We proudly provide a platform for our communities to share with the world.

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras is an LGBTQIA+ not-for-profit member-based organisation that produces the internationally recognised Mardi Gras Parade and Festival, and several other events and supportive initiatives throughout the year.

Sydney WorldPride 2023

You’re invited!

Presenting a truly global LGBTQIA+ pride festival.

First Nations People

We are committed to working closely with First Nations communities to celebrate and elevate First Nations LGBTQIA+ Sistergirl and Brotherboy culture.

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Brought to you with pride

Our festival would not be possible without the support of our partners who have an ongoing commitment to the community and what it stands for.

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Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we celebrate and work.

We pay our respects to Elders past and present and recognise the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities.

Always was, always will be Aboriginal Land.

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Acknowledgement of country

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras acknowledges that our events take place on Aboriginal land. We acknowledge the Gadigal, Cammeraygal, Bidigal, Darug and Dharawal people who are the Traditional Custodians of the Sydney Basin.

We pay our Respects to their Elders past and present. Always was Always will be Aboriginal Land.