brazilian short films. Your donation will go towards the event’s costs and to the short film creators.

What We Do

We are registered as a not-for-profit association, with many social and community projects planned for the months to come. If you’d like to know more, join in our events, or help out with our upcoming projects, simply reach out to us directly, or even better: fill out the short application form on this page and BECOME A MEMBER!

We have monthly social events and activities, we have had our own Mardi Gras float since 2014, we have sports activities meetings and an yearly brazilian queer film festival.


Our Mission

We support the Brazilian Queer community in Australia with social, educational and cultural activities and events to help their mental and physical well-being and integrate into the local community.

Become a Member or a Sponsor. Get Involved.

You can sponsor one of our events.

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