Were you at the first Mardi Gras held on 24 June 1978? Did you attend any of the subsequent marches and rallies in June, July and August 1978?
"For those I haven’t met, my name is Albert and I started as the CEO of the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras in January."
Today, 10 September 2020, is a special anniversary – on this day 50 years ago, a foundation stone was laid for what we today call our LGBTQI+ communities, in the form of a newspaper article which helped open plenty of closet doors.
As the end to 2020 draws near, it's time to look towards 2021 and the new season of Mardi Gras events. But many of you are asking us - what's possible now during COVID-19 restrictions?
Applications for ANZ & Mardi Gras Community Grants are now open for 2020!