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Sydney drag queen Wonder Mama Oxford Street walking tours

Wonder Mama wants to take you on a rainbow history tour

Sydney drag queen Wonder Mama wants to show you around the gaybourhood. Twice a week, the drag performer hosts her fun and fascinating walking tours along Oxford Street (above), letting locals and tourists in on the people and places – as well as the hidden history – of Darlinghurst’s gay mecca. Back in 2019, Wonder …

NSW Police release CCTV after Oxford St stabbings

Arrests in Queensland & NSW over Oxford St stabbings

Police have arrested and charged two men over the stabbings outside Noir Sydney on Oxford St in late July. Emergency services attended the incident on Oxford St shortly after 3 am on Saturday 29 July 2023. NSW Police said today they will allege a group of men armed with knives approached a 25-year-old man and …

Protest marchers take to Sydney's Oxford Street

NSW Police thwart counter-protesters at reclaim Oxford Street march

NSW Police officers swiftly dealt with two groups who tried to interfere with Saturday night’s “Whose Street? Our Street – Oxford St Party” protest march despite some of the event’s anti-policing messaging. Around a hundred people gathered for the march at 9pm in Hyde Park before occupying two lanes of Oxford Street near the Burdekin …

noir sydney oxford street stabbings

Two men stabbed outside Noir Sydney, Oxford Street

NSW Police are investigating the stabbings of two men outside the Noir Sydney nightclub on Oxford Street. Media reports suggested that a group standing outside Noir Sydney shouted homophobic slurs and swore at passersby shortly before the attack. However, the attack appeared unrelated to the nightclub with CCTV footage showing two men sprinting along the …

Oxford St to increase policing following increase of hate crimes

Following the increasing number of anti-LGBTQI+ related attacks in Sydney recently, NSW Police will increase the number of personnel deployed on Oxford Street. Independent Sydney MP Alex Greenwich took to Instagram to make the announcement, saying: “I’ve spoken to NSW Police who are aware and investigating the instances of anti-LGBTQ abuse that occurred around Oxford …