Upcoming Health Events
Events by Months
17 May 2013: World Hypertension Day
Awareness of Hypertension
23 May 2013: Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea
Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is one of Cancer Council NT’s leading fundraising events and the largest, most successful event of it’s kind in Australia. The Concept is simple, host a morning tea for your friends or workmates and raise funds to help the fight against cancer. The official date is Thursday 26 May 201, but you can host an event any time during the month of May. Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is easy to organise, fun and completely flexible to suite your environment. Register to host a morning tea at www.biggestmorningtea.com.au
25 May 2013: Bass in the Grass
Darwin – Music Festival
26 May 2013 - 1 Jun 2013: National Kidney Health Week
National Focus on early intervention to kidney health
26 May 2013 - 1 Jun 2013: Macular Degeneration Awareness Week
Macular Degeneration is the leading cause of blindness in Australia. Macular Degeneration Awareness Week is an annual event designed to raise awareness of Macular Degeneration and to encourage those most at risk, people over 50, to have their eyes tested and macula checked. A free Macular Degeneration information pack is available from the Foundation.
27 May 2013 - 3 Jun 2013: Reconciliation Week
National - awareness of reconciliation between indigenous and non-indigenous Australians
31 May 2013: World No Tobacco Day
World No Tobacco Day occurs annually on May 31. It was created by the World Health Organization to bring attention to the death and disease caused globally by preventable tobacco use.
31 May 2013: 65 Roses Day
National – cystic fibrosis awareness
1 Jun 2013 - 7 Jun 2013: Thyroid Awareness Week
National – Thyroid condition awareness
2 Jun 2013 - 8 Jun 2013: Bowel Cancer Awareness Week
Bowel Cancer Awareness Week aims to raise public awareness of a disease that claims the life of one Australian every two hours.