Below is a list of upcoming health and wellbeing events in the G21 region. Also included are some of the special health-related awareness days/weeks/months.

Upcoming Events

Friday, 1 February 2019 (All day) to Thursday, 28 February 2019 (All day)

February is International CHD Awareness Month…..childhood heart disease is a global issue!

Friday, 1 February 2019 (All day) to Thursday, 28 February 2019 (All day)

February is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. So, we’re calling on all Australians to host a Paint The Town Teal  fundraising event. 

Friday, 1 February 2019 (All day) to Thursday, 28 February 2019 (All day)

Bowel Cancer Australia’s annual public awareness campaign is aimed at raising awareness of bowel cancer and encouraging more Australian’s to screen for the disease.

Friday, 1 February 2019 (All day) to Thursday, 28 February 2019 (All day)

FebFas is the humble little campaign that achieves big things.  Feel Sharper, fitter and healthier all whilst raising money to tackle youth addiction.

Sunday, 3 March 2019 (All day) to Saturday, 9 March 2019 (All day)

Hearing Awareness Week is Australia’s annual event to raise community awareness of hearing impairment and ways to protect your hearing.

Tuesday, 5 March 2019 - 10:30am

Don't miss out on the North Bellarine’s 2019 IWD event, sponsored by the Terindah Estate Winery, The guest speaker is Bellarine Ward Councillor, Stephanie Asher, who was elected to the City of Greater Geelong Council in 2017. 

Wednesday, 6 March 2019 - 5:30pm

Amy Hetherington, Editor of The Big Issue, will be guest speaker at an event run by Bellarine Community Health to celebrate International Women’s Day.

Thursday, 7 March 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

#BetterforBalance Community Event: Gender Equity Panel Discussion on International Women’s Day 2019.

Friday, 8 March 2019 (All day)

Get ready for International Women's Day 2019.

Wednesday, 13 March 2019 (All day) to Sunday, 17 March 2019 (All day)

Help shave the world from blood cancer.

Thursday, 14 March 2019 (All day)

World Kidney Day is a global awareness campaign aimed at raising awareness of the importance of our kidneys.

Friday, 15 March 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Connect - Share - Learn - Inspire

Saturday, 16 March 2019 (All day) to Sunday, 24 March 2019 (All day)

Cultural Diversity Week is Victoria’s largest multicultural celebration, featuring an exciting program of festivals and events across metropolitan and regional areas.

Monday, 18 March 2019 - 9:00am to Tuesday, 19 March 2019 - 2:00pm

Tickets are now available for the National Youth Homelessness Conference in March in Melbourne.

Wednesday, 20 March 2019 (All day)

World Oral Health Day (WOHD) is celebrated globally every year on 20 March. It is organized by FDI World Dental Federation and is the largest global awareness campaign on oral health.

Thursday, 21 March 2019 (All day)

Everyone deserves the right to a healthy future and the opportunities this afford.

Thursday, 21 March 2019 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm

Live music and performances and all things health and wellbeing

Saturday, 23 March 2019 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

This will be the first annual My Special Child Expo to be held in Geelong, and is set to be a fantastic and much needed event.

Wednesday, 27 March 2019 (All day) to Friday, 29 March 2019 (All day)

The 2nd  Australia and New Zealand Refugee Trauma Recovery in Resettlement Conference will build on the great success of the 1st Conference which was held in Sydney in March 2017.

Monday, 1 April 2019 (All day) to Friday, 5 April 2019 (All day)

National Advance Care Planning Week, is a time to speak up and be heard about what matters most to you!