Scarlet Alliance, Australian Sex Worker Association

Mish Pony

Scarlet Alliance, Australian Sex Workers Association

Mish Pony has been involved in the sex worker rights movement and LGBTIQ health for a number of years, starting as a queer officer at the University of Sydney and a facilitator of ACON’s Fun & Esteem project.

Mish was the Trans Sex Worker Representative for Scarlet Alliance, Australian Sex Workers Association (Scarlet Alliance) 2009-2010, and 2011-2013, and International Spokesperson in 2010-2011.

They are currently the Administration Officer for Scarlet Alliance; and are a collective member of Camp Out Inc, an organisation that puts on an annual camp of LGBTIQ teenagers.

Mish has facilitated numerous workshops on trans*, queer and sex worker issues, as well as presenting at conferences around Australia.

Mish also runs a trans woman zine distro in their spare time and is part of a collective establishing a queer, women-focused land project in the Hunter Valley.