“Our volunteers work closely with NSW Police to ensure that party-goers are respected by police and to keep misunderstandings and negative interactions with police to a minimum.”
They join previously announced performers PNAU and Kim Petras on the bill for the massive party on March 2.
Alex Greenwich, who has been lobbying for the extension, tweeted, “One night is not enough. I’ll keep pushing for the Mardi Gras festival to be exempt from the lockouts.”
Forster also said easing the laws for a week would be an effective trial of an eventual permanent removal of the 1:30am lockout.
“We invite everyone to join Mardi Gras this season to celebrate diversity and creativity, and to champion the fearless voices within our community.”
This year’s guests have yet to be announced but Mardi Gras promises that they have plenty of surprises up their sleeves.
Five lucky readers will receive a coveted double pass to this year’s post-parade celebration.
Mardi Gras have announced that they are in discussions to replace the Canadian twins on the Mardi Gras Party line-up.
You and a friend could be on your way to the most fabulous celebration of 2017.