Calendar of Events

Provides details, dates and locations of major National health events, in the current year.

Page last updated: 09 January 2019

Please note that all event requests should be related to major National health events and are subject to review prior to being listed on the calendar.

No responsibility is accepted for the correctness of the information or the contact details supplied by contributing organisations.
A listing in the calendar does not imply endorsement by the Australian Government Department of Health.

To have an event considered for inclusion, or to update an entry, please complete the Events Calendar Form

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Department of Health 2019 Calendar of Events (PDF 62 KB)

January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December


January

Month of January - No listings


February

Month of February
3-9 February -Tube Feeding Awareness Week - Nationwide - ausEE.Inc


March

Month of March
9-13 March - Headache Awareness Week - Nationwide - Brain Foundation
11-17 March - Brain Awareness Week - Worldwide - Brain Foundation
26 March - Purple Day - Nationwide - Epilepsy Foundation


April

Month of April - Parkinson's Awareness Month- Worldwide - Parkinson's Australia
17 April - World Haemophilia Day - Worldwide - Haemophilia Foundation Australia


May

Month of May - No listings


June

Month of June
17 - 23 June - Cancer Research Awareness - Week - Nationwide - Cure Cancer Australia
27 June - PTSD Awareness Day - Worldwide - Australian Resource Centre for PTSD Limited


July

5 -11 July - No listings


August

Month of August
4 - 10 August - National EOS Awareness Week - ausEE.Inc
8 August - Top 8 Challenge Day – Nationwide - ausEE.Inc


September

Month of September - Dementia Awareness Month - Nationwide - Dementia Australia
21 September - World Alzheimer's Day - Worldwide - Dementia Australia


October

Month of October - No listings


November

Month of November - Epilepsy Awareness Month - Worldwide - Epilepsy WA


December

Month of December - No listings