Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2018

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!
Cher, icon extraodinaire and special guest of Mardi Gras 2018, is also the supreme reigning queen of Twitter - for good reason.
Cool fact: In French, 'Mardi Gras' means 'Fat Tuesdays'.
A gloriously life-affirming documentary that illuminates not only the fascinating personal stories of each of the competitors, but also the broader issues faced...
The countdown is on!
The first Mardi Gras march started at 10.30am from Sydney Town Hall, followed by a festival at Taylor Square at 10pm.
It's now confirmed the pop superstar and LGBTQI+ icon will headline the official Mardi Gras Party in March this year.

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Ahead of tonight's SBS broadcast, we've rounded up some of the best outfits and parade moments from last night's Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras.
Rainbow-licious food for your Mardi Gras party! We're celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with a colourful bang.
The Sydney Mardi Gras is many things. It’s a celebration of pride. It’s a show of gratitude to the 78ers. It’s an excuse to dance like nobody’s watching, and it’s...
A record 200 groups were represented in the 2018 Mardi Gras Parade, making it the biggest to date.
SBS On Demand has launched 'Queer for Short: Home Grown', a series of short films showcasing LGBTIQ+ stories from teams of emerging filmmakers across NSW.