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Save the dates: LGBTQI FESTIVALS ACROSS AUSTRALIA/NZ

Posted on 18 May, 2018
Save the dates: LGBTQI FESTIVALS ACROSS AUSTRALIA/NZ
Mark your calendars! Australia's Pride Festivals are listed below, in order of dates for the rest of 2018 and early 2019.

ANZ and Mardi Gras open LGBTQI community grants program

Posted on 17 May, 2018
ANZ and Mardi Gras open LGBTQI community grants program
Today ANZ and Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras announce applications are now open for their national LGBTQI community grants program.

The 2018 Mardi Gras Awards

Posted on 27 Apr, 2018
The 2018 Mardi Gras Awards
The 2018 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Awards recognises excellence across our spectacular 40th anniversary season of events, honouring those individuals and groups among us who go above and beyond to make the festival extra special.

Board Update: Looking ahead – what’s next for 2018?

Posted on 24 Apr, 2018
Board Update: Looking ahead – what’s next for 2018?
While we’re reflecting on an amazing 40th anniversary Mardi Gras season, April’s been a good chance to look at ways to make our festival even better, and work closer with our LGBTQI communities and allies.

EOI Social Justice Committee

Posted on 12 Apr, 2018
EOI Social Justice Committee
Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras is seeking Expressions of Interests from suitably qualified candidates to join our newly established Social Justice Committee.

RECORD NUMBERS GATHER TO CELEBRATE 40 YEARS OF MARDI GRAS

Posted on 05 Mar, 2018
RECORD NUMBERS GATHER TO CELEBRATE 40 YEARS OF MARDI GRAS
An estimated 300,000 spectators filled the streets to watch over 12,000 participants take part in the world’s biggest celebration of the LGBTQI community, the 40th annual Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade.

MARDI GRAS CELEBRATES 40 YEARS WITH A HUGE INFLATABLE ART INSTALLATION ON TAYLOR SQUARE

Posted on 23 Feb, 2018
MARDI GRAS CELEBRATES 40 YEARS WITH A HUGE INFLATABLE ART INSTALLATION ON TAYLOR SQUARE
A new fabulous inflatable art installation will take pride of place at Taylor Square to mark four decades of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras and cement the precinct’s place in its history.

Complete Mardi Gras Party line-up revealed!

Posted on 22 Feb, 2018
Complete Mardi Gras Party line-up revealed!
Australia's LGBTQI Party of the year is on Saturday 3 March, 2018. It’s our tribe, our people… our time for excess. Expect big surprises, incredible DJs and entertainers, mind-boggling lighting and extraordinary theatrics… both on and off stage!

FAIR DAY KICKS OFF THE FABULOUS 40TH CELEBRATIONS FOR MARDI GRAS

Posted on 13 Feb, 2018
FAIR DAY KICKS OFF THE FABULOUS 40TH CELEBRATIONS FOR MARDI GRAS
Fair Day returns to its home in Victoria Park in Camperdown on Sunday 18 February for a full day of entertainment and picnicking in the sun.

40 YEARS OF PASSION, PRIDE AND PROTEST ON SHOW AT MARDI GRAS’ MUSEUM OF LOVE & PROTEST

Posted on 10 Feb, 2018
40 YEARS OF PASSION, PRIDE AND PROTEST ON SHOW AT MARDI GRAS’ MUSEUM OF LOVE & PROTEST
A signature event for the 40th anniversary Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras celebrations, the Museum of Love & Protest, launches on Friday 16 February at the National Art School, Darlinghurst.

Hosts announced for Mardi Gras Parade on SBS!

Posted on 08 Feb, 2018
Hosts announced for Mardi Gras Parade on SBS!
Magda Szubanski and Joel Creasey join Urzila Carlson and Patrick Abboud to host the 40th Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras on SBS.

GOOGLE MARDI GRAS PARADE GRANT HELPS FUND 31 FABULOUS FLOATS

Posted on 08 Feb, 2018
GOOGLE MARDI GRAS PARADE GRANT HELPS FUND 31 FABULOUS FLOATS
Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras and supporting partner Google today announce the recipients of the second annual SGLMG Community Parade Grants Program.

40th Anniversary Mardi Gras Magazine on sale this week – here’s the cover!

Posted on 05 Feb, 2018
40th Anniversary Mardi Gras Magazine on sale this week – here’s the cover!
The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 40th Anniversary Magazine hits newsstands this Thursday and we LOVE the amazing cover!

Mardi Gras 2018 Party Anthems: 40 Years of Mardi Gras 2CD compilation

Posted on 04 Feb, 2018
Mardi Gras 2018 Party Anthems: 40 Years of Mardi Gras 2CD compilation
Celebrate #MardiGras40 with the party album of 2018. Includes four decades of Mardi Gras party favourites and much-loved gay anthems.

MARDI GRAS ANNOUNCES THE 78ERS COMMITTEE

Posted on 03 Feb, 2018
 MARDI GRAS  ANNOUNCES THE 78ERS COMMITTEE
Mardi Gras is delighted to have received eight nominations for the 78ers Committee, which will ensure that those members of GLBTQI communities who faced horrific treatment 40 years ago will have the opportunity to continue to contribute to the organisation’s future.