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Jobs available at Mardi Gras

Posted on 30 Aug, 2018
Jobs available at Mardi Gras
Come join our team as we plan Mardi Gras 2019! We're now recruiting for a Festival Coordinator, Festival Hub Producer and a Business/Finance Manager.

Reaching rural and regional 78ers

Posted on 24 Aug, 2018
Reaching rural and regional 78ers
A number of 78ers live in regional and rural areas. Helen Gollan, who is a member of the SGLMG 78ers Committee, encourages 78ers living in rural and regional locations to get in touch.

Mardi Gras 2019 Festival Event Registrations Now Open!

Posted on 13 Aug, 2018
Mardi Gras 2019 Festival Event Registrations Now Open!
The 41st Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival starts on Friday 15 February, running through until Sunday 3 March 2019.

Police Commissioner apologises to 78ers

Posted on 09 Aug, 2018
Police Commissioner apologises to 78ers
Today NSW Police Commissioner Michael Fuller hosted an event for 78ers where he gave an official apology of behalf of the Police Force for the actions of Police 40 years ago.

Launching First Nations Rainbow

Posted on 01 Aug, 2018
Launching First Nations Rainbow
Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras is proud to support the launch of the new First Nations Rainbow organisation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who are LGBTQI.

Save the dates: LGBTQI FESTIVALS ACROSS AUSTRALIA/NZ

Posted on 18 Jul, 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.

Help us make 2019’s Parade even more spectacular!

Posted on 20 Jun, 2018
Help us make 2019’s Parade even more spectacular!
After such an incredible Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade in 2018, how are we going to top it next year?

Transforming Taylor Square with ’40 Years of Love’

Posted on 13 Jun, 2018
Transforming Taylor Square with ’40 Years of Love’
We got a sneak peek at the fabulous inflatable art installation coming to Taylor Square soon to mark four decades of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras.

Congratulations to Pride in Diversity's 2018 Employers of the Year

Posted on 29 May, 2018
Congratulations to Pride in Diversity's 2018 Employers of the Year
Pride in Diversity's annual Awards recognise leaders, individuals and networks who've made a significant impact on LGBTQI inclusion in the workplace.

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.

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

Posted on 14 Mar, 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.

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.

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!