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PHOTOS: Perth celebrates 30 years of Pride with 2019 parade

The streets of Northbridge were awash with rainbows and glitter on Saturday 30th November, celebrating 30 years of Pride in Western Australia. This year saw a record number of floats take to the streets, with 115 organisations marching down William, Aberdeen, Lake and James streets. Check out some highlights below, flip through the gallery above […]

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Bankwest renew their support for Pride WA and take part in the parade

Bankwest renew their support for Pride WA and take part in the parade

Bankwest has reaffirmed its support for the LGBTIQ+ community by renewing for the second year a sponsorship deal with Pride WA, the state’s largest LGBTIQ+ community group and the organiser of the annual Perth Pride Parade. Bankwest Executive General Manager Sinead Taylor said the sponsorship is a reflection of the passion Bankwest colleagues and leaders […]

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Do you have images of Pride Parades from years gone by?

Do you have images of Pride Parades from years gone by?

The State Library has revealed that their photographic collection has no images of the Pride Parade’s 30 year history. Now the library is hoping to rectify that with a public call out for images. The appeal was posted to the Library’s social media channels. “Pride in WA has changed a lot over 30 years! If […]

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Pride Sports Festival cancelled just weeks out from the event

Pride Sports Festival cancelled just weeks out from the event

  Perth’s hugely popular Pride Sports Festival has been cancelled just a fortnight out from the event. The 2018 event saw 181 athletes taking part in the event and over 500 spectators attending the six different sports that were presented. This year the festival attracted funding from Healthway and sponsorship from investment bank Macquarie. Organisers […]

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Fairday offers 100 community stalls as PrideFEST 2020 begins

Fairday offers 100 community stalls as PrideFEST 2020 begins

PrideFEST, Perth’s annual celebration of queer culture begins on Saturday 2nd November with the popular Fairday event. This year the community event returns to Hyde Park and over 100 community and business stalls will be featured in the presentation. There will be a fully serviced bar, heaps of food trucks, rides and activities for the […]

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Alcoa announce multi-year sponsorship of Pride WA

Alcoa announce multi-year sponsorship of Pride WA

Alcoa have announced they’ve signed on to support Pride WA in a three year sponsorship deal. Alcoa’s Pinjarra refinery manager Mark Hodgson told the Community Newspapers Group that partnering with Pride WA and participating in events like the annual parade showed the company’s ongoing commitment to supporting the right for people to be their authentic […]

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Do you want to ride with the Dykes on Bikes in the Pride Parade?

Do you want to ride with the Dykes on Bikes in the Pride Parade?

The Dykes of Bikes are hoping to make a big mark on the opening of this year’s Pride Parade and have a record number of riders involved in the event. The group have been the traditional first entererant in the parade for decades and do an amazing job and starting the parade and getting the […]

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Pride WA locks in dates for Fairday and Pride Parade

Pride WA locks in dates for Fairday and Pride Parade

Pride WA are set for a big year with the election of a new board of management and they’ve got straight to work announcing the dates for this year’s Pride Festival. Newly elected President Frances Burgess spoke to Graeme Watson on RTRFM’s All Things Queer program last week and shared they key dates for the 2019 festival. […]

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Get ready for Pride with the perfect soundtrack

Get ready for Pride with the perfect soundtrack

Get ready for the Pride parade with the perfect soundtrack of queer classics. To put you in the mood for tonight’s massive parade we’ve put together a playlist of our favourite camp classics including legendary songs from Sister Sledge, Cher, Madonna, Lady Gaga and many others. Turn it up loud.

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PHOTOS: Pride Fairday in Birdwood Square

This year’s PrideFEST celebrations kicked off with the much loved Fairday celebrations, which returned again to Birdwood Square in Highgate. Special guests Jordan & Anna Bruno and Swish Eveready took to the stage, while community members came together to eat, drink and connect with various organisations at their Fairday stalls. Check out some of our […]

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