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Alleged Mardi Gras altercation

On a night otherwise unmarred by the violent incidents which struck last year’s Mardi Gras, one participant has reported an altercation with a man in the Liberal Party float. Paul Kidd, 49, was marching with “Operation Border Insecurity”, a political float raising concerns about the federal government’s policies, particularly in regard to asylum seekers. He […]

Colour burst: a sneak peek at the parade

In keeping with the 2014 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras theme ‘Kaleidoscope,’ the floats and costumes of the parade will be bursting with colour. This week City Hub went behind the scenes of the Mardi Gras Creative Workshop as preparations for this year’s parade come to a head. Angela Sinnett, manager of the workshop, […]