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For almost one hundred years, Sydney women have been able to bathe at Coogee's ladies-only pool, free from the prying eyes of pervy men. But much has changed since the McIver's Ladies Baths –…
For almost one hundred years, Sydney women have been able to bathe at Coogee's ladies-only pool, free from the prying eyes of pervy men.

But much has changed since the McIver's Ladies Baths — reserved for the exclusive use of women and small children -– opened in 1922.

Back in those days, England had a king, Australia had a Labor Prime Minister and women doing laps of the historic ocean pool had vaginas.

Fast forward to 2021.

England has had a queen for the longest time. The Liberal in the Lodge is unassailable. And women tucking penises in their swimsuits have bomb-dived all the other bathers looking for privacy at Coogee pool.

The gals at the Randwick and Coogee Ladies Swimming Association aren't against a bit of gender freestyling – they're swimming laps in the twenty-first entury, after all.

So they decided that trans women should be able to dip their toe in the women-only pool; provided that their trans sisters had fully transitioned, meaning their toe was the only thing being dipped in the water.

"Only transgender women who've undergone a gender reassignment surgery are allowed entry," the Swimming Association's website stated.

Cue outrage.

This was a clear case of ladies with vaginas discriminating against…
James Macpherson, Stephen Spartacus, Arthur Chrenkoff, James Allan, Kevin Andrews, Maurice Newman, Michael Baume, Rebecca Weisser, Jeremy Luke Bate, Peter Kurti
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