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A glittering explosion of gay pride lit up central Sydney on Saturday night as thousands joined the 2017 Mardi Gras parade.
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Highlights of the 2017 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras featuring all the floats.
You can find out more about the floats and groups taking part here.
The Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade in Sydney, Australia is one of the biggest events of the year, and I had the opportunity to participate with.
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