Sydney Harbour Bridge to host its first drag performance for Mardi Gras

Award-winning drag queen Courtney Act will perform on top of Sydney Harbour Bridge on February 6 to kick off the Mardi Gras celebrations, marking the first drag performance on the bridge.

‘I’m honoured to be performing on top of Sydney Harbour Bridge for BridgeClimb’s Mardi Gras festivities,” Act said. “I can’t wait to kick off celebrations in style for my favourite time of the year.’

Chris Zumwalt, BridgeClimb’s CEO, described it as “an icon meets icon event”.

“We can’t wait to see Courtney strut her stuff on the famous iron structure,” he said. “This performance is the perfect way to kick off Mardi Gras celebrations in Sydney, loud and proud.”