Health Calendar

Tradies National Health Month
01 Aug 2020 to 31 Aug 2020 

Tradies National Health Month aims to raise awareness of the risks posed to those who work in trade occupations – among individuals, their families, employers ... more →


National EOS Awareness Week
02 Aug 2020 to 08 Aug 2020 

During National EOS Awareness Week on the 8 August we challenge you to take our Top 8 Challenge. For one meal or for the ... more →


Sleep Awareness Week
03 Aug 2020 to 09 Aug 2020 

WHEN: 3 - 9 August 2020 If you want to discuss sponsoring Sleep Awareness Week. Join our social media campaign and use the following hashtags: #SAW2019 #SleepAwarenessWeek... more →


Dental Health Week
03 Aug 2020 to 09 Aug 2020 

Dental Health Week, which takes place in the first full week of August, is the Australian Dental Association’s major annual oral health promotion event. Its ... more →


Dying to know day
08 Aug 2020 

Dying to Know Day events activate conversations and curiosity, build death literacy and help grow the capacity of individuals and community groups to take action ... more →


International Day of the Worlds Indigenous People’s
09 Aug 2020 

There are an estimated 370 million indigenous people in the world, living across 90 countries. They make up less than 5 per cent of the ... more →


Red Nose Day
14 Aug 2020 

Red Nose is Australia’s leading authority on safe sleep and pregnancy, and bereavement support for families affected by the death of a child.... more →


National Science Week
15 Aug 2020 to 23 Aug 2020 

National Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology. Running each year in August, it features more than 1000 events around Australia, including ... more →


Keep Australia Beautiful
17 Aug 2020 to 23 Aug 2020 

Keep Australia Beautiful Week 2020 17-23 August 2020 Keep Australia Beautiful Week is held late August each year to raise awareness about the simple things we ... more →


Healthy Bones Action Week
17 Aug 2020 to 23 Aug 2020 

Building and maintaining healthy bones is important at every stage of life, and Healthy Bones Action Week is seeking the support of families, schools, community ... more →


Wound Awareness Week
17 Aug 2020 to 23 Aug 2020 

Wound Awareness Week is raising awareness of chronic wounds across Australia.  This year’s theme “Let’s Talk About Wounds” encourages people to start a conversation with ... more →


Children’s Book Week
22 Aug 2020 to 28 Aug 2020 

Each year across Australia, the CBCA brings children and books together celebrating CBCA Children’s Book Week. During this time schools, libraries, booksellers, authors, illustrators and ... more →


Speech Pathology Week
23 Aug 2020 to 29 Aug 2020 

In 2020, Speech Pathology Week is 23-29 August. Speech Pathology Week seeks to promote the speech pathology profession and the work done by speech pathologists with the more than ... more →


Cuppa For A Cause
26 Aug 2020 

Cuppa for a Cause is a great way to support and fundraise for us. By hosting your own tea party, you’re helping older people and ... more →


Daffodil Day
28 Aug 2020 

Daffodil Day is on of Australia's best known and most popular fundraising events. Each day more than 100 Australians will die of cancer. Daffodil Day raises funds ... more →


Tracky Dack Day
28 Aug 2020 

On the last Friday in August, Australians ‘dack up and donate’ by wearing tracksuit pants (‘trackies’) and fundraising for sick kids. This is an act ... more →


National Stroke Week
31 Aug 2020 to 07 Sep 2020 

National Stroke Week is from 31 August - 7th September. Challenges are taking place across the country in an effort to put the spotlight on ... more →


Overdose Awareness Day
31 Aug 2020 

Each year, on the 31st August, we remember those who have died from having suffered overdose as well as those who live with permanent injuries ... more →


Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
01 Sep 2020 to 30 Sep 2020 

Did you know that September is International Childhood Cancer Awareness Month? In Australia, more than ... more →


Asthma Week
01 Sep 2020 to 07 Sep 2020 

This Asthma Week, we’re busting the myths by stating the facts.  Asthma is a condition that affects most Australians, 2/3rds in fact! Despite this, there are ... more →