Greens destination ads on gay hook-up application Grindr in front of 2014 state election

Greens destination ads on gay hook-up application Grindr in front of 2014 state election

By Henrietta Cook

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Their state election has become the final thing on homosexual guys’s minds if they’re trying to find casual intercourse.

However in what exactly is considered to be an Australian first, the Greens will market on homosexual hook-up application Grindr, focusing on voters when you look at the marginal and seat that is diverse of.

Greens prospect for Prahran Sam Hibbins stated the smartphone application, which links guys for casual intercourse, had been a cutting-edge method of attaining the community that is gay.

„It provides us a platform where we are able to achieve the homosexual community in Prahran,“ the 30-year-old Stonnington councillor said.

From 10 pm tonight, the ads that are geo-located appear whenever Grindr users in Prahran, Windsor, South Yarra and St Kilda East get on the application.

The very first advertising will ask Grindr users up to a pre-election occasion a few weeks with Mr Hibbins and Senator Sarah Hanson-Young during the Exchange, a well known Southern Yarra bar that is gay. (mehr …)