Let's talk about sex and relationships in real life!
Sex is fun. Sex is spicy. Sex is intimate. Sex is respectful. Everyone does sex in their own way. Join us from 13 to 30 September 2021 for a festival of celebrating, questioning and exploring every aspect of sex. Whether you’re new to sex or a little more experienced, there’s something for everyone.
See what's on & get registering!
Tea & Talk - Late Night Edition
Wednesday 15 Sept & Wednesday 22 Sept | 6pm - 7pm
Join us for this special SEXtember edition of Tea & Talk. A chance for us to chat to you, to guests in the know about the tough stuff, the spicy stuff and to spill the tea on the hype around wellness.
Starting Out - Presented by ACON
Monday 20 Sept | 5pm - 7pm
Join ACON in an online workshop for LGBTQ+ young people of diverse genders and sexualities to link up in a safe and inclusive space, and chat about the ins and outs of wellbeing and sexual health.
Pleasure and Danger
Tuesday 21 Sept | 8pm - 9pm
Listen to our panel of fitness enthusiasts from gender, sexuality and culturally diverse backgrounds as they reflect on the intersections of sports, wellbeing and meaning.
Let's Talk About Sex with Normal and Georgia Grace
Wednesday 22 Sept | 7pm to 8pm
We're diving deep into the sex ed you never received and we'll cover it all: libido, arousal, healthy relationships, sexual confidence, full-body pleasure, safer sex practices and anything else you want to know!
Thursday 23 Sept | 6pm - 7:30pm
It's time we heard the voices of people who are often left out of the conversation when it comes to body autonomy and sexuality because of their identity. Invisible aims to discuss their experiences and how as a community we can create a deeper understanding.
Joyride- Presented by ACON
Tuesday 28 Sept | 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Calling all LGBTQ+ people, are you ready to come on a Joyride? Hosted by ACON’s Peer Education team, Joyride will bring together LGBTQ+ community to talk intimacy, consent, kink and win a prize or two in the process!
Thursday 30 Sept | 6pm - 7pm
Come along and listen to our incredible panellists discussing how our intimate lives are changing thanks to the digital sphere, discussing online dating, sex dolls/robots, digital security, sex work, consent, AI and integrated technologies.
Paint n Sip - Presented by ArtsSoc
Thursday 30 Sept | 6pm to 7pm
For this year's SEXtember, ArtsSoc and UNSW Health are collaborating to bring you a Paint & Sip event centred around celebrating sexuality, inclusion and consent.
This SEXtember we're bringing you more than just events but tonnes of resources too! Whether it's a playlist to get you in the mood, brushing up on your sex-ed or learning more about the world of kink, porn and all that spicy stuff, we've got you covered.
SEXtember Spotify Playlists
Monday 13 Sep - Thursday 30 Sep
Just like music helps you in other areas of your life, whether it’s studying, exercising, or relaxing, music also helps you get into the right mind-set for whatever you're feeling. Get in the mood with these SEXtember themed playlists.
Porn and Erotica
New to porn or looking for some new ways to get in the mood? Head to our Porn and Erotica page to learn what exactly is porn, how to engage with it ethically and expand your erotic content beyond what's available on PornHub.
Georgia Grace - Sexual Wellbeing Series
Join Georgia Grace, certified sex coach in this short series where you'll get the sex ed you never received in school. This four-part series covers everything from healthy relationships, mental health and sex and desire.
Monday 13 Sept to Thursday 30 Sept
Take charge of your sexual health & have an STI check. Initiating a conversation with a doctor about STI testing can be a little awkward, so this SEXtember we’re doing what we can to simplify the process.
Untold Stories - SEXtember Edition
Monday 13 Sep - Thursday 30 Sep
Untold Stories is a lived experience storytelling project where UNSW students share their personal experiences and journey to recovery to help and inspire others going through similar experiences.
Sex and Healthy Relationships
Sex and Healthy Relationship Resources
New to dating, intimacy or just looking to learn more about navigating the often complicated world of sex and relationships? View our resources page!
The Modern Guide to Sex
It's time you updated your sex-ed! Discover the secrets to having great sex (alone or together) from certified sex coach Georgia Grace.
Erotica Competition - Presented by Tharunka
UNSWeetened and Tharunka are partnering with UNSW Health to host a SEXtember Erotic Writing Competition, open to all UNSW writers with prizes up for grabs including a $200 cash pool.
Thank you to our 2021 SEXtember sponsors for making this possible!
Head to UniDays to get 50% off for SEPTEMBER only and register now for our SEXtember events to win $10 coupons from Frenchie!
Check out this giveaway. Over $200 worth of sexual wellness goodness to be won!
Ask me I'm a Doctor
Thursday 16 Sept | 5pm - 6:30pm
Got a question you're too embarrassed to ask in person, then join our sex-positive doctors and health professionals as they answer your tricky, sticky and sometimes riskay sexual health questions.
SEXtember Yarning Circle
Thursday 16 Sept | 6pm to 7pm
Join Kevin Heath, Aboriginal Health Promotion Officer HARP for a Yarning Circle, aimed to create connection and provide a safe space for exploration of culture, justice, health and wellbeing for First Nations peoples.
PGC Weekly Podcast
Friday 17 Sept | 5pm - 6pm
Sex, relationships and post-graduate study - how can you make it work? Join our special SEXtember edition where we'll discuss with UNSW sexual health professionals tips and tricks to help optimise your sexual wellbeing and post-graduate studies.
SEXtember Trivia Night
Friday 17 Sept | 6pm - 8pm
Grab a couple friends and come along to our SEXtember Trivia Night! With multiple rounds covering all things from pop culture, to sexual health literacy, you won't regret spending your Friday night with some mates and have the chance to WIN!