Top Gay Neighborhoods for new migrants  to  Queensland

Migrant Gays are welcome in Australia

Australia has long welcomed member of the gay community to its shores with Sydney being one of the most Gay friendly cities in the entire world. However, living in Sydney can come with a hefty price tag, and, to be honest, there’s better weather to be had in other cities in Australia.

8000 plus same sex couple live in Queensland

Queensland – also known as the Sunshine State is a popular state when it comes to the gay community with an estimated 8000 approx. same sex couples living in the State.

So where are the best gay neighborhoods in Queensland?

For both gay singles and same sex couples those looking to emigrate to Australia, Queensland makes for an excellent choice where you’ll encounter welcoming communities.

Fortitude Valley

Fortitude Valley is a great urban setting that has both gay and lesbian communities.

New Farm

The most LGTBQ welcoming town in Queensland, New Farm is an inner-city suburb in Brisbane with a vibrant gay community. Excellent for those who need to be close to the city.


An inner south suburb in Brisbane, Coorparoo is the third most popular neighbourhood for gay and lesbian couples.


Only 2.5km from Brisbane CBD, Teneriffe is a popular gay suburb and is in the perfect place for commuting in to the city.


Situated in the Gold Coast, Southport is the largest gaybourhood in this sunny city.

For more information on Same Sex Partner Visas for Australia speak to a Brisbane migration agent who will be able to assist you with your visa application.