Upcoming Events

Friday, 20 March 2020 (All day) to Tuesday, 30 June 2020 (All day)

The Department of Health has partnered with Aspen Medical who have developed this COVID-19 training. 

This 30-minute online training module is for health care workers in all settings. It covers the fundamentals of infection prevention and control for COVID-19. 

Monday, 1 June 2020 (All day) to Tuesday, 30 June 2020 (All day)

The National Burns Awareness Month (1-30 June) aims to drive greater awareness amongst the Australian community of burns prevention and the correct first aid treatment for burns.

Monday, 1 June 2020 (All day) to Tuesday, 30 June 2020 (All day)

June is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month, a Bowel Cancer Australia initiative to raise awareness of Australia's second deadliest canceand raise funds for the leading community-funded charity dedicated to prevention, early diagnosis, research, quality treatment and the best care for everyone affected by bowel cancer.

Monday, 8 June 2020 (All day) to Sunday, 14 June 2020 (All day)

In 2020, AAIMHI will join with the UK in promoting an awareness of infant mental health during the week of 8-14 June.

Monday, 8 June 2020 (All day) to Sunday, 14 June 2020 (All day)

Why is Australian male health so in need of attention? Why work on men's health?

Sunday, 14 June 2020 (All day) to Saturday, 20 June 2020 (All day)

During Sunday June 14 to Saturday June 20, we will celebrate Refugee Week 2020!


Sunday, 5 July 2020 (All day) to Sunday, 12 July 2020 (All day)

The National NAIDOC Committee has decided to postpone NAIDOC Week 2020 (5 July - 12 July) in the interest of safety for our communities. 

NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. NAIDOC is celebrated not only in Indigenous communities, but by Australians from all walks of life.

Sunday, 2 August 2020 (All day) to Saturday, 8 August 2020 (All day)

Homelessness Week is an annual week coordinated by Homelessness Australia to raise awareness of people experiencing homelessness, the issues they face and the action needed to achieve enduring solutions.

Friday, 14 August 2020 (All day)

The Mission Australia Youth Survey is Australia’s largest online youth survey, providing a platform for young people aged 15 to 19 to ‘speak up’ about the issues that really concern them and is open until 14 August 2020.

Monday, 7 September 2020 (All day) to Friday, 11 September 2020 (All day)

Women’s Health Week is the biggest week in Australia focusing on good health and wellbeing for women and girls. Run by Jean Hailes for Women’s Health, the campaign takes a preventive approach to health by providing resources, tips and information on maintaining good health, inspiring women and girls to learn more and take action.

Thursday, 1 October 2020 (All day) to Friday, 30 October 2020 (All day)

Your community needs your help to Feed Geelong!


Thursday, 12 November 2020 - 9:30am to 4:30pm

This in-depth training day explores the essential skills and knowledge required for effective work with young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds. The training modules are designed to be applicable across a broad range of sectors and for work with young people from any community. Participants will improve their confidence and capacity to provide a culturally inclusive and responsive service for young people.

Sunday, 15 November 2020 (All day) to Saturday, 21 November 2020 (All day)

Each year Cancer Council Australia and the Australasian College of Dermatologists come together for National Skin Cancer Action Week.

Monday, 16 November 2020 (All day) to Tuesday, 17 November 2020 (All day)

Come to Communities in Control 2020 and find out how to identify a path through the confusion.  We can promise you it’ll be interesting. In a good way.

This conference hosted by Communities In Control, was going to be about communities responding to a changing climate. Well, everything’s changed now. The conference was going to be in May. Now it’ll be in November. We hope. It was going to be face-to-face. We really hope it still will be.  Everything’s uncertain, except the power of community.

Wednesday, 25 November 2020 (All day) to Thursday, 10 December 2020 (All day)

The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is a global initiative running from 25 November through 10 December, annually.

Tuesday, 1 December 2020 (All day)

World AIDS Day is held on 1 December each year.

Thursday, 3 December 2020 (All day)

International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) is held on 3 December each year.