First published by the Gender Centre in 1993, Polare Magazine has developed a reputation of being a vital source of information, news, views, opinions and stories for transgender people and others within the sex and gender diverse communities.

Polare Magazine is published quarterly in Australia by The Gender Centre Inc. which is funded by the Department of Family & Community Services under the S.A.A.P. program and supported by the N.S.W. Health Department through the AIDS and Infectious Diseases Branch. Polare provides a forum for discussion and debate on gender issues. Unsolicited contributions are welcome, the editor reserves the right to edit such contributions without notification. Any submission which appears in Polare may be published on our internet site. Opinions expressed in this publication do not necessarily reflect those of the Editor, The Gender Centre Inc., the Department of Family & Community Services or the N.S.W. Department of Health.

Jin Xing: Role Model For Millions, Syphilis: History, Recognition and Treatment.

Aged Care for Transsexuals, Wills, Enduring Guardians & Powers of Attorney; Phia's Story.

Gaye's Farewell Column, Are Breasts A Right Or A Privilege?, Make Sex And War.

Parenting Sideways, Terminology of Intersex, The Gift of Transition to your Child.

Toni's Story, Bullying and Intersex, Sex and/or Gender Diverse People, My Son, The Pink Boy.

Life can be Beautiful, Delilah Takes on the Philistines, A Passport Identifies who a Person Is.

Farewell Rose Jackson, Transgender Inmates, Women in Dresses, I am what I am.

Carmen Rupe, Transgender Icon, Pride and Diversity, My Struggle With Identity.

My Intersex Adventure, Intersexions, The A.T.O. Bends on Transgender Expenses.

Daughters of the Doctor, Speaking Personally, Be Who You Are, My Journey to Thailand.

Stepford Wives Comes to the 21st Century, Thinking Outside the Square, Dealing with Bullying.

Transgender Prisoner Reassignment Rights, Shopping with Marika, Intersex People and Marriage.

Eugenia, We've All Been There, Secret Women's Business, Media Bullying.

A Brief History of X; Testosterone and F.T.M. Sex Drive; A New Life For Dan.

Leslie Findlay: A Tribute, The Intersex View of Norrie's Case, Transitioning in the Workplace.

Cate McGregor: Woman and Warrior, Caring for a Minority Within a Minority, Special Considerations for Transsexual Surgeries.

Staying Employed During Transition, The Happy Family Fairy Tale, I'm So Sick of Words.