The annual Mardi Gras Parade in Sydney, one of the biggest event for the LGBTQI community, started earlier. Although heavy downpour of rain across Sydney, thousands of revelers did not hinder them to attend this year’s colorful and inspiring event. This year’s festivities included Australia’s gay pride and icon, Kylie Minogue.
The 2012 Mardi Gras parade at Oxford and Flinders Streets, Taylor Square, Darlinghurst in Sydney will be streamed online tomorrow, March 4, at 7.30 pm (AEDT) on http://www.mardigrastv.org.au. This is the first time that the parade will be watched online.
Further, the VIP Party held at the Sheraton On the Park last thursday, ARIA Hall of Famer, Kylie graced the event with a sultry red cocktail dress. In an interview when asked about what the gay and lesbian community mean to her she replied, “They have just been with me since the beginning; and even through harsh times. They pretty much adopted me…”.www.mardigras.org, Dan Boud and Destination NSW, James Brickwood, Janie Barrett, AFP, Reuters and AP.