Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2017

Your Mardi Gras news hub. Everything that's happening!

Mardi Gras season is finally here and there are so many ways to tune in and celebrate!
“We gather too often for inequality. This is an opportunity to focus on the celebration of their lives and achievements.”
The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Fair Day is a yearly highlight of the city's LGBT+ calendar featuring entertainment, community engagement stalls, fashion...
"It’s a closer step towards people acknowledged as people, and not their cultural-assigned birth labels. It’s a chance to push the envelope and emphasise the...
Will 'Nanette' be Hannah Gadsby's last stand-up tour?!
Join our host Patrick Abboud as he presents a diverse season of LGBTQI cinema. Mondays on SBS VICELAND.


Celebrating the diversity of sexuality in Australia and its multicultural communities. The latest news, comment and analysis.

A new campaign fronted by radio personalities Lisa Daniel and Dee Mason busts myths around cervical screening in the LGBTQI+ community.
The church is urging the Supreme Court to allow transgender discrimination in the name of religious freedom.
The Caldwell Presbyterian Church is known as an LGBT+ friendly, all inclusive place of worship.
"These events have the ability to connect people with a like-minded community that could potentially save our lives. They help embolden the queer community to be...
Research shows that elderly LGBT+ people are more likely to experience discrimination, loneliness and isolation in old age than their heterosexual peers.

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Arts, entertainment, culture, movies. Living large with no rules, all style.

All the can't miss queer movies, TV shows and docos we've got coming up in the next fortnight.
"There is a popular misconception that once a trans person has medically transitioned, and settled into a ‘mainstream’ lifestyle, that all the struggles,...
Instead of rejecting payments from the notoriously anti-gay fast-food chain, Grace Slick is using them for good.
The singer shared a picture of himself and his rumoured boyfriend for a Qantas campaign.
In New Orleans during Mardi Gras, one cake reigns supreme - king cake.

Queue up these LGBTQI movies, docos and news stories

SBS2 Monday, February 20, 2017 - 23:25
In this brilliant and yet confronting film, Ari (Alex Dimitriades)...
Web Exclusive Friday, February 3, 2017 - 00:00
As Magdalena's 15th birthday approaches, her simple, blissful...
Web Exclusive Monday, August 1, 2016 - 00:00
Oliver meets Anna only months after his father has passed away. This...
Web Exclusive Friday, May 20, 2016 - 00:00
Maarit is a beautiful, intelligent woman - and used to be a man. She...
Web Exclusive Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 00:00
Former Danish servicemen Lars and Jimmy are thrown together while...
Web Exclusive Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 00:00
Shirin is struggling to become an ideal Persian daughter, politically...
Web Exclusive Monday, June 1, 2015 - 00:00
At Goodkind High School, a group of students of varying sexual...
Web Exclusive Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 00:00
Mousse and Louis are young, beautiful and in love – but their lives...
Web Exclusive Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 00:00
Based upon the incredible true story of Nong Toom (Asanee Suwan) – a...
Web Exclusive Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 00:00
In this re-creation of the UK glam rock scene of the early '70s...
Web Exclusive Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 00:00
Ten-year-old Laure moves to a new apartment with her parents and...
Web Exclusive Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 00:00
The devastating legacy of a love affair between a Jewish inmate and a...

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New exhibition 'Good Looking' showcases some of Sydney's best Indigenous queer artists to ensure LGBTQI activism has an Indigenous voice.