SX News

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SX News
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SX#312 Masthead
Type Weekly newspaper
Format Glossy Tabloid
Owner(s) Evo Media
Editor Reg Domingo
News editor Cec Busby
Founded January 2000
Language English
Headquarters 140 William Street, East Sydney, NSW, Australia
Website SX News website

SX News is a weekly gay and lesbian newspaper based in Sydney, Australia.

One of several titles published by Evo Media under the Gay News Network banner. SX News (commonly referred to simply as SX) is distributed throughout Sydney and New South Wales.

The publication covers local, national and international news of interest to the gay and lesbian community, and has a strong focus on the arts and entertainment.

SX features interviews with high-profile people of interest to the gay and lesbian community. Interviews with high-profile people have included Kylie Minogue, Scissor Sisters, The Hon. Michael Kirby, Louie Spence, Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore MP, NSW Premier Nathan Rees, Dr Brad McKay, Rupert Everett, Perez Hilton, Janet Jackson, k.d. lang, Liza Minnelli, Pam Ann, and the Pet Shop Boys.

The SX editor is Reg Domingo. Cec Busby is the news editor, while Garrett Bithell is the sub-editor. The publication draws on a stable of regular contributors, including political commentators Rodney Croome and Sam Butler, theatre critic Veronica Hannon, Gay media identity Trevor Ashley, Sydney drag identity Joyce Mange and many more.

SX is the official media sponsor of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras.

In late 2006, the publication changed from a newsprint format to a high-quality, full-colour full-gloss format.

In July 2010 SX an exclusive interview with Kylie Minogue in her only Australian interview with the gay press.

In July 2010 SX celebrated its 500th issue with a special retrospective edition.

In 2015 SX began an LGBTI Health and HIV online hub called Check Up.

In 2015, television doctor Dr Brad McKay began a regular column called "Ask Dr Brad" in SX magazine and on the CheckUp web portal.[1][2]


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