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 night (4th March) extra special celebrations are planned from 5:00PM with a DJ on site + a host of Drag Queens, and of course, the Newcastle Pride Stall.

We would love to see you at Charlestown Square to celebrate Mardi Gras 2021: RISE!

The float is on display until Sunday 7th March.

Charlestown Square released the following media statement about the exciting ongoing partnership between itself and Newcastle Pride Inc.:

“At Charlie, we are committed to supporting and fostering diverse and inclusive communities. We are a place that celebrates diversity, individuality and acceptance of all our customers and visitors. Recognising that many of our customers, tenants and visitors are members of the LGBTIQ+ community we are super excited to announce our partnership with @newcastleprideinc.​ All next week you can find the @newcastleprideinc Mardi Gras float in Centre Court with special celebrations on Thursday night with live music and Drag Queens.”

For more information about Charlestown Square’s partnership with Newcastle Pride Inc. follow this link:

https://www.charlestownsquare.com.au/campaigns/show-your-pride

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.