Access and Inclusion


Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras welcomes visitors from around Australia and across the globe. Mardi Gras was founded on the values of acceptance and inclusion. We aim to ensure our events are as welcoming and accessible as possible.

Below is a listing of the accessibility options provided at various events and across the festival.

For information about Accessibility options at 2022's Mardi Gras Parade at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Saturday 6 March, click here.


Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access varies from venue to venue. To check a venue's wheelchair accessibility, look for the wheelchair access symbol on the page listing and on the event page on the website.


AUSLAN Interpreted

Auslan interpreters will feature at several Mardi Gras events and performances. To check an events Auslan Interpreted status, look for the Auslan access symbol on the page listing and on the event page on the website.


Assistive Listening Systems

Assistive Listening Systems provide hearing augmentation and amplification.


Companion Card

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras proudly supports the Companion Card program. Patrons who require the assistance of a companion or carer can receive a complimentary ticket issued to the Companion Card holder.

We're here to help

Please get in touch with our team to discuss your access requirements.
Call +61 2 9383 0900 or email accessibility@mardigrasarts.org.au