What's On

The G21 Region plays host to a myriad of functions and events that reflect the richness and diversity of the natural environments, people and towns situated within it.

Upcoming Events

Monday, 12 February 2018 (All day) to Monday, 26 February 2018 (All day)

Try for 5 is an annual campaign developed by Nutrition Australia to encourage Australians to increase their vegetable consumption to the recommended 5 serves per day.
Each year National Nutrition Week raises awareness of the role of food on our health, and supports the community to enjoy healthy eating.

Wednesday, 14 February 2018 - 9:30am to Friday, 23 February 2018 - 4:30pm

Deakin University's  School of Health and Social Development has developed two workshops that embrace a hands-on approach to field research methods. The two-day workshops provide academic knowledge combined with practical learning. 

Wednesday, 21 February 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Each year, over $118 million is lost to pokies in Greater Dandenong Consequences include poverty, depression, family violence & homelessness. Our community deserves better! Come and hear more, and find out how we can all be part of the solution.

Thursday, 22 February 2018 - 9:45am to 12:00pm

Barwon Community Legal Service invites service providers and community workers to attend a FREE information session. This is an opportunity for new and existing workers to explore legal issues that affect your clients and members of our community.

Saturday, 24 February 2018 (All day)

Celebrate Geelong’s much loved free community festival, Pako Festa, as it hits Geelong for its 36th year! Diversitat's Pako Festa is the largest free celebration of cultural diversity in Australia!

Saturday, 24 February 2018 - 9:30am to 11:30am

The Water Well Project is a not-for-profit, health promotion charity which aims to improve the health and wellbeing of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers by improving health literacy.

Saturday, 24 February 2018 - 10:30am to 2:30pm

The South Sudanese community, like other humanitarian enterants, face a range of complex and rapid social changes.   These include post settlement and cultural barriers that continue to impact negatively on children, familites and the whole community. 

Monday, 26 February 2018 - 9:00am to 12:30pm

Are you a Health Promoter who would like to learn the basic principles of the Achievement Program and gain confidence to better support education and workplace settings? 

Tuesday, 27 February 2018 - 9:30am to 4:00pm

Do you work with young people from multicultural backgrounds? Does your organisation want to cater for young people from diverse populations?

Tuesday, 27 February 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am

You are invited to the next Geelong Depression and Anxiety Special Interest network meeting.

Guest Speaker: Dr Helen McKenzie, General Practitioner

Wednesday, 28 February 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

The VicHealth Roadshows aim to engage with local health promotion stakeholders and inform and support local health promotion priorities.

Thursday, 1 March 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

In this Masterclass participants will explore these questions and engage with ideas of personhood, human rights and supported decision making.

Tuesday, 6 March 2018 - 9:30am to 4:00pm

A one-day workshop to support organisations to become more inclusive of staff, students, patients and clients who are sex, sexuality and gender-diverse.

Thursday, 8 March 2018 (All day)

Empower a woman, empower a nation.

Thursday, 8 March 2018 - 7:00am

Gail Rogers will be an inspirational speaker as her passion in life is Volunteering.

Thursday, 8 March 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm


Thursday, 15 March 2018 (All day)

Close the Gap Day brings people together, to share information — and most importantly — to take meaningful action in support of achieving Indigenous health equality by 2030.

Saturday, 17 March 2018 (All day) to Sunday, 25 March 2018 (All day)

Cultural Diversity Week is Victoria’s largest multicultural celebration, featuring a week-long program of festivals and events in metropolitan and regional areas.

Monday, 19 March 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Brought to you by the City of Greater Geelong; Dr Michael Carr–Gregg is one of Australias highest profile adolescent and child psychologists in private practice. He is also the author of 12 books and is the resident parenting expert on several television and radio programs.

Wednesday, 21 March 2018 (All day)

Our diversity makes Australia a great place to live. Harmony Day is a celebration of our cultural diversity – a day of cultural respect for everyone who calls Australia home.