Recipients have rejected the national honours in solidarity with the LGBTIQ community.
The New South Wales Government has introduced legislation mandating HIV testing in certain circumstances.
The annual awards honour organisations for including and supporting the LGBTQ community.
“Australia’s success in containing COVID-19 must not be at the expense of containing epidemics such as HIV.”
Gay and bi men are testing twice as often as a decade ago.
Pride Month at the Darling Harbour zoo has been full of colour and celebration.
“He was an extraordinary man, mentor, and a giant of the Australian HIV response.”
New recommendations highlight the need for vigilance as restrictions begin to be lifted.
Some services are on hold and others are being delivered online.