Transgender and Intersex Contacts

Our contact officers who are transgender and/or intersex, and can assist with any enquiries you have on transgender or intersex matters in Defence.

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  • Catherine Humphries

    Catherine Humphries

    Transgender and Intersex Adviser


    Catherine Humphries is a Ground Defence Officer and a Squadron Leader in the Royal Australian Air Force.  Catherine is committed to educating and assisting all Defence members in understanding intersex and gender identity issues. In this way, she hopes to dispel myths, phobias, and lack of ...

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  • Donna Harding

    Donna Harding

    Transgender Adviser / Ordinary Member

      Donna Harding is a Royal Australian Army Nursing Corp, Major. She joined the Australian Army Reserves in 2000, transferring to the Regular Army in October 2004. Donna is a female who transitioned gender the workplace, with in Defence.  Donna provides peer support to members in all ...

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NAIDOC 2017 - Our Languages Matter

Across Defence, the importance, resilience and richness of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages are the focus of national celebrations in 2017. The 2017 theme - Our Languages Matter - aims to emphasise...

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Defence to modify partner employment assistance

Defence will soon modify the way in which it provides assistance to partners of service personnel who are having difficulties funding employment. These benefits will also be available to LGBTI families...

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Study into male experiences of sexual offence in Defence

A new study has been launched to identify how sexual offences and sexual harassment impacts men in Defence. The project is being conducted by Griffith University and UNSW and is funded...

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IDAHOT Day 2017

IDAHOT Day – the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia, is an opportunity to recognise the sexual orientation, intersex and gender identity diversity in our teams and in our lives. On...

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