1st Asia Pacific Outgames – Melbourne

The 1st Asia Pacific Outgames is a multi-sport tournament, a human rights conference and cultural event that embraces the Asia Pacific’s gay and lesbian community and their friends.

The Outgames will take place in Melbourne, Australia, from 30 January – 3 February 2008 during the Midsumma Festival – Melbourne’s premier gay and lesbian cultural and arts festival and includes Pride March.

Sport tournaments at the 1st Asia Pacific Outgames will include: Badminton, Dancesport, Hockey, Lawn Bowls, Rowing, Run, Squash, Swimming, Ten Pin Bowling, Tennis, Volleyball and Water Polo.

Check out the details at www.melbourneoutgames.org

RainbowTourism.com has a selection of gay owned and Rainbow Tourism Accreditated accommodation in Melbourne.

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2 Responses to 1st Asia Pacific Outgames – Melbourne

  1. Unfortunately, they are not offering golf, but I think I will not miss being in MEL during these exciting looking gaymes! What do you recommend for accommodation close to the sporting venues?

    fiona farrell 7 August 2007 at 5:43 am
  2. Yes a pity no golf and a few other sports missing but hey take your golf clubs and there is a lot Melbourne Golf courses in the area. The Albert Park Golf course is centrally located.

    As for accommodation we have some great accommodation for every budget. Check out our Melbourne places page

    DownUnder Mark 7 August 2007 at 12:15 pm
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