You may think of syphilis as an infection that affected people back in the days of Henry VIII, but we’re here to tell you that syphilis is not only alive and well but is on the rise.
Over the past five years w […]
Talking about sex in real-life is part of our everyday here at Play Safe. For a lot of people though, especially those new to or experimenting with their sexuality, this topic of conversation isn’t always a c […]
With consent education becoming mandatory for schools in NSW and VIC, we thought it would be worth revisiting sexual education as a whole. Whether you graduated in the early 00’s, or you’re still riding the sch […]
So, you’re thinking about having penetrative sex for the first time? Penetrative sex (aka sexual intercourse) can be an enjoyable way to connect and get closer with someone. It’s healthy to want to experience it. […]
Hi @electric memes thanks so much for sharing.
My experience was having sex for the first time in a loving relationship with someone I had been with for years. We’d also been apart and done long distance. He was around the same age as you and although some people thought this was older, it didn’t bother us as we knew we’d waited for it to be…[Read more]
A fulfilling sex life doesn’t look the same for everyone. Some love the intimacy of an exclusive relationship, others enjoy experimenting with different sexual partners. There’s no ‘right’ way to enjoy your se […]
All people with a vagina have vaginal discharge (fluid or semi-solid substance that flows out of the vaginal opening). It’s a way the body maintains a healthy vagina. In fact, vaginal discharge is part of the v […]
I have a friend who has experienced Vaginismus and it’s a scary and concerning thing to go through. I just wanted to say to everyone in this thread though, I know she did find the right support with a physio who gave her exercises for her vagina. After some time of regularly working with them and strengthening that area, she did overcome the…[Read more]
Nurse Nettie, our resident sexual health expert, is available throughout the year to answer sexual health and relationship questions from young people across NSW.
All answers are 100% anonymous (always) but […]
@earthmama Hope the job hunt is going well! From experience, use this time to up-skill on all the things you’ve wanted to do – i learnt candle making, took painting classes, painted some of the rooms in my house – setting small life goals that keep you busy and tick off some achievements that that kill the downtime!
Before having sex, it’s important you have your partner’s consent, and that you give yours too. In this article we explore the who, what, when, where, how, and why of consent. We also look at the differences bet […]
It seems like everyone meets their partners online nowadays, and post COVID-19 lockdown it’s become even more popular to chat online. There’s no denying that internet dating is a great way to meet new people – w […]