National health initiatives calendar 2019

Looking for a challenge? Want to take part in a charity fundraiser? Need some motivation? See what's happening this year, and sign up to the events best for your wellbeing.

Do you have an event that you think should be added? Contact a member of your local site wellbeing team.


4 January: World Braille Day
21 January: Undies Run for Bowel Cancer
26 January: Big Red BBQ day
26 January: Australia day
27 January: International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust
27 January: World Leprosy Day


1-28 February: International CHD Awareness Month
1-28 February: FebruDAREy
1-28 February: Febfast
1-28 February: Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
2 February: World Wetlands Day
2-3 February: Sun Run Cole Classic
4 February: World Cancer Day
5 February: World Safer Internet Day
5 February: Chinese New Year
14 February: Valentine's Day
20 February: World Day of Social Justice
21 February: International Mother Language Day
22 February: World Encephalitis Day
22 February: World Thinking Day
27 February: Teal Ribbon Day
28 February: World Rare Disease Day


3 March: World Wildlife Day
3 March: Clean Up Australia Day
8 March: International Women's Day
TBA March: March Into Yellow
10-16 March: World Glaucoma Week
11-17March: Brain Awareness Week
13-17 March: World's Greatest Shave
14 March: World Kidney Day
20 March: International Day of Happiness
21 March: World Down Syndrome Day
22 March: World Water Day
22March: Ride2School Day
24 March: World TB Day

What does wellbeing mean to you?

Andrew - Wodonga
Being happy & healthy - both physically & mentally