RETURN TO PIPERS 80’S FLASHBACK

RETURN TO PIPERS 80’S FLASHBACK

Get in the middle of a chain reaction, cause the only way is up! Get in your pink Cadillac and make your way to the love-shack baby! Let’s get ready to transport ourselves back to the golden age when shoulder pads were compulsory and fluro reigned! Reminisce with old...
The ‘Sea Of Hearts’ Returns Fair Day 2019

The ‘Sea Of Hearts’ Returns Fair Day 2019

The stunning ‘Sea Of Hearts’ art installation will be returning bigger and brighter than ever before for the 2019 Newcastle Pride Fair Day on Saturday 24th August.  The ‘Sea Of Hearts’ is a community-built art display in the shape of a giant heart and made up of...
TWISTED CABARET LAUNCH EVENT TWISTED SISTERS

TWISTED CABARET LAUNCH EVENT TWISTED SISTERS

Are you ready to get Twisted? Preparations are well underway for the bold and brash signature launch event of this year’s Newcastle Pride Festival, the Twisted Cabaret. Drags to Bitches, the award winning drag troupe who don’t lip sync (they actually sing!) are...
LOTL features Newcastle Pride Festival !

LOTL features Newcastle Pride Festival !

Newcastle Pride Is Back Following the acclaimed success of our inaugural 2018 Newcastle Pride Fair Day, the second annual Newcastle Pride Fair Day will be held Saturday 24th August 2019. BY LOTL STAFF  Newcastle Pride is an inclusive, vibrant and fun...
WHAT IS PRIDE? CELEBRATING DIVERSITY

WHAT IS PRIDE? CELEBRATING DIVERSITY

Pride is all about celebrating the amazing diversity in gender and sexual preference within our community. It’s all about inclusion and acceptance both within and outside our community. It’s about being proud, celebrating who you are, and having the freedom to be your...
NP WINS 2019 MARDI GRAS FAIR DAY STALL OF THE YEAR

NP WINS 2019 MARDI GRAS FAIR DAY STALL OF THE YEAR

On March 28, NP Founder, Lee-anne McDougall heard messenger ding. She opened the message to see a pic of the one and only Roxy Lola Voo holding a shiny award. Lee-anne said “who? Newcastle Pride? really? what for?” Newcastle Pride had received the award for Best Stall...
NP JOINS QUEENSCREEN AS SCREENING PARTNER IN 2019

NP JOINS QUEENSCREEN AS SCREENING PARTNER IN 2019

Newcastle Pride was very proud to be a screening partner for the Newcastle leg of the 2019 Mardi Gras Film Festival on Tour, and to be able to support Queerscreen via a donation from ticket sales from the Short ‘n’ Curlies Short Film Night held during the...
NP DAZZLES IN THEIR FIRST MG PARADE ENTRY

NP DAZZLES IN THEIR FIRST MG PARADE ENTRY

On Saturday, 2nd March, 2019, Newcastle Pride proudly and excitedly burst onto the parade route of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2019 Fearless themed Parade for the first time! Ellen Jessica (choreographer) volunteered to lead the group and teach us a routine...

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.