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Mardi Gras 2020 Festival Event Registrations Now Open!

Posted on 19 Aug, 2019
Mardi Gras 2020 Festival Event Registrations Now Open!
2020's Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival starts on Friday 14 February, running through until Sunday 1 March.

2020 Mardi Gras Party will stay at the Hordern while RHI is redeveloped

Posted on 14 Aug, 2019
2020 Mardi Gras Party will stay at the Hordern while RHI is redeveloped
The biggest LGBTQI Party of the year is confirmed to be held at the Hordern Pavilion and surrounding precinct.

Alex Greenwich: Supporting Sydney's bid for WorldPride 2023

Posted on 12 Aug, 2019
Alex Greenwich: Supporting Sydney's bid for WorldPride 2023
"Hosting WorldPride in Sydney will put the world's focus on the Asia-Pacific region and will encourage and bring together activists from around the world to make our region a fairer and more equal place for all."

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST - Parade Producer

Posted on 31 Jul, 2019
EXPRESSION OF INTEREST - Parade Producer
Expressions of interest are invited from suitably qualified event producers for the role of Parade Producer for the 2020 Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival.

Sydney's WorldPride 2023 bid is in!

Posted on 29 Jul, 2019
Sydney's WorldPride 2023 bid is in!
It's official! Sydney is one of three cities competing to host WorldPride 2023. Here's an update.

Mardi Gras and City Gym - Announcing our healthy partnership

Posted on 22 Jul, 2019
Mardi Gras and City Gym - Announcing our healthy partnership
Mardi Gras and City Gym Sydney are proud to announce a new partnership which will extend the fitness industry icon’s long history of support for the LGBTQI communities with a special discount offer for all Mardi Gras members.

Reaching out to rural and regional 78ers

Posted on 16 Jul, 2019
Reaching out to 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.

Save the dates: LGBTQI FESTIVALS ACROSS AUSTRALIA/NZ

Posted on 02 Jul, 2019
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 2019.

Mardi Gras bids for WorldPride 2023

Posted on 08 Jun, 2019
Mardi Gras bids for WorldPride 2023
Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras today announces our formal bid for WorldPride 2023!

Mardi Gras CEO Terese Casu is stepping down

Posted on 07 Jun, 2019
Mardi Gras CEO Terese Casu is stepping down
Terese Casu is stepping down as CEO of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras in her fourth year in the role.

An update about our Community Consultation

Posted on 14 May, 2019
An update about our Community Consultation
What's in our name?

Remembering Daphne Dunne

Posted on 13 May, 2019
Remembering Daphne Dunne
A very special friend of Mardi Gras passed away recently aged 99.

Remembering Ron Austin

Posted on 13 Apr, 2019
Remembering Ron Austin
The Board and staff of Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras express their sadness at the death of legendary 78er Ron Austin. Ron passed away on the morning of April 13 at the age of 90.  

Consulting Our Community About Our Name - Thank You

Posted on 10 Apr, 2019
Consulting Our Community About Our Name - Thank You
THANK YOU to everyone who attended Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras’ Community Consultation Forum at the Eternity Theatre in Darlinghurst on Sunday 7 April.

Mardi Gras Board Condemns Stoning For Gay Sex

Posted on 06 Apr, 2019
Mardi Gras Board Condemns Stoning For Gay Sex
The Board of Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras has welcomed the Australian Government’s condemnation of the announcement by the Sultan of Brunei that Brunei will introduce death by stoning for gay sex and adultery.