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Conchita Wurst, who has been in Australia the past few days for Adelaides Feast Festival, will return to Australia once again early 2016 as part of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras festival line-up.
Mardi GrasNew South Wales News

Confirmed: Conchita Wurst is returning to Australia for Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras

The world’s most famous bearded lady, Conchita Wurst, will finally be part of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras festival with a concert at the Sydney Opera House. David Alexander caught up with her to talk about her recent involvement in Adelaide’s Feast Festival, the high calibre of Australian drag queens, and Australia’s return to Eurovision in 2016.

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Brisbane Pride parade attracted a record crowd. (PHOTO: David Alexander; Star Observer)
Festival GuideQueensland News

Brisbane Pride Festival rally, parade and Fair Day makes history, achieves crowd attendance record

Brisbane Pride Festival celebrated one hell of a 25th birthday party over the weekend. It witnessed several firsts, including the highest level of political representation and support ever, the involvement of uniformed emergency service officers, record crowd numbers, and a surprise appearance from Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk.

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