australia says yes


  • Rated M
  • Runtime 55 minutes
  • Genre Documentary
  • Country Australia


Packed with drama, high emotions and cliff-hanger moments, Australia Says Yes is the intimate and personal history of struggle and perseverance that propelled Australia to say Yes to marriage equality. The film shows how a group of determined individuals fought tirelessly against unjust laws that treated LGBTIQ people as second-class citizens, creating a movement that saw them go from criminals to legally equal over the course of five decades. The film records this battle through personal reflections from the heroes and pioneers of the movement; archival footage featuring key moments in the historic struggle; and behind-the-scenes moments revealing heartache, strategy, determination and humanity.