New South Wales

APN Sydney Harbour Bridge ABC NewsSydney Festival
January 2019** (dates to be confirmed)

Better Together Conference
11 – 12 January 2019

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 
15 February – 3 March 2019 (dates to be confirmed)

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Fair Day
Sunday 17 February 2019

Queer Screen – Mardi Gras Film Festival
February – March 2019 (dates to be confirmed)

Bear Essentials (Sydney)
February – March 2019 (dates to be confirmed)

Rainbow on the Plains (Hay)
March 2019 (dates to be confirmed)

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade
Saturday 2 March 2019

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Party
Saturday 2 March 2019

Tropical Fruits Easter Party (Lismore)
Saturday 20 April 2019 (date to be confirmed)

Health in Difference Conference
11 – 13 April 2018

Sydney Comedy Festival
23 April – 20 May 2018**

Border Pride Fair Day (Albury / Wodonga)
Saturday 19 May 2018

Sydney Candlelight Memorial
Sunday 20 May 2018

The GLORIAs
Wednesday 16 May 2018

Sydney Film Festival
6 – 17 June 2018**

Sydney Pride Festival 
15 – 30 June 2018

Tropical Fruits Queen’s Birthday Party (Lismore)
Saturday 9 June 2018

Aurora Ball 2018 (Sydney)
30 June 2018 (sold out)

Lismore Lantern Parade (Northern NSW)
Saturday 23 June 2018**

Newcastle Pride
24 – 26 August 2018

Tropical Fruits Fruitopia Fairday (Lismore)
Saturday 26 August 2018

Sydney Fringe Festival
1 – 30 September 2018**

Broken Heel Festival (Broken Hill)
7 – 9 September 2018

Queer Screen Film Fest (Sydney)
September 2018 (dates to be confirmed)

Pokolbin Pride (Hunter Valley)
12 – 14 October 2018

Parramatta Pride Picnic
October 2018 (date to be confirmed)

Tropical Fruits New Year’s Eve Festival (Lismore)
29 December 2018 – 2 January 2019

If your festival or event is not listed above, and you would like to submit for consideration, please send an email to: reception@australianpridenetwork.com.au Your festival or event must be not-for-profit and primarily coordinated by those who identify as LGBTIQ. (Events organised by individuals or commercial entities will not be considered)

Image: Sydney Harbour Bridge

Note: ** festival contains significant LGBTIQ content