Melbourne Leather Pride Festival [Edit]

The Melbourne Leather Pride Festival was established in 2007, directed by Alexander Schoeffel, expanding over two weeks and three weekends in September from 2007 to 2011. It contained 75 events with dedicated programs for visual arts, performing arts, workshops, social events and dance parties, as well as major community events such as the Melbourne Leather Fair in Henry St, the Fetish Expo and the Mr Leather Australia New Zealand Competition.

Melbourne Leather Pride 2009 [program], courtesy Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives (ALGA)