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Meridian and SpringOUT are proud to present CBR Fair Day Pride in the Virtual Park 2021. Fair Day Pride in the Park is Canberra’s biggest LGBTIQA+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, gender diverse, intersex, queer, and asexual, +) community event and a celebration of Canberra’s wonderful and diverse LGBTIQA+ communities. 

Due to the COVID-19 situation in Canberra and ensuring the safety of our community we’re preparing for Fair Day - Pride in the Virtual Park. We’re inviting you to take this exciting journey with us as we design and setup a new virtual event using the platform Topia. In 2020 Topia hosted Burning Man online with over 20,000 guests, 200+ unique camps, exploration, and events!

Fair Day has launched the SpringOUT Pride Festival each year since SpringOUT’s inauguration in 1999 and is one of the most anticipated events on the LGBTIQA+ calendar. SpringOUT is Canberra’s queer cultural festival which affirms the pride, joy, dignity and identity of Canberra’s LGBTIQA+ communities through events of celebration.

Register below or from 4pm click here. 

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Hosted by Etcetera Etcetera

The Glamour Bug, Etcetera Etcetera is one of Australia’s most well known and visually striking drag artists. With a rich background in performance, makeup artistry, screen studies and fashion - they have appeared on stages from Australia to New York and back again, also well known from RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under.



CBR Fair Day Program

Time

Performance

Location

Direct Video Link for Accessibility

4:00 PM Welcome to country - Wally Bell, Ngunnawal Elder Global https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sL7c5g1L9hg
4:15 PM Qwire Stage 1 https://youtu.be/-3ylpaSOMB8
4:30 PM Fab Fan Dancers Stage 2 https://youtu.be/juuQYXdCvms
4:45 PM Fab Fan Dancers 2 Stage 3 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=12yVeeljSU4
5:00 PM nonbinarycode (30 Min set) Stage 4 https://youtu.be/lVG5tu1UEzI
5:15 PM Mad B Stage 5 https://youtu.be/gUVyDAZODYg
5:30 PM Phish & Phreak 1 Stage 6 https://youtu.be/y9QvFHlEPuI
5:45 PM Chins Band Stage 7 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_w_SsXnEwY 
6:00 PM Phish & Phreak 2 Stage 8  https://youtu.be/BgUxL2PLVhg
6:15 PM Fab Fan Dancers 3 Stage 9 https://youtu.be/1MJyRd-3fHw
6:30 PM Pet Parade Winner Announcement Pet Parade Area  
7:00 PM End of Fair Day - Pride in the Virtual Park    

 



Mix and Mingles

  • Youth Zone from 4.15pm 
  • Family Zone from 4.30pm
  • Asexual Speed Networking 4.45pm (centre)
  • Lesbian Speed Networking 5.00pm (centre)
  • Transgender and gender diverse networking 5.15pm (centre)
  • Bisexual Networking 5.30pm (centre)
  • Gay Networking 5.45pm (centre)

Stallholders

Organisation

Links attached to stall - for Accessibility

 ACT Together Website
Video
A Gender Agenda Website
Video
Breastscreen ACT  
CBR Canberra  
Domestic Violence Crisis Service (DVCS) Canberra Website
Video
LEAD Disability Services Website
LGBTIQ + Office, Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate | ACT Government Website
The Loneliness Guy Website
Video
Meridian Website
Video
Northside Community Service Website
Qwire  Website
Video
Safe & Inclusive Schools Initiative Website
Sexual Health and Family Planning ACT (SHFPACT) Website
SMART Recovery Website
Video
SpringOut Website
Video
Sydney WorldPride 2023 Website
Video
YWCA Canberra Website

 



Site Map - Organise with friends to meet at a landmark on the map and explore together



Rainbow Pet Parade - Presented by Northside Community Service

Pet Parade


View Pet Profiles

Vote Here!

Categories are:

🌈 Most colourful
✨ Most fashionable
😊 Silliest smile
🥰 Cuddliest pet
👬🏻 Sibling award

Prizes are yet to be announced 🎁
Votess close at 6pm on Friday the 29th of October.

The winners of the Parade will also be announced on the day by RuPaul's Drag Race star Etcetera Etcetera 🤩and on this webpage!

❓Got questions❓
Please 📧 [email protected] or message us on our "'Activities @ Gungahlin" Facebook page.

We can't wait to see you at the Rainbow Pet Parade! 🎉

 



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Fast Facts

Date: FRIDAY 29 October 2021
Time: 4pm - 7pm
Participants: LGBTIQA+ communities and allies & wider communities from Canberra and surrounding NSW areas.

Facebook Event

Pet Parade Facebook Event

 


WHEN:
October 29, 2021 at 4:00pm - 7pm (AEDT)
WHERE
Online Using 'Topia'

Will you come?


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