Bears Perth Inc. are grateful to have the most amazing sponsors who help us to recognise and celebrate our community. Read more about these fantastic organisations.
AntiBeauty was created by Benjamyn Gardner. He has been working as a makeup artist for over the past 15 years and is in love with seeing ALL forms of Beauty…
After realising how limited the industry is in it’s vision of equality, he decided to take the plunge and create AntiBeauty to smash stereotypes of what the industry and the general population see as beautiful.
There is absolute lack of representation of MANY forms of beauty and AntiBeauty aim to totally smash that out of the water… We are all beautiful, you know it, and AntiBeauty are going to prove it.
Eagle Leather is an iconic Melbourne fetish store now in its 25th year. The present owners Sado BJ and Shane took over the company in 2010 and began a process of modernisation, re-invigoration and renewal of this much loved brand, concreting their position as the benchmark BDSM fetish company in Australia.
Connections is a venue that offers itself as an alternative to the general nightclub hotspots in Perth. Nestled in the heart of Northbridge since 1975, “The Club” prides itself on being Perth’s premiere gay and lesbian nightspot and for providing the most upfront music, played by the best DJs in town, having the friendliest atmosphere and service, plus the wildest theme nights and entertainment.
Connections offers something for everyone. You can dance all night in the main room to the latest and future sounds, enjoy the city views and fresh air on the terrace or kick back with your friends, sipping the tastiest cocktails to the smoothest soundtrack in the lounge.
The dress code is left up to your imagination. Nobody will refuse you entry based on what you’re wearing – unless you’re wearing an unattractive attitude – so if you want to wear a tutu, you wear a tutu! One thing’s for sure, after one night at Connections, you’ll be begging for more!
After many years of managing excellence in Customer Delivery for global aviation companies, Ryan Oliver, the Owner of CleanR Perth, set up a one-stop cleaning solution provider to stay grounded in his favourite city in Australia. Creating a team of like-minded professional cleaners who take great pride and attention to detail to deliver excellence in any cleaning service provided, with client satisfaction guaranteed.
Ryan’s mission is to provide tailored, customer-focused cleaning services from within a safe work environment which inspires and generates opportunity, concentrating on property vacates, commercial and office cleans in the greater Perth metro area.
Moose Knuckle Leather
Moose Knuckle Leather have been in love with leather ever since they can remember: the smell, the look, the power it fills you with when you put it on. Leather is transformative and can help you see yourself in a different light. It is for these reasons they created Moose Knuckle Leather; they wanted to create a brand that appeals to people regardless of gender, sexuality or shape—something that empowers and transforms.
They want to create pieces that fill you with power, help you fulfil your fantasies, and look one of a kind in the process.
The Laird Hotel Melbourne
The Laird, Melbourne, is one of Australia’s longest running gay-owned and operated venues.
Since its humble beginnings in 1980, The Laird is now well recognised throughout the gay community, both local and international and like its ‘sister-venues’ Club 80 and The Peel, remains a staple of the local scene.