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Sydney WorldPride 2024, Australia

16 February - 3 March

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Sydney WorldPride 2024 is the most colourful LGBTQ+ celebration in the southern hemisphere, and one of the largest in the world. The festival takes place in February and March in New South Wales and incorporates Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras.

The first World Pride in the Southern Hemisphere, Sydney Pride marks the 50th anniversary of the Australian Gay Pride Week, and the 5th of marriage equality in Australia.

Sydney WorldPride
Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2019, Sydney, credit Jeffrey Fengr.

Sydney World Pride 2024

Some half a million people are expected to participate in the World Pride Sydney, with in excess of 300 events scheduled, making it a must-attend event should you be in the New South Wales capital at the time.

The World Pride 2024 even is not simply about having a good time as it has a serious side too. Parallel to Sydney WorldPride 2024, will be a Human Rights Conference focusing on issues relating to discrimination against people due to their sexual orientation or identity.

Sydney WorldPride 2024 Dates

The Pride Sydney event will take place from 16 February to 3 March, 2024.

Where is the Pride Sydney Event?

Events will be held throughout Sydney.

World Pride 2024 Event Programme

The full Festival Guide can be found here. Tickets can be purchased here.

The World Pride 2024 festival is bound to be lots of fun, with many activities planned. Highlights of this year’s Pride include:

17 February : Ultraviolet

24 February: Bondi Beach Party,

2 March: Mardi Gras Party

If you would like more details of what is scheduled during the festival, please click here.

The Amsterdam Rainbow Dress in Sydney - Sydney WorldPride 2023 -Credit Cassandra Hannagan 1
The Amsterdam Rainbow Dress in Sydney – Sydney World Pride 2023, Credit Cassandra Hannagan

Things To Do in Sydney

Sydney is truly one of the most spectacular cities in the world to visit. For inspiration on what to do in Sydney, visit the offical tourism website. If you are looking for gay events Sydney you could well look here.

Main image: Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2019, Sydney, credit Jeffrey Feng. All images supplied by organisers.


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Mark Bibby Jackson

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Before setting up Travel Begins at 40, Mark was the publisher of AsiaLIFE Cambodia and a freelance travel writer. When he is not packing and unpacking his travelling bag, Mark writes novels, including To Cook A Spider and Peppered Justice. He loves walking, eating, tasting beer, isolation and arthouse movies, as well as talking to strangers on planes, buses and trains whenever possible. Most at home when not at home.

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3 thoughts on “Sydney WorldPride 2024, Australia

  1. How can I be part of the gay pride,
    I a leader of an LGBTQ+
    can I get an invitation
    wanted also to know other LGBTQ+ events

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