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With the potential marriage equality plebiscite continuing to dominate both the media and the new parliament, Tropical Mardi Gras Cairns has announced a Marriage Equality Forum as part of its popular Fair Day in October. The Forum will involve politicians and guest speakers, including representatives from Australian Marriage Equality, the main national advocacy group in […]

Mardi Gras Film Festival Starts Thursday!

Thursday 18 February – Thursday 3 March The 23rd Mardi Gras Film Festival is just two sleeps away and we are getting very excited! In this eNews we are focussing on the diverse range of Australian films we have in store for you, including the excellent Starting From… Now! (pictured above), as well as letting you know which films are […]

Panel Announced for Out To Win Screening!

Sunday 28 February 7:30pm – Event Cinemas George St The 23rd Mardi Gras Film Festival starts in 1 week and Queer Screen is thrilled to announce that Australian sporting stars Ian Thorpe (pictured above), Matthew Mitcham, Sally Shipard, Daniel Kowalski, Shelly Gorman-Sandie and Casey Conway will form a panel discussion about being elite gay athletes as part of our […]

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