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Find a World AIDS Day event near you.

Page last updated: 19 December 2018 (this page is generated automatically and reflects updates to other content within the website)

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Red Faces

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    7.00pm - 11.00pm

    Darwin Railway Club
    17 Sommerville Street
    DARWIN NT

About the event

RED Faces is one of our World AIDS Day 2018 Fundraisers, held at the Darwin Railway Club!

Hosted by the hilarious Amy Hetherington and Vogue MegaQueen this 1st of December.

TICKETS from $20 for NTAHC members, $25 for non members.

A night of stand up comedy, drag cabaret and burlesque!

Live auction and raffles.

Ticket is show only, meals can be purchased from the Rails Kitchen.

Proceeds go to the Northern Territory AIDS and Hepatitis Council to continue there work to eliminate the transmission of HIV.

Then hit the after party with us from 11pm at Throb Nightclub as they raise funds for NTAHC!

WE are looking for more prizes, if you can donate anything please email James Emery

#WAD2018
#NTAHC
#KnowYourStatus
#EverybodyCounts

Unable to attend but want to donate - see NTAHC website.

Contact
Email: James Emery
Phone: 8944 7777

Website: NTAHC

Stall Red Ribbon Appeal - Darwin

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 29 November 2018
    11.00am - 2.00pm

    Smith Street Mall
    DARWIN NT

About the event

Pop down and support NTAHC and purchase a Red Ribbon.

Contact
Email: James Emery
Phone: 8944 7777

Website: NTAHC

Drag Queen Bingo

Where and when?

  • Tuesday, 27 November 2018
    7.00pm - 9.00pm

    The Deck Bar
    21 Mitchel Street
    DARWIN NT

About the event

Departure Lounge Drag Queen Bingo is raising funds for World AIDS Day!

Catch the hilarious Vincenzo, Miss Shaniquá TiwiSista and the fabulous ball girls for a night of ball dropping fun.

BALLS DROP 7pm
Games from $10!
Amazing prizes up for grabs
Fabulous special guests
$100 CASH Jackpot every week

Dig deep the funds raised from buckets/fines go to the Northern Territory AIDS and Hepatitis Council.

Contact
Email: James Emery
Phone: 8944 7777

Website: NTAHC

Red High Tea - Darwin

Where and when?

  • Monday, 26 November 2018
    2.00pm - 4.00pm

    46 Wood Street
    DARWIN NT

About the event

On Monday the 26th of November, NTAHC will be hosting two RED High Tea at our Alice Springs and Darwin office's to start off our series of events for AIDS Awareness Week.

Drop in and talk to NTAHC staff find out information on service providers in Alice Springs and Darwin for confidential and free information on testing, treatment and prevention of HIV and AIDS.

Event is free but donations are most welcome.

Contatc
Email: James Emery
Phone: 8944 7777

Website: NTAHC

Stall Red Ribbon Appeal - Alice Springs

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    9.00am - 5.00pm

    14 Leichardt Tce
    ALICE SPRINGS NT

About the event

Pop down and support NTAHC and purchase a Red Ribbon.

Contact
Email: Jyoti
Phone: 8953 3172

Website: NTAHC

Red High Tea - Alice Springs

Where and when?

  • Monday, 26 November 2018
    2.00pm - 4.00pm

    3 Reg Harris Lane
    Todd Mall
    ALICE SPRINGS NT

About the event

On Monday the 26th of November, NTAHC will be hosting two RED High Tea at our Alice Springs and Darwin office's to start off our series of events for AIDS Awareness Week.

Drop in and talk to NTAHC staff find out information on service providers in Alice Springs and Darwin for confidential and free information on testing, treatment and prevention of HIV and AIDS.

Event is free but donations are most welcome.

Contact
Email: Jyoti
Phone: 8953 3172

Website: NTAHC

Red Ribbon Breakfast

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    9.00am - midday

    Flynn Church Lawns
    Todd Mall
    ALICE SPRINGS NT

About the event

Join NTAHC Alice Springs this World AIDS Day for a Red Ribbon Breakfast.
This event includes a delicious healthy breakfast from House of Tallulah as well as prizes and information regarding testing, treatment and prevention of HIV and AIDS.

Contact
Email: Jyoti
Phone: 8953 3172

Website: NTAHC

Sexual Health Blood Borne Virus Unit Darwin - BBQ in the Park

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    7.00am - 9.00pm

    Carpark under Woolworths
    Casuarinia Shopping Centre
    DARWIN NT

About the event

Friday 30th Nov 7am- 9am – Casuarina shopping centre (Woolworth’s side under the carpark).

The Darwin Sexual Health Blood Borne Virus Unit will have an ATSIHAW BBQ in the Casuarina shopping centre carpark with the Larrakia Nations HEAL program for the homeless from 7am-9am. Come along learn about HIV and grab some free ATSIHAW merchandise.

Contact
Email: Letishia Parter

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HIV Awareness week stall - Wadeye Youth Centre

Where and when?

  • Monday, 3 December 2018
    10.30am - 1.30pm

    Wadeye Youth Centre
    50 Perdjert Street
    DARWIN NT

About the event

The SHBBVU team in Darwin are having a health stall and education session at the Wadeye Youth Centre. Come along learn about HIV in your community and grab some free ATSIHAW merchandise.

Contact
Email: Letishia Parter

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HIV Awareness week stall - Royal Darwin Hospital

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 29 November 2018
    10.00am - 12.00pm

    Royal Darwin Hospital
    Rocklands Drive
    TIWI NT

About the event

The Sexual Health Blood Borne Virus Unit in Northern Territory (SHBBVU) will have an ATSIHAW stall at the Royal Darwin Hospital to raise awareness among community and RDH staff around reducing the risk of infection.

Contact
Email:  Letishia Parter

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World AIDS Day Community Event

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am - 2.00pm

    North Richmond Community Health
    23 Lennox Street
    Richmond Community Health
    RICHMOND VIC

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About the event

A free community event to remember those we have lost to HIV & AIDS and to reduce stigma and discrimination against people living with HIV.

Event is open to all and includes memorial service, positive speaker, bbq lunch, DJ, positive messaging photobooth and rapid HIV testing.

Contact
Email: Amelia Berg
Phone: 0436 345 392

Out! Cairns Ruby Glitterball

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    9.00pm - 3.00am

    33 Spence Street
    CAIRNS QLD

About the event

It’s time once again for our annual festive party – and for this year's Glitterball, we’re adding a tinge of Ruby to the theme – so wear red and/or glitter.

And for the first time this year, we’re back on a SATURDAY!

After a successful partnership last year, once again it’s on World AIDS Day, and we're pleased to announce all proceeds from the night will be donated to QuAC Cairns for next year's World AIDS Day events!

In partnership with Queer Privilege Brisbane, we're very excited to bring you the winner of their "Scratch Down 2" competition – Henny Spaghetti – performing spectacular shows!

Contact
Phone: Gary Cairns on 0406 384 886

World AIDS Day Gallery Talk

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    2.00pm

    Sculpture Gallery
    National Gallery of Australia
    CANBERRA ACT

About the event

Dennis Altman AM FASSA, Professorial Fellow in Human Security at La Trobe University, will discuss the trajectory of the AIDS epidemic from the early panics in the 1980s to the current state of the global epidemic, and the ways in which it has helped shape attitudes towards sexuality, health and activism.

He will be introduced by Senior Curator Shaune Lakin who will provide insights into how the story of AIDS is told within the national collection.

Tickets: Tickets NGA

Website: National Gallery of Australia

VAHAN Community Forum on World AIDS Day

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    10.00am - 4.00pm

    Victoria University Metro West
    138 Nicholson Street
    FOOTSGRAY VIC

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About the event

Forum to discuss how HIV has affected African Australians and how African Australian communities can help meet the challenge of HIV in Australia.

Contact
Email: Chris Lemoh

WAD Display information session

Where and when?

  • Monday, 26 November to
    Friday, 30 November 2018

    11.00am - 2.00pm

    Queanbeyan Hospital Foyer
    Cnr Collette and Erin Street
    QUEANBEYAN NSW

About the event

 WAD Display and information session with Red Ribbons distributed.

WAD Display and resource distribution Monday, 26 November to Friday 30, November.

Staff available to ask questions and for information on Friday 30 November 11am to 2pm.

Staff and visitors will be encouraged to wear Red Ribbons.

Contact
Email: Kevin Schamburg
Phone: 02 6150 7542

Travelling HIV Photo Exhibition - Bankstown

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 17 January 2019
    10.00 - 2.00pm

    Bankstown Centro
    BANKSTOWN NSW

About the event

SWSLHD has developed a portable photographic exhibition to raise community awareness of the importance of HIV testing, and that new treatments now mean you can live happy and healthy lives.

The exhibition consists of 3 pillars with portraits of people living with HIV and accompanying text about their experience living with HIV.

Contact
Email:  Mahee Haque

Travelling HIV Photo Exhibition - Narellan

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 6 December 2018
    10.00 - 2.00pm

    Narellen Town Centre
    NARELLEN NSW

About the event

SWSLHD has developed a portable photographic exhibition to raise community awareness of the importance of HIV testing, and that new treatments now mean you can live happy and healthy lives.

The exhibition consists of 3 pillars with portraits of people living with HIV and accompanying text about their experience living with HIV.

Contact
Email:  Mahee Haque

Travelling HIV Photo Exhibition - Fairfield

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    10.00 - 2.00pm

    Fairfield Showground
    FAIRFIELD NSW

About the event

SWSLHD has developed a portable photographic exhibition to raise community awareness of the importance of HIV testing, and that new treatments now mean you can live happy and healthy lives.

The exhibition consists of 3 pillars with portraits of people living with HIV and accompanying text about their experience living with HIV.

Contact
Email:  Mahee Haque

Travelling HIV Photo Exhibition - Liverpool Hospital

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    10.00 - 2.00pm

    Liverpool Hospital
    LIVERPOOL NSW

About the event

SWSLHD has developed a portable photographic exhibition to raise community awareness of the importance of HIV testing, and that new treatments now mean you can live happy and healthy lives.

The exhibition consists of 3 pillars with portraits of people living with HIV and accompanying text about their experience living with HIV.

Contact
Email:  Mahee Haque

Travelling HIV Photo Exhibition - Liverpool

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 29 November 2018
    10.00 - 2.00pm

    Liverpool Westfield
    LIVERPOOL NSW

About the event

SWSLHD has developed a portable photographic exhibition to raise community awareness of the importance of HIV testing, and that new treatments now mean you can live happy and healthy lives.

The exhibition consists of 3 pillars with portraits of people living with HIV and accompanying text about their experience living with HIV.

Contact
Email:  Mahee Haque

 World AIDS Day Display and Resources

Where and when?

  • Monday, 26 November 2018
    During open hours of the library

    Wagga Wagga City Library
    (entry via lagoon)
    Corner of Baylis and Morrow Street
    WAGGA WAGGA NSW

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About the event

 Community awareness display.

Red ribbons and resources will be available for collection.

Contact
Email: Janine Sutton

 BPM (Beats Per Minute) Movie screening

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    6.00pm - finish

    Wagga Wagga City Library
    (entry via lagoon)
    Corner of Baylis and Morrow Street
    WAGGA WAGGA NSW

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About the event

ACON community partnership event screening BPM to mark World AIDS Day.

Cost: Gold coin donation to the Red Ribbon Appeal.

BPM is rated MA15+Screening Courtesy of Madman Entertainment.

Contact
Email: Tyson Arapali or Janine Sutton
Phone: 6925 2973

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 The ArT of Living with HIV

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    9.00am - 1.00pm

    Wagga Base Hospital
    Entry Foyer
    Docker Street
    WAGGA WAGGA NSW

About the event

A staff and community event to showcase locally produced artwork by people living with HIV and increase awareness in health care staff of HIV.

 Red ribbons and resources will be available for collection.

Staff member will be present to answer questions.

Contact
Email: Jane Sutton
Phone: 6925 2973

STIGMA

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 8 December 2018
    7.30pm - 10.30pm

    Hothouse Theatre
    Lincoln Causeway
    WODONGA NSW

About the event

STIGMA is a production from Devize Co and written by Darren Vizer, that incorporates theatre, dance and physical encounters.

A dynamic theatre and movement performance, examining the prejudices, discrimination and stigma experienced by people living with HIV.

Wesite: Hothouse Theatre

World AIDS Day Screening: BPM - Broken Hill

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 8 December 2018
    6.00pm - 9.00pm

    Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery
    404-408 Argent Street
    BROKEN HILL NSW

About the event

Support the Ending HIV Red Ribbon Appeal at the screening of the international award winning film BPM.

This incredible film showcases the story of ACT UP in Paris, whose members embraced the battle for those affected by HIV/AIDS by taking on sluggish government agencies and major pharmaceutical companies in bold, invasive actions.

Contact
Email: Teddy Cook

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

Aboriginal HIV Awareness Week Event

Where and when?

  • Wednesday, 6 December 2018
    10.00am - 4.00pm

    University Centre for Rural Health
    61 Uralba Street
    LISMORE NSW

About the event

An Aboriginal HIV Awareness week event will be held at University Centre for Rural Health in Lismore on Friday 30 November with stalls, speakers, giveaways and a free lunch for community and local service workers.

This event is collaboration between Bulgarr Ngaru, ACON Northern Rivers and HARP North Coast.

The event will raise awareness of the changing landscape of HIV epidemiology in aboriginal peoples, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and ongoing care for aboriginal communities.

Dr James Ward who leads the Infectious Diseases Research: Aboriginal Health research group at South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) is keynote speaker.

University Centre for Rural Health is located at 61 Uralba St, Lismore.

Please contact ACON Northern Rivers for more information on (02) 6622 1555 or Free Call 1800 633 637.

Contact
ACON Northern Rivers for more information on (02) 6622 1555 or Free Call 1800 633 637.

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

Gayle Sessions

Where and when?

  • Sunday, 2 December 2018
    3.00pm - 9.00pm

    Imperial Hotel
    35 Erskineville Road
    ERSKINEVILLE NSW

About the event

Leading gay-owned and operated boutique cider and beer company Gayle presents this riveting performance showcase featuring two of Australia’s leading comedy and cabaret performers: Trevor Ashley and Denise Hanlon.

Revel in an intimate show that will have you singing, laughing and even dancing.

Red Ribbon merchandise will be on sale with proceeds going to ACON’s Red Ribbon Appeal.

Contact
Email: Virginia Buckworth

Website: Gayle

Griffith Community Picnic

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    10.00am - 2.00pm

    Memorial Park
    363 Banna Avenue
    GRIFFITH NSW

About the event

The Griffith community will come together for a special community picnic event at Memorial Park in Griffith on Saturday, 1 December to commemorate World AIDS Day.

A collaboration between the Griffith Community Centre, Murrumbidgee Local Health District, and ACON, the event will feature music, speakers, community BBQ, and information and health resources.

Contact
Email: Teddy Cook

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

Unity Illawarra and South Coast World AIDS Day Dance

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    8.00pm - late

    Illawarra Leagues Club
    97/99 Church Street
    WOLLONGONG NSW

About the event

Join Unity for their final celebration of the year at the World AIDS Day Dance.

Always a packed event, the dance will have all your favourite tunes, plus amazing drag performances and this year will feature a silent auction, with proceeds donated to local Ending HIV efforts.

Contact
Email: Teddy Cook

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

World AIDS Day Screening: BPM - Bega

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    3.00pm - 8.00pm

    Funhouse Studio
    3 Hill Street
    BEGA NSW

About the event

Support the Ending HIV Red Ribbon Appeal at the screening of the international award winning film BPM.

This incredible film showcases the story of ACT UP in Paris, whose members embraced the battle for those affected by HIV/AIDS by taking on sluggish government agencies and major pharmaceutical companies in bold, invasive actions.

Contact
Email: Teddy Cook

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

‘Fire In The Blood’ Screening at MCA

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    11.30am - 1.00pm

    Museum of Contemporary Art
    140 George Street
    THE ROCKS SYDNEY NSW

About the event

See a screening of the powerful 2013 feature documentary Fire in the Blood, which tells the story of how Western pharmaceutical companies and governments blocked access to low-cost AIDS drugs for the countries of the global south in the years after 1996 – causing ten million or more unnecessary deaths – and the improbable group of people who decided to fight back.

The screening coincides with World AIDS Day, raising awareness about ongoing issues surrounding HIV and AIDS, and ACON’s Red Ribbon Appeal.

Contact
Email: Alice Blandeau-Thomas

Website: Museum of Contemporary Art

World AIDS Day Screening: BPM - Wagga Wagga

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    6.30pm - 9.00pm

    Wagga Wagga City Library
    Cnr Baylis & Morrow Steets
    WAGGA WAGGA NSW

About the event

Support the Ending HIV Red Ribbon Appeal at the screening of the international award winning film BPM.

This incredible film showcases the story of ACT UP in Paris, whose members embraced the battle for those affected by HIV/AIDS by taking on sluggish government agencies and major pharmaceutical companies in bold, invasive actions.

Contact
Email: Teddy Cook

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

Red Party at Stonewall Hotel

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    9.00pm - late

    Stonewall Hotel
    175 Oxford Street
    DARLINGHURST SYDNEY NSW

About the event

Come out on World AIDS Day eve and wear red at Stonewall Hotel’s annual Red Party.

Sydney’s leading drag performers will donate their time and talents in support of the Red Ribbon Appeal.

Entry is $5 donation to ACON at the door.

Red Ribbon merchandise will also be available for purchase.

Contact
Email: Maria Christodoulou

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

Walawaani – We Hope You Have a Safe Journey

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    09.00am - 17.00pm

    Village Centre
    BATEMANS BAY NSW

About the event

Come along to the Village Centre in Batemans Bay where you will find our caravan pop-up stall to commemorate World AIDS Day and support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander HIV Awareness Week.

There will be Dried Blood Spot testing kits available for people to use to test for HIV, as well as information and resources about Ending HIV and Red Ribbons for sale.

Contact
Email: Teddy Cook

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

World AIDS Day Morning Tea - Islington

Where and when?

  • Wednesday, 28 November 2018
    10.00am - 11.00am

    Suspension Espresso: 3 Beaumont Street
    ISLINGTON NEWCASTLE NSW

About the event

World AIDS Day aims to encourage Australians to take action to reduce the transmission of HIV by promoting prevention, and to ensure that people living with HIV live free from stigma and discrimination.

Come and have a cup of coffee, meet ACON Hunter staff, connect with other HIV support services in the region and learn more about what we do for people living with HIV in the Hunter region.

Contact
Phone: ACON Hunter 02 4962 7700

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

Red Sunday at The Beresford

Where and when?

  • Sunday, 25 November 2018
    3.00pm - 8.00pm

    The Beresford Hotel
    354 Bourke Street
    SURRY HILLS NSW

About the event

Beresford Sundays will turn red to raise money for ACON’s Ending HIV Red Ribbon Appeal.

There’ll be spot performances, games and raffles.

Whether you make a donation or buy some of the Red Ribbon merchandise, you’ll be making a difference by helping ACON continue its work to end HIV transmission in NSW by 2020 and support people living with HIV.

Contact
Email: Maria Christodoulou

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

Red Ribbon Appeal with Bears at The Bank

Where and when?

  • Sunday, 18 November and
    Sunday, 25 November 2018

    4.00pm - 6.00pm

    The Bank Hotel
    324 King Street
    NEWTOWN NSW

About the event

The Harbour City Bears will be hitting the Bank Hotel in Newtown to sell red ribbons ($3), wristbands ($5), enamel pins ($5) and diamante pins ($10) and taking donations.

Support the Red Ribbon Appeal by purchasing merchandise from the Harbour City Bears at The Bank Hotel.

Contact
Email: Maria Christodoulou

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

Red Ribbon Appeal at Friday Night Bears at Kinselas

Where and when?

  • Friday, 23 November and
    Friday, 30 November 2018

    7.00pm - 10.00pm

    Kinselas
    383 Bourke Street
    DARLINGHURST NSW

About the event

Join the Harbour City Bears at their weekly Den Night at Kinselas and help raise funds for the Ending HIV Red Ribbon Appeal.

The bears will be selling red ribbons ($3), wristbands ($5), enamel pins ($5) and diamante pins ($10) and taking donations.

Support the Red Ribbon Appeal by purchasing merchandise from the Harbour City Bears at Kinselas.

Contact
Email: Maria Christodoulou

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

Treatments by the Sea

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 24 November 2018
    11.00am - 4.30pm

    27 Uralba Street
    LISMORE NSW

About the event

A FREE workshop for people living with HIV with a specific look at Quality of Life (QoL) for People living with HIV.

Participants will hear from keynote speaker Dr Jennifer Power, Principal Researcher, HIV Futures, Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, who will explore what factors contribute to good QoL.

Join in the discussion and bring all those questions you’ve always had about living with HIV.

Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea will be provided.

Numbers for the workshop are limited, to register call (02) 6622 1555 or Free Call 1800 633 637.

Contact
ACON Northern Rivers for more information on (02) 6622 1555 or Free Call 1800 633 637.

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

Ending HIV Red Ribbon Appeal at Northern Rivers

Where and when?

  • Friday, 23 November -
    Saturday, 1 December 2018
    09.00am - 17.00pm

    Various locations
    NORTHERN RIVERS NSW

About the event

Red Ribbons will be available throughout the week from ACON Northern Rivers at 27 Uralba Street Lismore as well as at selected countertops, markets and community events in Nimbin, Casino, Kyogle, Lismore, Ballina, Byron Bay, Brunswick Heads and Mullumbimby.

On Wednesday 28 November volunteers will be selling Red Ribbons at the Lismore Shopping Square, and on Thursday 29 November in Lismore CDB and Nimbin.

Donations can also be made online: Red Ribbon Appeal website.

Contact
Email: Neil McKellar-Stewart

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

Ending HIV Red Ribbon Appeal

Where and when?

  • Friday, 16 November -
    Sunday, 2 December 2018
    Various times

    09.00am - 17.00pm
    SYDNEY NSW

About the event

In the lead up to, and including World AIDS Day, volunteers will be selling red ribbons ($3), wristbands ($5), enamel pins ($5) and diamante pins ($10) at selected locations throughout Sydney.

The Red Ribbon Street Appeal will take place on Friday 30 November and Saturday 1 December.

Red Ribbon merchandise can be purchased from businesses displaying Red Ribbon boxes, or donations can be made via the official Red Ribbon Appeal website.

Contact
Email: Maria Christodoulou

Website: Red Ribbon Appeal

Ending HIV Starts with Me

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 6 December 2018
    2.00pm - 6.00pm

    Hurstville Memorial Square
    213 Forest Road
    HURSTVILLE NSW

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About the event

A WAD information stall will be set-up as part of the St George “Youth Reach” program – an outreach program which includes monthly pop-up events and activities targeting at risk and newly arrived young people aged 12-18 years.

The aim of the stall is to raise awareness amongst young people and their families about the significance of WAD, reducing the stigma of AIDS/HIV, prevention of HIV, getting tested, and promotion of services.

Participation of the educational spinning wheel and paper quizzes will be encouraged by ‘red’ giveaways including red icy poles and/or red slushies.

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available.

Contact
Email: Nicole Scobie

World AIDS Day Outreach

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    All Day

    Cronulla; Miranda; Hurstville; Rockdale
    NSW, Sutherland Shire and
    St George Areas

About the event

Peer Educators will be engaging local young people around the Sutherland Shire and St George areas on Saturday 1st December.

Peer Educators will be providing information around HIV/ADS, with the understanding that young people can make an impact.

Have a chat with the Peer Educators if you see them out and about and familiarise yourself with HIV treatment and prevention.

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available.

Contact
Email: Karla Donaldson

Coogee Family Fun Day – WAD Information Stall

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    8.00am - 4.00pm

    Goldstein Reserve
    Coogee Beach
    Dolphin Street
    COOGEE NSW

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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 -25 years 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.

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available.

Contact
Email: Frida Kitas

Website: Destination NSW Website

Red Ribbon Goes to Market

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    10.00am - 2.00pm

    SHNC Community Markets held in Shannon Reserve
    SURRY HILLS NSW

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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.

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available.

Contact
Email: Stephen Lunny

Website: Surry Hills Neighbourhood Centre

Today is RED - World AIDS Day

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    09.00am - 17.00pm

    Randwick Campus Courtyard
    UNSW
    KENSINGTON NSW

About the event

During English Language Sessions, UNSW Health Service will be running a range of WAD activities to increase Global CALD students awareness of the importance of HIV testing and treatment, as well as promote condom use.

Volunteers will support and encourage Global CALD students to interact with the following activities:

  • making Red Ribbons;
  • HIV Quiz;
  • condom in a jar guessing competition;
  • delicious red food;
  • Red Ribbon learning board - what I learnt today about HIV; and
  • video stories on tablets.

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available.

Contact
Email: Belinda Meggitt

World AIDS Day in Surry Hills - Remembering, supporting and understanding HIV and AIDS

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    8.00am - 2.00pm

    Albion Centre
    150 Albion Street
    SURRY HILLS NSW

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About the event

Albion Centre staff will man an information stall, providing the community with information about HIV/AIDS and WAD.

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available.

Contact
Email: Madeleine Leonard

World AIDS Day Information Stall

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    9.00 - lunch time

    The Sutherland Hospital
    The Kingsway
    CARINGBAH NSW

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About the event

A WAD stall in the main entrance (auditorium) of The Sutherland Hospital, with the provision of information, resources, and interactive activities about HIV to hospital staff and the local community of Cronulla, Caringbah, and Sutherland.

KRC South will also be hosting a DBS Testing Week with each person tested going in the draw to win a voucher.

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available.

World AIDS Day Client Morning Tea

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    9.00am - 12.00pm

    St George Drug & Alcohol Service
    2 South Street
    KOGARAH NSW

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About the event

A morning tea for St George Drug & Alcohol Service registered clients, including spinning wheel and quiz for HIV education.

A paper remembrance tree will allow clients to make and hang red paper leaves, commemorating loved ones who died from HIV/AIDS-related illnesses.

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available.

Contact
Email: Miriam van Zanten

Conversations @ Consumer Coffee Morning and Red Nail Bar

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    8.00am - 12.00pm

    The Langton Centre OTP
    591 South Dowling Street
    SURRY HILLS NSW

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About the event

Clients will participate in spinning wheel and quiz activities, educating and closing the knowledge gap around sexually transmitted HIV.

A red nail painting bar and ‘Sexy Packs’ (hygiene packs) will also be on offer, allowing time for consumers to engage and have meaningful conversations with staff.

A blood drive to promote HIV testing and treating early will also be available for clients.

Get your nails did! Get fresh! Get your own Passion Pack!

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available.

Contact
Email: Chloe Turner Website

World AIDS Day Trivia and Raffle

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 29 November 2018
    2.00pm onwards

    The Wayside Chapel
    29 Hughes Street
    POTTS POINT NSW

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About the event

Clients of MSIC, KRC, and Wayside Chapel, and people experiencing homelessness are all welcome to attend this WAD event.

Have a fun and interesting afternoon, while learning about HIV, including issues of stigma and discrimination.

Similar to a pub trivia night, the afternoon will include trivia, raffle, and quiz activities.

There will be prizes for winners!

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available.

Contact
Email: Matt Dibbayawan

World AIDS Day Community Awareness Morning

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 29 November 2018
    8.00am - 10.00am

    El-Alamein Memorial Fountain
    Darlinghurst Road
    KINGS CROSS NSW

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About the event

The WAD stall aims to be inclusive, informative, and start conversations with people on their way to work.

Staff, identified by their WAD T-shirts, will be handing out Red Ribbons and explaining their significance.

The KRC bus will also be at the Fountain for any opportunistic testing.

A red flower will be distributed to each person that engages with the Services’ and has a spin of the HIV/AIDS myth busting spinning wheel.

People are encouraged to drop by and engage in local community conversation.

Red Ribbons and health promotion resources will be available.


Email: Maria Bergin

The Things We Don’t Talk About – Creative Writing Competition

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 1 November to
    Tuesday, 20 November 2018

    ILLAWARRA NSW

About the event

We will write to build understanding, hope and healing.

We will listen and find a place of empathy with others and we will work to make visible the things we want and need to talk about.

Participants will be invited to also submit to the annual SCWC HARP competition and the winner in both categories, prose and poetry will be invited to read their entry at the SCWC Christmas Picnic on 7 December, 2018.

Contact
Email: South Coast Writers

Website: South Coast Writers Centre

World AIDS Day ribbon appeal

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    7.00am - 11.00am

    North Melbourne
    Richmond
    South Yarra &
    Footscray train stations
    MELBOURNE VIC

About the event

Thorne Harbour Health volunteers take to the train stations to hand out red ribbons to folks on their way to work.

FREE

THH is urging all Victorians to show they care on World AIDS Day, 1 December, by getting the facts about HIV and wearing a red ribbon to show their support for people living with HIV.

Contact
Email: Events Thorne Harbour Health

Website: Thorne Harbour Health

Cairns Drag Extravaganza

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    7.30pm - 11.30pm

    Tanks Art Centre
    46 Collins Avenue
    EDGE HILL QLD

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About the event

Raising awareness for HIV.

Featuring photographed-red-carpet entry, a fabulous Glitz and Glamour entertainment extravaganza coming to Tank 5, Tanks Art Centre, awaits the Cairns’ community.

Partnered with QuAC, Cairns Drag brings you 26 drag performances through get-up-&-move music, spectacular lighting, stunning costumes and comedy.

Our scheduling incorporates professional and newly skilled amateur drag artists.

Our Kings and Queens will be raising awareness for wellbeing, testing, prevention and people living with HIV, and show the world that Cairns Cares!

Contact
Email: Ben Dawson
Phone: 07 4041 5451

World AIDS Day Candlelight Vigil - Brisbane

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    6.45pm

    Queen Street Mall Stage
    Queen Street
    BRISBANE QLD

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About the event

World AIDS Day Candlelight Vigil.

Contact
Email: Sally Cripps
Phone: 07 3017 1732

World AIDS Day Candlelight Vigil - Cairns

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    5.30pm - 7.00pm

    Cairns Esplanade
    Weston Events Lawn
    52 Esplanade
    CAIRNS QLD

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About the event

Join us on Saturday 1 December as we gather for a very special candlelight vigil, to pay respects to those who have lost their lives to HIV, AIDS and AIDS related illness.

As we light a candle and have our moment of reflection, this is a time to remember the resilience of our community.

Contact
Email: Ben Dawson
Phone: 07 4041 5451

World AIDS Day RED Party

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    From 8.00pm

    The Beat Megaclub
    677 Ann Street
    FORTITUDE VALLEY QLD

About the event

World AIDS Day RED Party

Website: The Beat Megaclub

Burlesque on the Beach

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    2.00pm

    Rowes Bay near Hope Bridge
    TOWNSVILLE QLD

About the event

Open to all with HIV, their friends, family and service providers.

Contact
Email: Angela Cooper
Phone: 07 4433 9603

Cairns HIV Awareness Week Stall 2

Where and when?

  • Monday, 26 November to
    Friday, 30 November 2018
    9.00am - 4.30pm

    Tanks Art Centre
    46 Collins Avenue
    CAIRNS QLD

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About the event

Goodies and raffle tickets.

Contact
Email: Ben Dawson
Phone: 07 4041 5451

Cairns HIV Awareness Week Stall 1

Where and when?

  • Monday, 26 November to
    Friday, 30 November 2018
    9.00am - 4.30pm

    Cairns Central Shopping Centre
    CAIRNS QLD

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About the event

Goodies and raffle tickets.

Contact
Email: Ben Dawson
Phone: 07 4041 5451

Trans BBQ

Where and when?

  • Sunday, 2 December 2018
    11.00am - 2.00pm

    New Farm Neighbourhood Centre
    967 Brunswick Street
    NEW FARM QLD

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About the event

Trans Event Community and support people.

Contact
Email: Dylan
Phone: 07 3017 1701

Brown Sugar

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    7.00pm - 1.00am

    Australian National Hotel
    867 Stanley Street
    WOOLLOONGABBA QLD

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About the event

Come dressed in glitter or gold.

Entry is $10.00 - $15.00

Contact
Facebook

World AIDS Day Seniors Lunch

Where and when?

  • Sunday, 25 November 2018
    11.45am - 4.00pm

    Stones Corner Hotel
    346 Logan Road
    STONES CORNER QLD

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About the event

Open to over 55 Seniors and their support person.

Contact
Email: Jan Thwaites
Phone: 07 3017 1779

Buildings in RED

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    From 6.00pm

    Brisbane City
    BRISBANE QLD

About the event

Be sure to look up and around the City as iconic landmarks around Brisbane will turn RED for World AIDS Day.

These include Brisbane City Hall, King George Square, Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Parliament House, William Jolly Bridge, Story Bridge, Kurilpa Bridge, Conrad Treasury Hotel, Reddacliff Place and Victoria Bridge.

Contact
Email: Trish McKenna
Phone: 3013 5555

Website: QLD World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day Awareness Stall - Thursday Island 6

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    6.00pm - 8.00pm

    Thursday Island Bowls Club
    THURSDAY ISLAND QLD

About the event

Free sausage sizzle, information, people to talk to and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

World AIDS Day Awareness Stall - Thursday Island 5

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    10.00am - 12.00pm

    Primary Health Centre
    THURSDAY ISLAND QLD

About the event

Free sausage sizzle, information, people to talk to and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

World AIDS Day Awareness Stall - Thursday Island 4

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 29 November 2018
    10.00am - 12.00pm

    Ibis Supermarket
    THURSDAY ISLAND QLD

About the event

Free sausage sizzle, information, people to talk to and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

World AIDS Day Awareness Stall - Thursday Island 3

Where and when?

  • Wednesday, 28 November 2018
    10.00am - 12.00pm

    Community Wellness Centre
    THURSDAY ISLAND QLD

About the event

Free sausage sizzle, information, people to talk to and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

World AIDS Day Awareness Stall - Thursday Island 2

Where and when?

  • Tuesday, 27 November 2018
    10.00am - 12.00pm

    Rosehill Shed
    THURSDAY ISLAND QLD

About the event

Free sausage sizzle, information, people to talk to and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

World AIDS Day Awareness Stall - Thursday Island 1

Where and when?

  • Monday, 26 November 2018
    10.00am - 12.00pm

    Tamwao Ibis
    THURSDAY ISLAND QLD

About the event

Free sausage sizzle, information, people to talk to and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Thursday Island 2

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    74 Douglas Street
    THURSDAY ISLAND QLD

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About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Thursday Island 1

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    Thursday Island Hospital
    163 Douglas Street
    THURSDAY ISLAND QLD

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About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Masig Island

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    PHCC Masig Island
    MASIG YORKE QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Yam Island

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    Lot 13 Garth Lane
    YAM ISLAND QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Warraber

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    Cnr Esplande & Aikuru Street
    WARRABER QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Moa Island 2

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    Lot 33
    Main Street
    ST PAUL'S VILLAGE
    MOA ISLAND QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Stephen Island

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    Lot 10
    Orankie Street
    UGAR
    STEPHEN ISLAND QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Saibai Island

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    SAIBAI ISLAND QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Murray Island

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    MURRAY ISLAND QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Mabuia Island

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    Lot 2
    Map Street
    MABUIA ISLAND QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Moa Island 1

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    Lot 77
    Kubin Village Health Centre
    KUBIN VILLAGE
    MOA ISLAND QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Horn Island

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    29 Nawie Street
    HORN ISLAND QLD

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About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Dauan Island

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    Lot 16
    DAUAN ISLAND QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Darnley Island

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    Lot 64
    The Esplande
    DARNLEY ISLAND QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Poruma

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    William Street
    PORUMA QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Boigu Island

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    Chambers Street
    BOIGU ISLAND QLD

About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Bamaga

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    175 Adidi Street
    BAMAGA QLD

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About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

HIV Awareness Morning Tea - Badu Island

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am

    181 Tamwoy Street
    BADU ISLAND QLD

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About the event

Morning Tea with information and giveaways.

Contact
Phone: Sandra Lee Gregson - 07 4069 0473

World AIDS Day RED Run - Ipswich

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    7.00am

    Bill Paterson Oval
    Cnr Salisbury Road & Lion Street
    IPSWICH QLD

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About the event

The RED Run is FREE and open to everyone, runners and non-runners, children and even your furry friends.

All participants are invited to dress in RED (the redder the better).

The course starts and finishes at Bill Paterson Oval end of Limestone Park. Runners follow path with netball courts to your right. Turn left at path intersection. Continue along path turning left at the next intersection. Follow path towards PCYC. Marker at Griffiths Rd end of path indicating turnaround point. Backtrack along path and continue up the hill towards Chermside Rd. Turn right at path intersection at Chermside Rd and follow path along and down the hill heading back towards start point at Bill Paterson Oval. There is a 2.5km turnaround point and then repeat course.

Contact
Email: Trish McKenna
Phone: 3013 5555

Website: QLD Worlds AIDS Day

World AIDS Day RED Run - Seventeen Mile Rocks

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    7.00am

    Rocks Riverside Park
    Counihan Street
    SEVENTEEN MILE ROCKS QLD

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About the event

The RED Run is FREE and open to everyone, runners and non-runners, children and even your furry friends.

All participants are invited to dress in RED (the redder the better).

The run starts at the Pavilion near the main playground.

Contact
Email: Trish McKenna
Phone: 3013 5555

Website: QLD Worlds AIDS Day

World AIDS Day RED Run - St Lucia

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    7.00am

    St Lucia Parkrun
    University of Qld
    Sir William McGregor Drive
    ST LUCIA QLD

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About the event

The RED Run is FREE and open to everyone, runners and non-runners, children and even your furry friends.

All participants are invited to dress in RED (the redder the better).

The event starts alongside the Aquatic Centre Carpark.

Contact
Email: Trish McKenna
Phone: 3013 5555

Website: QLD World AIDS Day

ATSICHS Mackay World AIDS Day

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 29 November 2018
    10.00am - 2.00pm

    ATSICHS Carpark
    31-33 Victoria Street
    MACKAY QLD

About the event

Information Day

Contact
Email: Yvonne Chelepy
Phone: 0498 051 138

Red Ribbon Carpark BBQ - Inala

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am - 1.00pm

    Inala Community Health Centre
    64 Wirraway Parade
    INALA QLD

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About the event

A free community event to raise HIV/AIDS awareness and promote a community free from stigma & discrimination.

Free blood tests and liver ultrasounds will be available.

This event is hosted by Metro South Addiction Services in partnership with Inala Community House and the Queensland World AIDS Day Alliance.

Contact
Phone: Natalie 0438 701 338

Red Ribbon Carpark BBQ - Logan

Where and when?

  • Friday, 23 November 2018
    11.00am - 1.00pm

    Ladders Carpark
    9 Station Road
    LOGAN CENTRAL QLD

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About the event

Come and meet the Metro South Health LADDERS youth alcohol and drug team and enjoy a free BBQ.

This free community event aims to raise HIV/AIDS awareness, provide health information and promote a community free from stigma and discrimination.

Contact
Phone: Ladders 07 3229 3963

Adelaide Railway Station ATSIHAW and AAW Red Ribbon Appeal

Where and when?

  • Wednesday, 28 November 2018
    7.00am - 9.00am

    125 North terrace
    ADELAIDE and VICTORIA SQUARE ADELAIDE

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About the event

Raising awaness and raising money using info cards, ribbons, and AAW and ATSIHAW merchandise.

Handing out flyers, Red Ribbons, and other AIDS awareness week merchandise.

This appeal is to raise money for PLHIV services, raise awareness of HIV infection in Australia, and to acknowledge that HIV is still here.

Today also has a particular focus on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island infection rates and the discrepancy between those from a non-CALD background.

Contact
Email: Daniel Jeffries
Phone: (08) 7099 5313

Harbour Town Adelaide AIDS Awareness Week Stall

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    9.00am - 5.30pm

    727 Tapleys Hill Road
    WEST BEACH SA

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About the event

HIV awareness stall with members from all BBV NGO's in SA.

We will be handing out flyers and info cards about the services SA has to offer.

Donations will be welcome.

Statistics will be on hand to dispel myths around HIV infection rates.

Contact
Email: Daniel Jeffries
Phone: (08) 7099 5313

Westfield Marion AIDS Awareness Week Stall

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    9.00am - 5.30pm

    297 Diagonal Road
    OAKLANDS PARK SA

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About the event

HIV awareness stall with members from all BBV NGO's in SA.

We will be handing out flyers and info cards about the services SA has to offer.

Donations will be welcome.

Statistics will be on hand to dispel myths around HIV infection rates.

Contact
Email: Daniel Jeffries
Phone: (08) 7099 5313

WAD Community Elders Breakfast

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    8.00am - 9.00am

    Alfred Hospital
    AMREP Seminar Room
    55 Commercial Road
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

A breakfast to recognise our elders living with HIV and those providing leadership in HIV research, clinical care and advocacy.

Contact
Email: Alfred Health
Website: Community Elders Living with HIV World AIDS Day Breakfast

mHIVE World AIDS Day Symposium

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    1.00pm - 6.00pm

    Alfred Research Alliance Education Lecture Theatre
    80 Commercial Road
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

An event to promote engagement of scientists and community members, and to showcase HIV research activities by Victorian researchers.

Please register at the website to attend.

Contact
Email: Clovis Palmer
Email: mHIVE Committee

Website: mHIVE

Prevention For All

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 8 December 2018
    12pm - 4.00pm

    4/6 South Road
    BRAYBROOK VIC

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About the event

Community members will participate in the forum to explore barriers and enablers in prevention, treatment and support for HIV affected individuals. It is free for the refugee and migrant backgrounds communities.

People are encouraged to wear red.

Contact
Email: Mabor
Email: Alison
Phone: 0438 933 844

World AIDS Day Memorial

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    2.00pm - 5.00pm

    Positive Living Centre
    51 commercial Road
    SOUTH YARRA VIC

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About the event

On 1 December the Positive Living Centre (PLC), part of the Thorne Harbour Health will host the annual World AIDS Day memorial event, to commemorate the many lives lost as a result of the HIV epidemic.

FREE

Refreshments and entertainment provided, free entry.

Arrive early as the event gets busy.

Contact
Email: Events Thorne Harbour Health

Website: Thorne Harbour Health

World AIDS Day Street Appeal

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    9.00am - 4.00pm

    Melbourne CBD
    Inner city street corners & Bourke st Mall
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

Thorne Harbour Health volunteers take to the streets to hand out red ribbons to shoppers.

Look out for red Thorne Harbour health kiosks to pick up a ribbon.

FREE

Thorne Harbour Health is urging all Victorians to show they care on World AIDS Day on 1 December by getting the facts about HIV and wearing a red ribbon to show their support for people living with HIV.

Contact
Email: Events Thorne Harbour Health

Website: Thorne Harbour Health

World AIDS Day Networking Luncheon

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    12.15pm - 1.00pm

    The AMREP Theatre
    80 Commercial Road
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

A time for attendees of the launch and forum to come together.

RSVP essential.

Contact
Email: Max Niggl
Phone: 0448 339 917

Website: Living Positive Victoria

World AIDS Day "Everybody Counts" Official Launch

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    9.00am - 10.15am

    The AMREP Theatre
    80 Commercial Road
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

Launched by Peter Breadon, Department of Health, keynote speaker, Professor Mark Stoove and Dr Susan Paxton and Julien Fournier from Living Positive Victoria Speakers Bureau.

Free event
Everyone welcome
Free World AIDS Day merchandise

Contact
Email: Maz Niggl
Phone: 0448 339 917

Website: Living Positive Victoria

World AIDS Day Community Forum

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    11.00am - 12.15pm

    The AMREP Theatre
    80 Commercial Road
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

Free event.

Living and Ageing with HIV - rising to the challenge.

Join our community panel forum, moderated by Dr Chris Lemoh , Dr Clovis Palmer, Dr Liz Crock and David Menadue discussing the challenges of living and ageing with HIV and taking questions from the audience.

Contact
Email: Max Niggl
Phone: 0448 339 917

Website: Living Positive Victoria

World AIDS Day Morning Tea

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    10.15am - 11.00am

    The AMREP Theatre
    80 Commercial Road
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

A time to gather and reflect on World AIDS Day with researchers, Doctors and community.

Contact
Email: Max Niggl
Phone: 0448 339 917

Website: Living Positive Victoria

HIV in 2018 - U=U

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 29 November 2018
    12noon - 4pm

    Friday, 30 November 2018
    10.30am - 1.30pm

    11 Robin Warren Drive
    MURDOCH WA
    Ground floor (by orange lifts, opposite food court)
    Fiona Stanley Hospital
    MURDOCH WA

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About the event

An information stand with nursing and allied staff working in HIV available to answer your questions.

Contact
Email: Sam Libertino

Light the Town Red

Where and when?

  • Monday, 26 November - Sunday, 2 December 2018
    Evenings

    Various locations
    Perth City and surrounds
    PERTH WA

About the event

Locatons around Perth including Crown Perth, Optus Stadium and Parliament house will be lit red in celebration and support of World AIDS Day.

Contact
Email: Mark Reid
Phone: 9482 0000

Website: Western Australian AIDS Council

STYLEAID ZERO Art

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    7pm - 9pm

    Holmes A Court Gallery
    10 Douglas Street
    WEST PERTH WA

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About the event

Launch event of the 2 year art collaboration between the WA AIDS Council and the City of Vincent, to coincide with World AIDS Day.

This event is a collaboration of fashion, dance, food, wine and art to celebrate World AIDS Day and to raise funds for the WA AIDS Council with the support of the City of Vincent.

Contact
Email: Annette Hasluck
Phone: 9482 0000

Website: Western Australian AIDS Council

Flamingos Dance Bar 2018 WAD Fundraiser Night - Friday, 30 November 2018

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    10pm - late

    Flamingos Dance Bar
    201 Liverpool Street
    HOBART TAS

About the event

Proceeds from door sales go to the Andrew Shaw Foundation.

Flamingos Dance Bar 2018 WAD Fundraiser Night - Saturday, 1 December 2018

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    10pm - late

    Flamingos Dance Bar
    201 Liverpool Street
    HOBART TAS

About the event

Proceeds from door sales go to the Andrew Shaw Foundation.

Red Thread 2018 WAD Charity Gala

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    7pm - 10pm

    Flamingos Dance Bar
    201 Liverpool Street
    HOBART TAS

About the event

Cocktail party, silent auction and raffle. Proceeds go to The Andrew Shaw Foundation.

Tickets:
Early Bird $55, General $69, VIP $99

World AIDS Day Morning Tea in the AIDS Garden of Reflection

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    10am - 12pm

    Forest Drive
    Molongolo Valley
    CANBERRA ACT

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About the event

The AIDS Action Council invite you to morning tea in the AIDS Garden of Reflection at the National Arboretum on Saturday 1 December 2018. Join us to show your support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have lost their lives to HIV/AIDS.

RSVPs are essential for catering. Please RSVP with any dietary requirements to events@aidsaction.org.au or 6257 2855 by Thursday, 29 November 2018.

There will be some seating and space for picnic blankets (please BYO picnic blanket, perhaps big enough to share!), please advise in your RSVP if you require a chair.

Please be sun smart! Providing shade at the National Arboretum is tricky due to the wind. Please bring a hat or parasol, sunscreen and dress comfortably. We will provide sunscreen.

Car parking is available in the general paid car park. Please make sure you pay for your parking as all the fees are returned to the Arborertum.

National Arboretum staff will help direct you to the AIDS Garden of Reflection if you have not been before.

Contact / RSVP
Email: events@aidsaction.org.au
Phone: 6257 2855

Website: AIDS Action Council

Walawaani (welcome here)

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 30 November 2018
    12noon - 3pm

    1 Perry Street
    BATEMANS BAY NSW

About the event

A community event with a vintage caravan on display, with games, prizes and food on offer as well as on site HIV testing.

Wollongong breakwater lighthouse illuminated for WAD

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 1 December 2018
    From 7pm/dusk

    Wollongong breakwater lighthouse
    ILLAWARRA NSW

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About the event

Wollongong breakwater lighthouse illuminated for WAD.

People are encouraged to take pictures.

Contact
Email: Jennifer Farinella

WAD Broken Hill screening of BPM

Where and when?

  • Saturday, 8 December 2018
    From 6pm

    404–408 Argent Street
    BROKEN HILL NSW

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About the event

You are invited to a special screening of BPM to mark World AIDS Day.

Gold coin donation to the Red Ribbon Appeal.

RSVP
Email: John Casey
Phone: 0437 651 752

Clinic 16 - NSW WAD 2018

Where and when?

  • Friday, 30 November 2018
    10am - 2pm

    RNSH
    Level 3 foyer
    Acute Services Building
    ST LEONARDS NSW

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About the event

Clinic 16 staff will be displaying banners and posters in the entrance foyer of Royal North Shore Hospital on Friday, 30 November 2018, as well as giving away red ribbons and raising funds for the HIV/AIDS Legal Centre.

Contact
Email: Cassey Lee
Phone: 9462 9529

Website: Clinic Sixteen

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