Check out this Blog on ‘Consent’ from Australia’s new site to resource young women to face tricky life situations with great information: RosieRespect.org.au
What is Consent?
Consent is when you freely agree to participate in sexual activity with another person (or people). It is saying YES! to sex (anything from kissing to intercourse), either verbally or physically. That means everyone involved wants to be there, and wants to take part. You can withdraw your consent at any time, even if you have already said yes, or are already having sex.
by Greg Tropeano
Each year in late November thousands of South Australian school-leavers head to Victor Harbour for the Schoolies Festival. Schoolies is often portrayed by the media as a kind of Dionysian debauch; a weekend of binge drinking, illicit drug use and unsafe sexual behaviour.
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With more than 500 people attending last year, this year's Same Sex Gender Diverse Formal is going to be our biggest and best yet! We're back at the beautiful St Kilda Town Hall thanks to the amazing support of the City of Port Phillip. It's a night of incredible entertainment, and a place to be yourself. We'll also have delicious food courtesy of Naked for Satan and Ben & Jerry's ice cream for dessert. This event is for young people aged 21 and under and is strictly drug and alcohol free. To sponsor a ticket, head to https://chuffed.org/project/formal2015! To buy your own, head to http://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/same-sex-gender-diverse-formal-2015-tickets-15969312644! Be sure to get in quick – the first 50 are only $10!
At least once every couple of days, someone posts or writes into Scarleteen reporting that vaginal entry -- usually intercourse or manual vaginal sex, and usually (but not always) with male partners -