Both the Tasmanian parliament and the legislative assembly of the ACT (Australian Capital Territory), which is a territory in south eastern Australia, with capital Canberra is also the capital of the country, back the legalization of marriage equality.
The debate is intensifying in Australia on equal marriage and Canberra airport has just shown its support by displaying rainbow lights accompanied by the message «#WeCanDoThis».
Andrew Barr, a member of the Labor Party, has been appointed Chief Minister of the Australian Capital Territory Canberra.
A new battle started in Australia after the High Court repealed the marriage equality law in Canberra. Now same-sex marriage advocates target federal politicians with a simple objective: to convince them to support marriage equality in 2014.