Equally Well Calendar


This Equally Well Calendar is a list of conferences and awareness events focusing on improving the physical health of people living with mental illness. As a valuable resource for all consumers, carers, service providers and professionals this calendar will connect you with essential national and international events.

If you have an awareness day or conference you wish to promote that aligns with our goal of improving the physical health of people living with mental illness, please email all details to ewcalendar@equallywell.org.au.

Whilst we endeavour to update accurate event details in the calendar, events details can change without our knowledge. We welcome notification of any new events or details to email ewcalendar@equallywell.org.au.


Events for 2020


February 202028 JanFebfast
 14 FebNational Wear Red Day
 17-18 FebLeadership in Nursing Seminar
 19-21 Feb8th Biennial Australian Lung Cancer Conference
 20-21 Feb“TheMHS – Homelessness, Housing and Mental Health: Crises and opportunities “
 27-28 FebInternational Conference on Mental Health
 27-28 FebTeenagers and Risky Behaviours Conference 2020
March 202006 MarRANZCP Section for Youth Mental Health
 08 MarInternational Womens Day
 13 MarRide2School Day
 15-21 MarHarmony Week
 16-17 MarNew Zealand Mental Health Conference
 17-21 MarRANZCP 2020 Congress
 17-18 MarMental Health Across the Lifespan Conference
 17-18MarANZSOM Annual Scientific meeting
 26 MarAICG Patient Safety and Quality Care Symposium
 30 Mar – 01 AprilChild and Adolescent Mental Health Conference
 31 Mar – 02 AprilWorld Public Health Nutrition Congress
April 2020-1 AprNSW Seniors Week
 02 AprReserach to Practice 2020
 05 Apr (TBC)Walk to Work Day
 07 AprWorld Health Day
 17-28 AprNature Play Week
May 202012 MayInternational Nurses Day
 13-15 MayPublic Health Association of Australia Preventative Conference
 15-17 MayLifestyle Medicine 2020
 15-17 MayAustralasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine
 15-17 MayAPS College of Clinical Psychologist
 17-21 MayRANZCP Congress
 19-21 MayActive Brain 2020
 22 MayMental Health and Wellbeing of Young People
 22-24 MayGeneral Practice Conference & Exhibition
 29 MayWear White to Work
 31 MayWorld No Tabacco Day
June 202004 JunRural Doctors Association of Queensland 31st Annual Conference
 05 JunThe Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People Seminar
 07 JunWorld Association for Infant Mental health Congress
 14 JunInfant Mental Health Awareness Week
 15-21 JunMens Health Week
 19 JunThe Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People WA
 27 JunPTSD Awareness Day
July 202018 JulNational Diabetes Week
 22-28 JulyNational Pain Week
 24 JulStress Down Day
 29-31 July21st International Mental Health Conference
 31 JulMental Health and Wellbeing of Young People
 01 AugTradies National Health Month
 03 AugSleep Awareness Week
 04 AugOCD and Anxiety Disorder Week Victoria
 TBCBe Medicinewise Week
 14 AugMental Health and Wellbeing of Young People NSW
 21 AugMental Health and Wellbeing of Young People VIC
 25-28 AugThe Mental Health Services
 31 Aug-01 SeptWorkplace Mental Health Symposium
September 202001 SeptLiptember
 02 SeptWomen’s Health Week
 06 SeptRun for Dad
 10 SeptWorld Suicide Prevention Day
 10 SeptR U OK? Day
October 202001 OctMental Health Month NSW
 01 OctWalktober
 01 OctBorderline Personality Disorder Awareness Week
 02 Oct (TBC)Odd Sock Day
 05 OctMental Health Week
 09 Octheadspace day
 10 OctWorld Mental Health Day
 17 Oct2020 Mental Health Week WA
 18 OctQueensland Mental Health Week
 15 Oct (TBC)Wellness Walk and Festival
 15-21 OctNational Nutrition Week/a>
 15-21 OctNational Carers Week
 19-21 OctNational Indigenous Mental Health Conference
 26-28 OctAustralian Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium
November 202001 NovMovember
 08 NovFrontline Mental Health Conference
 13 Nov 2020 OT Mental Health Forum
 10-16 Nov (TBC)PANDA Awareness Week
 10-16 Nov (TBC)Psychology Week
 16 NovSock it to Suicide
 18-19 NovNational Mental Health Summit