Newcastle Pride Festival

7 Oct – 6 Nov 2022

Equality | Diversity | Inclusion | Respect

We are thrilled to be BACK with our annual LGBTIQA+ Arts and Cultural Festival with an amazing month-long program of out ’n’ proud glamorous and inclusive safe events. Our festival and events create social connection for the queer community, friends and allies.

FREE official Festival Launch Friday October 7, 2022 | 6pm til 10.00pm | Civic Park: Come one, come all for the Raising of the Progress Flag in Civic Park Newcastle at 6pm dress in your most queer, camp, outrageous, twisted rainbow getup for a group photo to mark this inaugural launch. After the formalities, kick up your heels and take part in all the festivities at OUT at the Carnivale. Cruze sideshow alley, toss a handbag while being entertained by some of Newcastle’s finest performers.

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We acknowledge the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and recognise their continuing connection to land, waters and culture. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.