The best place to watch the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2018 in Sydney

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The annual Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras is celebrating one hell of a milestone in 2018, the 40th anniversary of boots-on-the-ground campaigning for equality. Now we’ve achieved it, it’s more about party times and the celebration of getting there and this year, there’s no better place to take part than the Pullman Hotel Hyde […]

Drag Queen Felicity Frockaccino on the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2018

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Sydney is known for three things: its beaches, its renowned Mardi Gras and its dazzling drag queens. Felicity Frockaccino is one such drag artist of many a year whose personality and persistence in the game has led her to a special spot in the hearts of many and the rabid competition of international pop singer, […]

RuPaul just met her match this Sydney Mardi Gras season: Deliveroo’s ROO-Paul

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The campest queen around, RuPaul may have just gotten her wig snatched this Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras by one local girl who’s putting her name on a different sort of crown; made of doughnuts! Sydney local drag artist Coco Jumbo and delivery rider Paul from food delivery service, Deliveroo, will be smashing out […]

Big news for Laneway Festival after Mardi Gras at the Beresford Hotel Sydney this year


It’s Mardi Gras season in Sydney and that means so many things. Namely the glitter comes out, the hair gets bigger, the heels get higher, the clothes get tighter and the muscles get bigger, all if not for one reason alone; the Mardi Gras day parties after the big parade. The social events of the […]

Sydney’s MLC Centre goes gay for Mardi Gras with rainbow stairs for the season

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Because a Mardi Gras brunch, a Mardi Gras photography exhibition and a Mardi Gras cocktail just don’t seem to be enough, we bring you another Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras installation that’ll have you feeling festive. In celebration of diversity, equality and innovation, Sydney’s MLC Centre has unveiled an all-new addition to its iconic MLC […]

The Absolut Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras official cocktail has come out

The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras has descended on Sydney and this year; it’s big! The 40th anniversary of the parade that took the city by storm, and since, the world, celebrating equality, same-love and acceptance – and just a damn good time. So to celebrate, Absolut Vodka have again taken the lead on […]

Mardi Gras and Merivale celebrate gay at the Beresford with ‘We Are Colourful’ exhibition

It’s Mardi Gras time and that means colour, glitter and whole lotta gay descend upon not only Sydney, but the country in an explosion of acceptance, gender equality and happiness the country-over. And what better way to celebrate all this goodness than with a colourfully-charged photography exhibition by photographer Mat Baker in conjunction with this […]

Priscilla Queen of the Desert will make your life worth living in Melbourne


It’s a hoot! It’s a romp! It’s a glam, camp spectacle! Priscilla Queen of the Desert has landed back in Melbourne and has very quickly become one of the must see musicals of the season. Not only is the stellar cast incredible, but the sets, the costumes, and the orchestra are delivering a fantastic new […]

Meet the drag queen: Lazy Susan

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It’s not every day you’re kicked out of a competition twice only to emerge the winner. Unless, of course, your name is Lazy Susan. The Melbourne drag queen might only be approaching her six month hump in drag, but what the self-proclaimed big ol’ campy faggot of a motherless drag queen might lack in experience […]

Meet the drag queen: DJ Kitty Glitter

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If you’d asked Ozan as a kid what he’d be when he grew up, he would have told you it would involve music and creativity somehow. Though no one saw just how creative that would be. He knew he was determined to be big, but never thought he’d be doing it all in a dress […]

Leading drag photographer Magnus Hastings and his first book, ‘Why Drag?’

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When you ask Magnus Hastings why he wanted to create a book devoted to the creativity and lady-like wonder of the drag queen, his reasoning is simple: “Because drag is everything!” He will tell you with enthusiasm. Adore shower curtain is finally back in stock Available from my website ??#adoredelano #magnushastings #whydrag A post […]

Meet the drag queen: Hannah Conda

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As he walked through a shopping centre in York WA, dressed in a tutu, purple Diana Ross afro wig and a pair of plastic high heels he so affectionately dubbed ‘clip-clop’ shoes, it was obvious this young boy was meant for something different. Fast-forward about 20 years and the fully-fledged, full-time creative drag performer and […]