6 March.Sydney NSW, Australia
Participants wearing costumes march in the parade during the 43rd Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • The event was held inside the Sydney Cricket Ground to an audience of 36,000
  • The ability to celebrate the event at all is a mark of Australia's success in suppressing COVID-19
  • The country has over 29,000 cases and 909 deaths linked to the virus in a population of over 25 million