Events

Find a World AIDS Day event near you.

Page last updated: 20 November 2017 (this page is generated automatically and reflects updates to other content within the website)

Across Australia there are 21 events

Hats Off! Charity Concert

Where and when?

  • 7.30pm
    Monday, 20 November 2017
  • Sydney Lyric
    55 Pirrama Road
    Pyrmont NSW view map

About the event

World AIDS Day charity concert. Stars of stage, musical theatre and cabaret come together to raise funds for ACON and BGF.

Contact:
Email: David Wilkins
Website: ART Gallery NSW

Tix from $69. Book at Ticketmaster

World AIDS Day Street Stall - Perth City

Where and when?

  • 7.00am - 7.00pm
    Friday, 1 December 2017
  • Murray Street Mall
    PERTH CITY WA view map

About the event

Located in the centre of the city the stall will hand out WAD merchandise, red ribbons and information about HIV to commuters and shoppers in the city.

Contact:
Email: Mark Reid

World AIDS Day 2017 at Concord Hospital

Where and when?

  • 10.00am - 2.00pm
    Thursday 30 November 2017
  • Concord Hospital
    Hospital Road
    CONCORD NSW 2139 view map

About the event

Information stall with free information and resources including red ribbons. Complete an educational quiz and enjoy a red ribbon cupcake.

Contact:
Email: Lisa Yip

HIV Information stall - Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

Where and when?

  • 9.00am - 4.00pm
    Friday, 1 December 2017
  • Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
    Hospital Entrance Foyer
    Missendon Road
    CAMPERDOWN NSW 2050 view map

About the event

A stall in the entrance of RPA Hospital providing information and resources about HIV to hospital staff and the general public.

Contact:
Email: Rosalind Moxham
Phone: 02 9395 0444

Coogee Family Fun Day – WAD Information Stall

Where and when?

  • 9.00am onwards
    Saturday, 2 December 2017
  • Goldstein Reserve
    Coogee Beach
    Dolphin Street
    COOGEE NSW view map

About the event

The information stall is a good opportunity to offer a range of resources, brochures and information particularly to younger people aged 16 - 25years who may have limited knowledge about HIV/AIDS and to encourage this cohort to educate themselves about HIV and the action they can take to reduce the transmission of HIV.

Contact:
Email:Frida Kitas

Red Ribbon Goes to Market - Surry Hills

Where and when?

  • 10.00am - 2.00pm
    Saturday, 2 December 2017
  • SHNC Community Markets
    Shannon Reserve
    SURRY HILLS NSW view map

About the event

Red Ribbon Day stall at the SHNC Community Markets aims to highlight World AIDS Day within the market’s community, and to promote HIV awareness through fun activities (quiz and games). It is a fun day that helps normalize discussion of HIV, safe sex, and safe drug use issues in informal settings.

Contact:
Email: Stephen Lunny

Picnic in the Park - Wollongong

Where and when?

  • 2.00pm - 4.00pm
    Saturday, 2 December 2017
  • McCabe Park
    WOOLONGONG NSW view map

About the event

An afternoon in the park for people with HIV. LGBTI people and allies to come together and commemorate World AIDS Day. The picnic will include live acoustic music by 3 different performers, face-painting for kids, local drag queen performers acting as MCs and collecting fundraising donations, and a limited number of stalls from local sexual health promotion and testing services (namely the HARP Unit and Port Kembla Sexual Health).

Contact:
Email: John Casey
Phone: 02 9206 2113

This event brings community together in fun and relaxed way to spend an afternoon and show your support for the LGBTI community.

World AIDS Day Health Promotion - Surry Hills

Where and when?

  • From 8.00am
    Friday, 1 December 2017
  • The Langton Centre OTP
    591 South Dowling Street
    SURRY HILLS NSW view map

About the event

Chocolate wheel, HIV/BBV testing, information, food.

Contact:
Email: Chloe Turner

WAD merchandise, prizes for chocolate wheel engagement, blood borne virus testing on site.

World AIDS Day Information Stall - Sydney Hospital

Where and when?

  • From 10.00am
    Friday, 1 December 2017
  • Sydney Hospital
    Macquarie Street
    SYDNEY CBD NSW view map

About the event

A stall in front of Sydney Hospital distributing Red Ribbons and providing information about HIV to passers-by.

Contact:
Emial: Heather McCormack

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available. People are encouraged to wear red.

Quiz Cupcake Morning - Kings Cross

Where and when?

  • 8.00am - 10.00am
    Friday, 1 December 2017
  • El-Alamein Memorial Fountain
    Darlinghurst Rd
    KINGS CROSS
    SYDNEY NSW view map

About the event

A stall promoting WAD - what WAD stands for, mythbuster quiz, cupcakes, and conversation.

Contact:
Sarah Hiley

People are encouraged to drop by and show support or help engage the local community in conversation.

World AIDS Day at Lou's Place

Where and when?

  • 10.00am - 11.30am
    Wednesday, 29 November 2017
  • Lou's Place
    182 Victoria Street
    POTTS POINT NSW view map

About the event

Lou's Place invite all women to hear a female Positive Speaker from the Speakers Bureau speak on her personal experience about living with HIV. Question time and Morning Tea will follow.

Contact:
Lou's Place Reception
Phone: 9358 4553

Lou's Place is a safe place for women, so this WAD event is open to women only. Gift of a red candle will be presented to help remember those who are still surviving or those who have passed on.

World AIDS Day Information Stall - Sutherland Hospital

Where and when?

  • 9.00am - 12 noon
    2 December 2017
  • The Sutherland Hospital
    The Kingsway
    CARINGBAH NSW view map

About the event

A stall in the main entrance of The Sutherland Hospital providing information and resources about HIV to hospital staff and the general public.

Contact:
Email: Maria Bergin

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available.

Remember Me HIV

Where and when?

  • 6.00pm - 9.30pm
    Friday, 8 December 2017
  • QEII Square
    Dean Street
    ALBURY NSW view map

About the event

An evening of entertainment, speakers, and art. Panels of the AIDS quilt will be on display.

Contact Helen Best on:
Phone: 02 60581846 or
Email: Helen Best

Facebook: search Remember Me HIV:: on the border

People are encouraged to wear red. Food & drink will be available for purchase.

Positive Life NSW WAD 2017

Where and when?

  • 12.00pm - 2.00pm
    Friday, 1 December 2017
  • 405 Crown Street
    SURRY HILLS
    SYDNEY NSW view map

About the event

This World AIDS Day, Positive Life is launching our HIV Peer Led Partner Notification project, which has been developed in partnership with the NSW Ministry of Health and Sydney Sexual Health Information Link (SHIL).

RSVP:
Neil Fraser on 02 9206 2177 or
Email: Positive Life
by 5pm, Tuesday 28 November 2017

Website: Positive Life

North Richmond Community Health World AIDS Day Community BBQ

Where and when?

  • 12.00 - 2.00pm
    Wednesday, 29 November 2017
  • 23 Lennox Street
    RICHMOND VIC

About the event

North Richmond Community Health will be hosting a Community BBQ. We will have a smoking ceremony, speakers, music and information sessions about HIV. Everyone is welcome.

Contact:
Email: Pier Moro
Phone: (03) 9418 9991

WAD Awareness Stall - The Alfred

Where and when?

  • 11.00am - 2.00pm
    Thursday, 30 November 2017
  • 55 Commercial Rd
    MELBOURNE VIC 3004 view map

About the event

A WAD promotion and awareness stall run within Alfred hospital by health and community workers to raise awareness for both staff and visitors with educational poster displays, WAD merchandise and much more.

Event free and bookings not required.

Contact:
The Education and Resource Centre for HIV, hepatitis and STIs
Email: The Alfred
Phone: 03 9076 5294

Making a positive change: The power of the collective

Where and when?

  • 10.30am - 2.00pm
    23 November 2017
  • 4 Milner Street
    HINDMARSH
    ADELAIDE SA 5007

About the event

PEACE Multicultural Services (Relationships Australia SA) warmly invites you to commemorate World AIDS Day as we showcase the power of the collective in addressing important issues. Come and hear inspiring positive stories, share great food and meet new people. We will also be premiering a locally produced song promoting inclusiveness and acceptance of all people.

Contact:
Trybooking

Let's Talk about HIV - Port Augusta

Where and when?

  • 11.30am - 2.30pm
    2 December 2014)
  • 2 Marryatt Street
    PORT AUGUSTA, SA

About the event

 Pika Wiya Health Service Aboriginal Corporation – BBQ held at Gladstone Square.

Contact:
Kerryn Dadleh

Pika Wiya Well Womens House

Red Ribbon Appeal - Adelaide Railway Station

Where and when?

  • 7.30am - 9.00am
    1 December 2017
  • Adelaide Railway Station
    ADELAIDE SA view map

About the event

Red Ribbons will be distributed along the Adelaide tram network at all city stations. Volunteers will be present at the entrance to Adelaide railway station with Red Ribbons and information cards on HIV and Stigma.

Contact:
Daniel Jeffries

2nd Annual World AIDS Day SA BBQ

Where and when?

  • 11:00 - 2:00pm
    Friday, 1 December 2017
  • Hindmarsh Square
    ADELAIDE SA view map

About the event

A free BBQ for members of the community in the city, on December 1. The BBQ aims to connect with members of the community, not already in our circles, but the person on the street.

Contact:
Email: Daniel Jeffries
Facebook: WADSA2017

Red Ribbons and collection items will be present on the day. Ribbons will be free, but donations are welcome.

World AIDS Day Community Picnic - Aspen Island, PARKES ACT

Where and when?

  • Starts at 6.00pm
    1 December 2017
  • Aspen Island
    PARKES ACT view map

About the event

A community picnic starting at 6pm and concluding with the lighting of the National Carillion in red. Free for members, clients and volunteers of the AIDS Action Council as well as individuals who participated in the fundraising initiative 30 Ways to World AIDS Day, $20 for all others.

Please RSVP to:
Email: events@aidsaction.org.au or
Phone: 6257 2855

Website: AIDS Action Council
facebook.com/AIDSActionACT

People are encouraged to wear red. Food will be provided and drinks will be available for purchase. Parking is available on Wendouree Drive. Please note that the event will end during/after sunset, so we recommend you bring a jumper.

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