30 events over 11 days! Wow!

Posted by: | Posted on: October 24, 2019
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45 days to go!

Posted by: | Posted on: September 24, 2019
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LOOK! Our 2019 event line-up is taking shape | Purchase your Festival Pass here…

Posted by: | Posted on: August 20, 2019

Click here to check out our amazing line-up of events for 2019 thus far! BUY FESTIVAL PASS

GET YOUR FESTIVAL PASS HERE | Your $50 Festival pass gives you access to Saturday night’s Glitz Party, Sunday morning’s BIG Community Brunch + entry to all other festival events! WOW!BUY FESTIVAL PASS

Seen our flyer in your neighbourhood?

Posted by: | Posted on: August 14, 2019
Download and print the PDF flyer here.


Posted by: | Posted on: June 24, 2019

😱😱😱 OUT in the OPEN 2019 is less than 150 days away!!!! Have you saved the dates???? #OitO2019

How’re you getting to Carnival Day on Saturday 3rd Nov?

Posted by: | Posted on: October 2, 2018

Check out previous year’s gig guides!

Posted by: | Posted on: November 5, 2014

Check out previous year’s Official Gig Guides – download your copies below.  Thanks for getting OUTintheOPEN with us!



2017                                                    2016                                                          2015

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2012                                                    2013                                                 2014

Check out the footage from OUTintheOPEN Festival Shepparton 2013…

Posted by: | Posted on: September 29, 2014


Posted by: | Posted on: September 4, 2014

Read more @ http://www.starobserver.com.au/news/local-news/victoria-news/shepparton-lgbti-festival-grows-victorias-country-pride-calendar/127427


What’s OUTintheOPEN?

Posted by: | Posted on: June 2, 2014

OUTintheOPEN Festival (LGBTI health/well-being forum + Carnival Day + More)

OUTintheOPEN Festival Shepparton

OUTintheOPEN is Shepparton’s newest festival celebrating community diversity.

OUTintheOPEN was developed to address some of the inequalities faced by the local gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer (GLBTIQ) & allied communities and to build a more inclusive community in Greater Shepparton.

OUTintheOPEN is a project led by Goulburn Valley Pride Inc. and is proudly supported by many other organisations and community groups, including:
• The Bridge Youth Service
• Kildonan UnitingCare
• PFLAG (Parents, Family members & Friends of Lesbian & Gay people) Greater Shepparton
• Diversity Group (same-sex attracted & sex/gender diverse young person’s social-support group)
• Goulburn Valley Health
• Centre for Excellence in Rural Sexual Health (CERSH)
• Relationships Australia Victoria
• Goulburn Valley Primary Care Partnership
• Greater Shepparton City Council
• Goulburn North East Women’s Health
• Goulburn Valley Hotel
• Victoria Police

The festival will consist of a health/well-being forum at Goulburn Valley Hotel function rooms and a Carnival day in November at the Queens Gardens.  Other events will occur during the weekend across the City of Greater Shepparton.

For more info contact Damien on 0418 511 562 or enquiries@outintheopen.org.au &/or follow us on Facebook.

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