Rodney Croome AM

Rodney Croome AM

Co-founder, Australian Marriage Equality; equality activist, social change pioneer

Rodney has been an advocate for LGBTI equality for almost 30 years. He led the successful campaign to decriminalise homosexuality in Tasmania and was the national director of Australian Marriage Equality until last year. He has also worked extensively on anti-discrimination laws, LGBTI issues in education and policing, gay blood donation and many other issues. He was made a Member of the Order of Australia in 2003 and was Tasmanian Australian of the Year in 2015.

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Added 30 May 2017

Brett de Hoedt, Luke Hilakari, Rodney Croome AM, Dr Sonja Hood, Matthew Phillips, Katerina Gaita

Power to the People: Creating change from the ground up

There's more than one way to win a spat - and you need to be adept at all of them. Politics is a competition of ideas, and the community sector can't shy away.

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