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Where To Get Free Condoms

Here’s a comprehensive list of where you can get free condoms from across Australia. If you know of a place that isn’t listed, or needs updating please contact us and we’ll keep this list current. Please note many centres may have alternative hours during COVID-19 so best call ahead to check they’re open before dropping […]

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A Guide to Japanese Condoms

Ah Japan…the birthplace of the kimono, sushi, karate, sumo and erm, ultra-thin condoms?! Thats right, in the condom world Japan is famous for producing some of the thinnest condoms ever seen. Here’s what you need to know about Japanese condoms. Sagami Sagami Rubber Industry Co., Ltd. (Atsugi City, Kanagawa Prefecture) were founded in 1934 and […]

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Condom Brands of The World

Durex Synonymous with condoms, Durex have been selling condoms in Australia since the 1890’s. Popular condoms from include Durex Fetherlite Ultra Thin and delaying condoms Extended Range. Durex website Four Seasons Four Seasons are a highly innovative condom brand. They were the first manufacturer to introduce condoms catering for men of different sizes such as […]

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A Guide to Latex-Free Condoms

We’re fortunate to have so much choice in condoms today; small ones, large ones, ribbed, ultra-thin and every flavour you can imagine. However, latex allergy sufferers are not so lucky. Most male condoms have traditionally been made of latex material due to it’s properties of being easily malleable, safe, strong and affordable to manufacture. Unfortunately, […]

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How to Choose the Right Condom Size (Includes Condom Size Chart)

Condoms are a lot like a pair of jeans. They’re available in a range of sizes but these sizes are different for everyone. Theres nothing worse than a pair of jeans that are uncomfortably tight or loose. Once you find a pair that fits… they feel amazing and become your ‘go to’ However, unlike jeans, […]

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The Best Condoms of 2020

Condoms are available in so many different shapes, sizes, colours and materials that the choice can often be a little overwhelming. The huge variety of choice only makes it more difficult for you to know which is the most suitable. This article will help you understand how to identify the best condom for both you […]

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How to Use Condoms

Condoms are essential for safe sex, but are only effective in protecting against STD’s and pregnancy when used properly. Here’s our top tips to ensure proper usage; Step 1 – Store Condoms Properly Keep condoms away from heat and out of direct sunlight as this can weaken the latex which make condoms split or break […]

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How Effective are Condoms?

Latex condoms are highly effective in preventing pregnancy and the transmission of common STD’s, including HIV, during vaginal, oral, or anal intercourse. Condom Effectiveness in Pregnancy Condoms however are not as effective in preventing pregnancy as the other common birth control methods, including; The Pill (A hormone pill taken orally: 99.7% effective) Contraceptive Implant (A […]

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Are Condoms Good For Vaginas?

As if reducing the spread of STIs and helping prevent unwanted pregnancy wasn’t enough to want women to use condoms, new studies have found that condoms may have a positive influence on the creation of friendly bacteria for a healthy, happy vagina. Try using that as a chat up line… The study by researchers at […]

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The Complete History of Condoms

You may be surprised to learn that condoms have been used for thousands of years – both as a method of birth control and a form of protection against diseases. There have been a number of ingenious inventions as well as huge advances in design and production to provide the ultra-thin, cheap and effective condoms […]

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Common Condom Errors & How to Avoid Making Them

A study on contraceptive use by the World Health Organisation found that whilst condoms are typically more than 98% effective in preventing pregnancy and STIs, in practice, this was more like 85% due to improper use. To help you avoid this, we’ve put together ten common errors you can avoid when using condoms to ensure […]

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Spray on Condoms – The Invention that Didn’t Stick

Back in 2005 a super-bold inventor by the name of Jan Vinzenz Krause, of the Institute for Condom Consultancy in Germany, set about on a mission to finding the perfect fitting condom.

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How Much Do Condoms Cost?

The cost of condoms is dependant on where you buy them, brand, type and quantity. In Australia, condoms cost from $0.50 – $2 each from retail stores however condoms are also available for free from family planning clinics. Whats in this guide? Price comparison of 15 different condoms in Australia Comparison of condom cost by […]