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Basil Zempilas: I’m sorry for trans comments and they don’t represent my values
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Newly-elected Perth mayor Basil Zempilas is slammed by LGBT groups for insensitive comments
October, told Perth listeners of his radio show on Wednesday that it was 'wrong' for a person to identify as a gender they were not born as.

TV personality and newly elected Perth Lord Mayor Basil Zempilas slammed for ’repugnant’ comments
Radio host and former Weekend Sunrise presenter Basil Zempilas has been in his new job as Perth Lord Mayor for a week and he’s already caused a stir.

Perth Lord Mayor Basil Zempilas apologises for comments on trans people as backlash grows
Perth Lord Mayor and media personality Basil Zempilas apologises to transgender people and admits he "forgot" his new role as an elected representative while hosting his morning radio show, as ...

Gaffe-prone Channel Seven star-turned Perth Lord Mayor Basil Zempilas makes a grovelling apology to transgender people for 'if you've got a penis, you're a bloke' jibe - after ...
TV star-turned Perth Lord Mayor, Basil Zempilas, has been forced to apologise for his 'insensitive' jibe insulting transgender people. The breakfast host, 49, who was elected just two weeks ago, told ...

New Perth Lord Mayor Basil Zempilas apologises for transgender ‘joke’
Newly elected Perth Lord Mayor Basil Zempilas has apologised and promised to do better after he found himself in hot water over controversial comments he made on-air about gender.

Perth Mayor Basil Zempilas apologises for transphobic comments
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Perth Lord Mayor Basil Zempilas concedes he has ‘to be better’ following transgender ‘joke’
Basil Zempilas has conceded he has ‘to be better’ in his role as Perth’s Lord Mayor after remarks he made on radio that genitals determine a person’s gender.

6PR’s Basil Zempilas apologises over transgender comments
PR’s Breakfast co-host, and recently elected Lord Mayor of Perth, Basil Zempilas has apologised for offensive comments he made about transgender people. On air on Wednesday morning, the media ...

Perth Lord Mayor Basil Zempilas under fire over 'repugnant, bigoted' transgender comments
The comments come just weeks before Perth's biggest LGBTQI festival, which has been sponsored by the council for two decades.

Equality groups criticise Perth Lord Mayor Basil Zempilas over comments on transgender people
Basil Zempilas made comments about transgender people on his 6PR radio show Equality groups say Mr Zempilas's statements were "bigoted" and "narrow minded" Mr Zempilas told a Perth publication he will ...

Push to move Perth Pride festival after Basil Zempilas’ ‘harmful’ comments on gender identity
Perth’s newly elected lord mayor Basil Zempilas’ faced criticism from transgender groups and health experts for comments described as ‘transphobic’ made during a breakfast radio program he co-hosts.