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Congrats to Ireland and to any Irish Paizoites who this affects.
NZ passed gay marriage by private members bill on a conscience vote, I think last year. Our governing party was mildly against it but enough MPs crossed the floor for it to happen.
So now we get to be where Australians go on same-sex wedding holidays to....
While we had had civil unions that offered much of the same rights since the early 2000s and as a country like to pride ourselves on being socially forward, male homosexuality was only decriminalised here in the mid-80s (while I'm complaining from a social justice angle, personally I am very glad of it as if it had been legal earlier my parent would never have married and had me).
In an unrelated anecdote of LGBT, I was at a tabletop gaming thing waiting for my GM to arrive and chatting to other people waiting when the conversation revealed that 6 of the 10 people waiting had at some point been involved in the university student union's queer support group and that all the letter of LGBT were being represented. I choose to believe that shows that roleplayers are an inclusive lot, and that everyone feels welcome.