Articles tagged with: Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras

Mar05

Mardi Gras hailed a success as 100s of 1000s gather to celebrate LGBTI pride

POSTED ON // Sunday, 05 March 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Mardi Gras hailed a success as 100s of 1000s gather to celebrate LGBTI pride

Not even the rain could dampen spirits as over 250,000 people took to Oxford Street on Saturday night to watch the annual Sydney Mardi Gras Parade.

 

Feb18

SX’s Bears Guide to Mardi Gras

POSTED ON // Saturday, 18 February 2017 Written by // SX Team

SX’s Bears Guide to Mardi Gras

Looking to supersize your Mardi Gras? Check out our special bears guide to what’s hot and hairy this festive season.

Feb15

No holes Bard: What happens when you adapt Shakespeare for a gay porn audience?

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 15 February 2017 Written by // Andrew Shaw

No holes Bard: What happens when you adapt Shakespeare for a gay porn audience?

What happens when a porn producer decides to adapt Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night? Find out at Sibils Collective’s 12 Inch Night, part of the Mardi Gras Festival.

Feb03

Confirmed: This year's Fair Day is at Camperdown Memorial Rest Park

POSTED ON // Friday, 03 February 2017 Written by // Reg Domingo

Confirmed: This year's Fair Day is at Camperdown Memorial Rest Park

Camperdown Memorial Rest Park in Newtown is the location of this year’s Fair Day, it has been announced.

Jan31

Calls for free access for community photographers to parade route prompt new Mardi Gras policy

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 31 January 2017 Written by // Reg Domingo

Calls for free access for community photographers to parade route prompt new Mardi Gras policy

An assessment panel will be formed by Sydney Mardi Gras to determine applications from photographers and videographers for free access to the parade route.

Jan30

Sydney's pop-up Bear Bar heats up with queer US rapper Rica Shay

POSTED ON // Monday, 30 January 2017 Written by // Gay Life Team

Sydney's pop-up Bear Bar heats up with queer US rapper Rica Shay

LA-based hip hop artist Rica Shay is set to make a surprise appearance at Sydney’s pop-up Bear Bar during Mardi Gras.

Jan30

Doggywood gets new leash of life at Mardi Gras Fair Day

POSTED ON // Monday, 30 January 2017 Written by // Reg Domingo

Doggywood gets new leash of life at Mardi Gras Fair Day

Doggywood, the beloved dog program at Mardi Gras Fair Day, is getting a fabulous revamp this year with ACON now taking the lead. 

Nov12

Mardi Gras members vote to not invite Malcolm Turnbull to next year’s parade

POSTED ON // Saturday, 12 November 2016 Written by // Reg Domingo

Mardi Gras members vote to not invite Malcolm Turnbull to next year’s parade

The Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will not be attending next year’s Mardi Gras Parade as an official VIP guest, members have voted.

Nov11

Sydney Mardi Gras to report surplus at AGM

POSTED ON // Friday, 11 November 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Sydney Mardi Gras to report surplus at AGM

Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras is set to report a modest surplus of $183,068 at this year’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) as the organisation emerges from a period of restructuring and changes in governance. 

Nov02

Mardi Gras board elections: Voting underway after few hiccups

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 02 November 2016 Written by // Reg Domingo

Mardi Gras board elections: Voting underway after few hiccups

Voting is finally underway for the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Board elections after encountering a few hiccups.