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It starts with you. Get tested #takeblaktion

Where can I get tested?

As easy as 1, 2, pee! You can test for most STIs by just peeing into a cup.

What is an STI test like?

Condoms are the only form of contraception that can protect against STIs.

When to use condoms?

More about Take Blaktion


You know the sayings: “be a smart Koori when you’re having a doori”, “if it’s not on, it’s not on”, “don’t be a bareback brother”. Let’s put this into practice by using condoms. Condoms are the best protection against STIs and unintended pregnancy.

We know you’ve seen those free condoms at the AMS. They are there for you and no one is judging, so be game and take a few!

Never used a condom before? Or don’t see the why you should? Check out this page before you make up your mind.


We check our blood pressure and we check our teeth. It’s now time to Take Blaktion and check our sexual health.

Did you know some STIs don’t have any symptoms? It’s important to get tested every year if you’re sexually active as you could have an STI and not know.

Getting tested is easy as! For most STI tests you only need to pee in a cup! It’s that easy. Don’t know where to get tested? Your doctor can help you out! They don’t share your business with anyone else. You can get tested at your local doctor, AMS, sexual health service or Family Planning clinic. To find the nearest service to you just enter your postcode here.

To find out more, this page has it all. It starts with you. Get tested.


If you get an STI it’s not the end of the world. It happens. Treatment can be as simple as taking a pill. It’s important that STIs are treated or they can have long term effects on your health. Click here to find out more.

Common STIs

Too shame to talk to anyone about STIs? Don’t know what they are? Click here to get the low down on everything you need to know.

Nurse Nettie

This Nurse Nettie one is deadly. She’ll tell you straight out and won’t muck around. She’s your cyber Aunty who will answer all your questions without growling on you! Message her here and she’ll get back to you in 24 hours (or after the weekend).