Wagga Wagga Mardi Gras - Saturday 12 March

We were thrilled to be part of the celebration!

Charles Sturt University was proud to be one of the major sponsors for the 2022 Wagga Wagga Mardi Gras Festival. Since it’s inaugural year in 2019, Charles Sturt has been proud to be a part of this inclusive community event.

Charles Sturt University is once again coming on board as one of the major sponsors for the 2022 Wagga Wagga Mardi Gras Festival. Since it’s inaugural year in 2019, Charles Sturt has been proud to be a part of this inclusive community event.

This year, the University will have a float in the festival’s parade, which will begin at 5:00PM on Saturday 12 March. The parade will travel through downtown Wagga, including Baylis Street and concludes with a free after party at Victory Memorial Gardens.

We are looking for staff and students who would like to be part of the float.

Register your interest to join the float

Before you register your interest, you need to know that:

  1. The Wagga Wagga Mardi Gras parade is a public event and may be broadcast. Footage and photographs of your participation in the parade may be released to the media by the parade organisers without your consent.
  2. The university will take photos and videos of the float and participants to be used in media about the event, social media posts, and other materials. Your registration and participation in the parade is considered consent to use photos and videos.
  3. Participation in the Charles Sturt University float is considered an official university activity. Everyone needs to comply with university policy and codes of conduct at the event