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October 2015

Orange Youth Mental Health Expo

October 14, 2015 @ 10:00 pm
Student Hub @ TAFE Orange Campus, 109 March Street
Orange, New South Wales 2800 Australia

On 14th October we are having a Community BBQ at the Orange TAFE Campus, there will be a sausage sizzle, music, some high school students facilitating TIG (Traditional Indigenous Games) and local mental health organisations will have a stalls providing information and resources.

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Value Your Mind – Community Event

October 16, 2015 @ 3:30 pm - 5:05 pm
PCYC Wellington, 69 Gobolion Street
Wellington, New South Wales 2820 Australia

Everyone is invited to come to the Value Your Mind Community Event being held at the local PCYC in Goblion St with service information , stalls, activities for the kids and the screening of the Music Video 'Hope'.The Wellington Interagency services and members will be in attendance to host a BBQ with the music video that was created by local Youth, Elders, community members and Desert Pea Media airing the clip raising awareness around Mental Health.

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Mad Pride Youth Event

October 21, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Commune, 1/160 Rochford St, Erskineville
Sydney, New South Wales 2043 Australia

Mad Pride is Weave Youth and Community Services' annual free youth event. Mad Pride is held each year during Mental Health Awareness Month to celebrate young people's creative achievements and break down the stigma associated with mental health experiences. It will be a night of full of vibrant performances, art installations, and interactive projects, with the community coming together to celebrate the success of young people.

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Sydney Community Drum Circle

October 21, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day 21 of the month, repeating until October 21, 2015

Pioneer Clubhouse, Lot 2 Quirk Street
Balgowlah, New South Wales 2093 Australia

An adults of all ages all abilities inclusive drum and percussion circle facilitated by Drum Therapy and hosted by the Schizophrenia Fellowship of NSW. For more information see

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Beautiful YOU, Beatiful ME, Beautiful MIND

October 22, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
MFO Shop 31 ( next to chemist) BKK Eastlakes Shopping Centre, Evans Avenue, Eastlakes
Sydney, New South Wales 2018 Australia
Free Event

A fun filled and informative well being experience incorporating a number of brief presentations, performances and experiences including foods that encourage brain power, Reiki and Crystal healing, Meditation, Mindfulness tea drinking ceremony, Multicultural music, laughter yoga, Thai Chi , sharing of personal experiences and much more.

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Rainbow Family Cafe in conjuction with the Culture on the Clarence and Jacaranda Festival

October 25, 2015 @ 9:10 am - 3:10 pm
The Naked Bean Cafe, Skinner St
South Grafton, New South Wales 2460 Australia
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1.Rainbow Family Café /Skinner St Stalls info and refreshments for members of the Community about Mental Health and Service Providers . 25th October 2015 2. Float in the Jacaranda Festival 7th November

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Connecting Caring Community

October 27, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Edith Wellington Hall, 76 Pitt Street
Mortdale, New South Wales 2223 Australia
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Free community event to find out about local groups; free BBQ Lunch; entertainment; activities & prizes; guest speakers

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October 2016


October 6, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Hope Uniting Church, 829 Anzac Parade, Maroubra
Sydney , NSW 2035 Australia

The Junction Neighbourhood Centre has teamed up with Hope Uniting Church to host a fun filled fete packed with a free BBQ lunch, great coffee, kid’s activities, music and entertainment, yoga demonstrations, mental health information talks, nutrition and food demonstrations and the chance to dig into a gardening workshop. Find out more about volunteering and your local community organisations. Gather information from local well being stores and find out what’s happening in your community! This event is aimed at helping…

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Aftercare Mental Health Month Day

October 20, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Callen Park, Old Rozelle Hospital (Callan Park), Corner Church and Glover Streets
LILYFIELD , New South Wales 2040 Australia
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A day of activities, community connection and promotion about Mental Health and this year's theme "Learn and Grow". Lunch is also provided for all attendees.

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October 2017

Mental Health Fun Day @ Billabong Clubhouse Tamworth

October 10, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Billabong Clubhouse Tamworth, 6 Darling Street
TAMWORTH, New South Wales 2340 Australia

October is Mental Health Month and Billabong Clubhouse Tamworth is hosting a Mental Health Fun Day on the 10th October. The day has proven to be successful both for service providers and consumers. The spirit of celebration has strengthen positive networks and support. The aim is to have an interactive fun day. Activities are as followed; • Live radio cross • Live music • Fun and games • Coffee / muffins/ mini pancakes/ Billabong style!!! • Belly dances • BBQ…

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Community Arts Festival

October 12, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Participation in community arts activities is more than just a hobby. For many people it is the place they can express themselves and make lasting friendships. We know that this supports good mental health. So, for Mental Health Month 2017, Ability Links are organising a Community Arts Festival where members of the community can come and meet a range of local community arts groups under one roof. The event will be held on the 12th October 2017 12pm-6pm at the…

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BBQ & Drawing Workshop at Millers Point

October 12, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Harry Jensen Community Centre, 17 Argyle St Millers Point
Sydney, New South Wales 2000 Australia

The Millers Point Community Centre is holding an event for Mental Health Month. There will be a free healthy BBQ at midday with salads, chicken skewers & veggie patties. Plus, live entertainment to lift the mood. Then from 1.30 til 3.30pm Lisa, a fabulous painting tutor, will run a mindfulness drawing workshop on top of Observatory Hill. This two hour workshop is designed to be a moment of self-care and mindful self-expression. Participants will explore art making processes using nature…

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ANTE UP! For Mental Health Month

October 13, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The (White) Horse, Surry Hills, 381 Crown Street
Surry Hills, NSW 2010 Australia
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This is a charity Hip hop & All-Good vibes party – ANTE UP! FOR MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS event on Friday 13th October. There is importance to have an ANTE UP! In October, a month dedicated to raising support and awareness for mental health and well-being. At the end of the day, it is a battle and journey to share, and not take alone. We are all connected and protected. So along with the DJs and team Ante Up! this is…

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Open Day – St John of God Richmond Hospital

October 14, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
St John of God Richmond Hospital, 177 Grose Vale Road
North Richmond, NSW 2754 Australia

St John of God Richmond Hospital is having an open day for our Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) services on Saturday October 14th for both referring agencies and clients. As part of this we will have support organisations with information stands to promote their services. St John of God Richmond has a long history of caring for survivors of war and occupational trauma, running treatment programs for PTSD since 1994. Meet our clinicians, see a showcase of our services; music…

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Listen Up

October 14, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The indigo project, 33 Foster Street, Surry Hills
Sydney, NSW 2010 Australia

• • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • In 2017, it's easy for music to feel disposable. Every song ever made is at your fingertips. We want to get back to respecting the album as an art form. Go offline, phones away... Let's treat records the way we'd treat a film. In this session, you will be guided through an immersive experience that combines modern psychology, mindfulness and music therapy techniques while…

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Social night out

October 19, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
St George Tavern, 531 Princes Highway, Rockdale
Sydney, NSW 2216 Australia

As a Nutritionist, Registered Nurse and passionate advocate for Health Promotion I am excited to host my first event for Mental Health Month. This year's theme is Sharing the Journey and all about creating connections and friendships in your local community :) What better way to get out and meet new people than having dinner, drinks and karaoke? My thoughts exactly :) This is sure to be a fun night so tell your friends. Entry is FREE and you only…

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Misery Loves Company – Sharing the darkness to lighten the load

October 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bentley Hall, 2150 Bentley Rd
Bentley, NSW 2480 Australia

An evening of music, food, art and thoughtful conversation with musical duo Watling & Bates.

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October 2018

Mental Health Fun Day

October 10 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
6 Darling Street Tamworth NSW 2340, 6 Darling Street
Tamworth, NSW 2340 Australia
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A fun and inclusive community event, providing lots of fun, laughter and games, as well as useful information. Everyone welcome! There will be a free bbq and live music as well as information stalls. Bring your family and friends. Child friendly!

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InstruMENTAL Music Day

October 10 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hanging Rock Sports Club Function Centre, Hanging Rock Place via Beach Road
Hanging Rock, NSW 2536 Australia
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Featuring the band IRONIC CIRCUS Jamming session Lunch and Activities.

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Resilience 2018

October 13
tony luchetti sports ground, Barton street
Lithgow, Nsw 2790 Australia
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Resilience 2018 A charity Alternative music festival raising funds for mental health. Head to Lithgow on Saturday the 13th of October and see some quality artists while raising money for an important cause. Featuring: Tonight Alive, Hellions Clowns, The Chats, Fortay At Large featuring Top Dawg, Red Bee, She Cries Wolf, Hanny J, Datura Curse, Earprojector, Kalle Kalkowski, Madam Fatale, Quoll, Be Faced, K.T.B. Project, Acton Wickens, Jimmi Carr Band, Stu G's Cloak And Dagger, Kaziah and Swell Triplex Tickets…

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Mosh For Mental Health 2018

October 13 @ 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
107, 107 Redfern Street, Refern
Sydney, NSW 2016 Australia
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This year, for Mental Health Month, Sydney Youth Music (SYM) is hosting an intimate live show featuring local bands Yours Truly, Diplazar, Ænon and Afterthought. It is through this event that we want to speak about the importance of mental health and encourage communication relating to mental health, particularly between young people.

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Mad Pride

October 18 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Commune, 1/160 Rochford St, Erskineville
Sydney, New South Wales 2043 Australia
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Mad Pride is an annual youth event our Speak Out program host during Mental Health Month in October. Mad Pride is a free event showcasing and celebrating the creative achievements, resilience and capacity of young people while breaking down the stigma that can be associated with mental health experiences. Mad Pride invites the whole community to celebrate young people and to encourage them to reach out during tough times. This year will be our 11th year of Mad Pride!

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Music on my Mind

October 19 @ 11:00 pm - October 20 @ 4:30 am
Oxford Art Factory, 38-46 Oxford St
Sydney, NSW 2010 Australia
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$20 - $40

Rave Reviewz is teaming up with Subsonic Music, Return to Rio, Blueprint Entertainment and 43 Degrees Records to bring you MUSIC ON MY MIND – a dress-up rave to raise funds for mental health charities on Friday 19th October at Oxford Art Factory! Around 45 percent of people in Australia will experience a mental health condition in their lifetime. In any one year, approximately 1 million Australian adults have depression, and over 2 million have anxiety. Rates are even higher…

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Wellness Walk

October 21 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Government House, Government House
Sydney,, NSW 2068 Australia
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$25.00 - $30.00

Registrations are now open for the sixth annual Wellness Walk in Sydney which aims to bridge the gap between stigma and understanding of mental health. The event is comprised of two different distances; a 2km mini-walk around the Royal Botanic Gardens and a 5.9km walk over Sydney Harbour Bridge and back. Both walks start and finish in the beautiful grounds of Government House, Sydney. The Wellness Walk is an awareness raising exercise for Mental Health Month and also operates as…

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Bedlam at the Bay

October 21 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bedlam Bay, Bedlam Bay Parramatta River Regional Park
Gladesville, NSW 2111 Australia
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“Bedlam at the Bay” is a free fun family event being held on Sunday 21st October 2018, 11am - 5pm. The event aims to de-stigmatise mental health issues and provide information to the community about ways to look after their mental health and wellness. October is Mental Health Awareness month so in partnership with Wayahead Mental Health NSW, The Happy Hens are hosting a fun, family friendly event at Bedlam Bay Oval in The Old Gladesville Hospital, Campbell Drive, Gladesville.…

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