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Download a PDF version of the calendarDepartment of Health 2019 Calendar of Events (PDF 86 KB)
3-9 February -Tube Feeding Awareness Week - Nationwide - ausEE.Inc
9-13 March - Headache Awareness Week - Nationwide - Brain Foundation
11-17 March - Brain Awareness Week - Worldwide - Brain Foundation
26 March - Purple Day - Nationwide - Epilepsy Foundation
17 April - World Haemophilia Day - Worldwide - Haemophilia Foundation Australia
17 - 23 June - Cancer Research Awareness - Week - Nationwide - Cure Cancer Australia
27 June - PTSD Awareness Day - Worldwide - Australian Resource Centre for PTSD Limited
4 - 10 August - National EOS Awareness Week - Nationwide - ausEE.Inc
5 - 11 August - Sleep Awareness Week - Nationwide - Sleep Health Foundation
8 August - Top 8 Challenge Day – Nationwide - ausEE.Inc
21 September - World Alzheimer's Day - Worldwide - Dementia Australia