Mardi Gras 2021 Parade: ‘2020… What a Drag!’

Mardi Gras 2021 Parade: ‘2020… What a Drag!’

Newcastle Pride celebrated Mardi Gras 2021 in epic style at the Sydney Cricket Ground by toasting the heroes of 2020 after a year of COVID restrictions and social distancing. The contingent of colourful Drag Queens and Drag Kings assembled at Moore Park in all of...
Mardi Gras Celebrations @ Charlestown Square

Mardi Gras Celebrations @ Charlestown Square

Charlestown Square’s Mardi Gras extra special celebrations was as fabulous as you would expect – with DJ / Drag Queens / Newcastle Pride Stall and of course our amazing Mardi Gras 2020 Float! Thursday Night Shoppers got to have their photo with Drag Queens...
Charlestown Square Mardi Gras 2021 Float Display

Charlestown Square Mardi Gras 2021 Float Display

The Newcastle Pride Mardi Gras 2021 Float is now on display at Charlestown Square in the Central Court! Be sure to check out the display, take some photos of yourself at the float and then enter the competition to win a $100 Charlestown Square Gift Card! This Thursday...
Mardi Gras 2021: Newcastle Viewing Party

Mardi Gras 2021: Newcastle Viewing Party

Newcastle Pride is super excited to announce that in collaboration with Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras and The Lass O’Gowrie Hotel, Mardi Gras is coming to Newcastle! Yes that’s right folks – this Saturday night (6th March) The Lass will be...
EXCITING NEWS!

EXCITING NEWS!

During this crazy COVID period the Newcastle Pride Committee have been busy preparing for 2021.Newcastle Pride is heading further afield to reach our amazing Hunter Region communities like never before!Under Newcastle Pride’s rainbow umbrella we registered the...
NEWCASTLE PRIDE FESTIVAL 2021 – August 12 –  Sept 5th

NEWCASTLE PRIDE FESTIVAL 2021 – August 12 – Sept 5th

Newcastle get READY! The Newcastle Pride Festival 2021 theme is “THIS IS ME”! Festival Period: Thursday 12th August 2021 – Sunday 5th September 2021! SAVE THE DATE! 2021 is set to be huge with an amazing program of LGBTIQ+ events including; Fair day,...
Mardi Gras 2021 Parade: “2020 Was Such a Drag Darl…”

Mardi Gras 2021 Parade: “2020 Was Such a Drag Darl…”

Newcastle Pride is extremely excited to announce we will again be featuring in the upcoming 2021 Mardi Gras Parade (Saturday, 6th March 2021). The theme for this year’s parade is ‘RISE’. Newcastle Pride is both metaphorically, and even literally, rising...
MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM NEWCASTLE PRIDE

MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM NEWCASTLE PRIDE

So after a year like no other… the hardworking Newcastle Pride team are taking a well-earned month off to rest and recharge so we can tackle 2021 the right way – we have 😎 MASSIVE 😎 plans for our community next year and we 😁 CAN’T WAIT 😁 to deliver...
WHAT A DRAG DARL! Limited edition tshirts

WHAT A DRAG DARL! Limited edition tshirts

Need something to fill Santa’s Sack before Christmas?! How about our NEW ‘What a Drag Darl’ limited edition t-shirt?!  2020 has been a year of challenges for everyone, and to commemorate the year, Newcastle Pride is bringing back the fun with our newest drag...
Newcastle Pride 2020 AGM Results

Newcastle Pride 2020 AGM Results

Good Evening Newcastle Pride Community! Newcastle Pride is proud to announce after conducting its 2020 AGM virtually (via the Zoom platform) the following candidates were elected to the following positions with their respective terms ending as outlined below:...
Trans Remembrance Day 2020: Civic Park Vigil

Trans Remembrance Day 2020: Civic Park Vigil

Newcastle Pride paused last Friday night to remember our lost, but definitely not forgotten, Trans brothers and sisters on Trans Remembrance Day. The Vigil was hosted by our friends over at the Hunter Gender Alliance, and was attended by members of the community,...
NOTICE: NEWCASTLE PRIDE INC 2020 AGM AND PROPOSED NEW CONSTITUTION

NOTICE: NEWCASTLE PRIDE INC 2020 AGM AND PROPOSED NEW CONSTITUTION

Attention Newcastle Pride Community, 2020 has been a year full of unprecedented challenges, stressors and setbacks which tested communities, public institutions, businesses and organisations around the globe, and Newcastle Pride was no exception to this. With our...
NEWCASTLE PRIDE – POP UP SHOP CHARLESTOWN SQUARE

NEWCASTLE PRIDE – POP UP SHOP CHARLESTOWN SQUARE

We’ll be at Charlestown Square Oct 19-25 with our Newcastle Pride Pop Up Shop. Come & say hi & check out our BRAND SPANKING NEW MERCH! We’ve got Pop Sockets & 2 new Tshirts Designs. The ‘ Wheel of Diveristy’ Tee & our fabulous...
EXCITING NEWS !

EXCITING NEWS !

During this crazy COVID period the Newcastle Pride Committee have been busy preparing for 2021.Newcastle Pride is heading further afield to reach our amazing Hunter Region communities like never before! Under Newcastle Pride’s rainbow umbrella we registered the...
WEAR IT PURPLE – WE ARE THE CHANGE

WEAR IT PURPLE – WE ARE THE CHANGE

WE ARE THE CHANGE Wear It Purple’s 2020 theme envisions the importance of encouragement, empowerment and emphasis on making effective change for LGBTQ+ folks and all minority groups.⁠⁠LGBTQ+ people exist in all diverse communities, ethnic backgrounds, religions,...
GLOBAL PRIDE 2020

GLOBAL PRIDE 2020

Today is the day… Global Pride 2020! ?️‍?? Watch from 3:00PM today via one of the links below. The broadcast will start with New Zealand before moving to Australia.  Newcastle Pride will indeed feature as part of the Australian contingent.  New...

Newcastle Pride respectfully acknowledges that our celebrations are held on the traditional Lands of the Awabakal and Worimi peoples. Always was, always will be Aboriginal Land.