Victoria

Shepparton Rainbow CowMidsumma Festival 
20 January – 10 February 2019

Midsumma Carnival
Sunday 20 January 2019

Pride March
Sunday 3 February 2019

Geelong Rainbow Festival
February 2019 (dates to be confirmed)

Gaytimes Festival (Lake Mountain Alpine Resort)
February 2019 (dates to be confirmed)

ChillOut Festival (Daylesford)
8 – 13 March 2019

ChillOut Carnival (Daylesford)
Sunday 10 March 2019

Melbourne Queer Film Festival 
March 2019 (dates to be confirmed)

Geelong Queer Film Festival
April 2019 (dates to be confirmed)

Melbourne International Comedy Festival
27 March – 21 April 2019**

Bendigo Queer Film Festival
April 2019 (dates to be confirmed)

Castlemaine Pride
April 2019 (date to be confirmed)

Pride Cup (Yarra Glen)
April 2019 (date to be confirmed)

St Kilda Film Festival
17 – 26 May 2018**

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

International AIDS Candlelight Memorial (Melbourne)
Sunday 20 May 2018

Winter Chillen’ (Daylesford)
1 – 3 June 2018

Southern HiBearnation
11 – 17 June 2018

Melbourne Cabaret Festival
19 June – 1 July 2018

Queer Expo (St Kilda Town Hall)
30 June – 1 July 2018

Melbourne International Film Festival
2  -19 August 2018**

A Week of Leather
6 – 12 August 2018

Midwinta Gala
Saturday 4 August 2018

The Flapper’s Ball (Daylesford)
September 2018 (date to be confirmed)

Melbourne Fringe
13 – 30 September 2018**

Australian GLBTIQ Multicultural Council National Conference
21 – 23 September 2018

Ballarat Frolic Festival
October 2018 (dates to be confirmed)

Northside Bizarre
October 2018 (date to be confirmed)

GLOBE Community Awards
October 2018 (date to be confirmed)

OUT in the OPEN Festival (Shepparton)
1 – 4 November 2018

OUT in the OPEN Carnival Day (Shepparton)
Saturday 3 November 2018

Midsumma Bake-Off 2018
Sunday 14 October 2018

Beartopia Daylesford
December 2018 (dates to be confirmed)

ChillOuts’ Country Pride Cake Bake-Off (Daylesford)
December 2018 (date to be confirmed)

Carols by Queerlight
December 2018 (date to confirmed)

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: Rainbow Cow in Shepparton

Note: ** festival contains significant LGBTIQ content