Pride Month

Pride Month is an entire month dedicated to LGBTQIA+ community events that celebrate love, diversity and acceptance.

Held each June, Pride Month also includes the anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan in 1969, and highlights issues of equal opportunity and inclusion.

Below are local Pride Month activities you can get involved in, organised by Council and other community groups.

DateEventOrganiserAudienceLocationContactMore info/booking
Friday 3 June, 6- 8pmPride Art ShowcaseProject Contemporary ArtspaceAll ages. May contain adult or sensitive content.Project Contemporary Artspace, 225 Keira St, Gallery
Friday, 3 June, 6:30pm-12:00amPride Party at Society CitySociety CityAges 18+.Society City, 274 Crown Street, Wollongong Facebook
Sunday 5 June, 11am-12:30pmIllawarra Rainbow Families Sports DayRainbow FamiliesAll ages. May contain adult or sensitive content.Integral Energy Park, 88 Darkes Rd, Kembla Families
Friday,  17 June, 6-8pmQueerstoriesWollongong City LibrariesAges 16+.Wollongong Art Gallery, 46 Burelli St, Wollongong(02) 4227 7414 or email usEventbrite
Saturday, 18 June,  10-11amRainbow StorytimeWollongong City LibrariesFamilies (including children under 12 years).Thirroul Library, 352/358 Lawrence Hargrave Dr, Thirroul(02) 4227 8181 or email usEventbrite
Monday, 20 June, 5-8pmRainbow FormalWollongong Youth ServicesAges 12-24.Wollongong Youth Centre, 85 Burreli St, Wollongong(02) 4227 8222Instagram
Friday 24 June, 7-11pmDragatondra 5.0UOW UniBarAges 12+. May contain adult or sensitive content.UOW UniBar, Northfields Ave, Gwynneville UniBar
Saturday 25 June, 7-11pmJackaranda Says NO To BullyingJackarandaFamilies (including children under 12 years).Scarlett's Room, Illawarra Steelers, 1/5 Burelli St, Wollongong Humanitix
Monday 27 June, 5pmDrag BingoUOW UnibarAll ages. May contain adult or sensitive content.UOW UniBar, Northfields Ave, Gwynneville