Activists dreamed up the idea of a street party in Oxford Street to engage “apolitical” gays in the bars. Police violence on the night to break up the street party, changed the history of Sydney’s lesbian and gay community.

Terry Goulden assesses the fallout.



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080331 TG


Goulden, Terry


Date of interview31 March 2008


Access: No special conditions


Terry talks about: Gay Counselling Service; John Greenway; Purple Onion; Birdcage; Chez Ivy; CAMP; Mardi Gras; 1978; Council of Gay Groups;  Acceptance; HIV; AIDS; Ankali; ACON; St Vincents; Community Support Network; John Marsden; Neville Wran; Law reform; Blue Mountains;


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