It is one of the largest such festivals in the world ,  and the largest Pride event in Oceania. The event grew from gay rights parades held annually since , when numerous participants had been arrested by New South Wales Police. After the parade was dispersing in Kings Cross, 53 of the participants were arrested. The police response to a legal, local minority protest transformed it into a nationally significant event which stimulated gay rights and law reform campaigns. The second Mardi Gras Parade occurred in despite opposition by gay media, businesses and groups. The parade, in recognition of the Stonewall Riots and commemorating the riot of the previous year, was attended by 3, people.
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The mayor of Tel Aviv has accepted an invitation from Copenhagen to send representatives of Tel Aviv to an upcoming international homosexual event in the Danish capital. Mayor Ron Huldai is hoping to promote homosexual tourism to Tel Aviv, and to the rest of Israel, by setting up a compound at the "World Outgames" homosexual competitions scheduled for July and August in Copenhagen. Israeli musicians, dancers, filmmakers and other cultural figures will participate in the event. There has been no mention of such a meeting having taken place, however.
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