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MND Victoria Events Listing

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Please select the links below to read further information about each event.

If you are interested in organising a fundraising event for MND Victoria, please contact our Fundraising Manager, phone: 03 9830 2122 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

 

Runner at finishing line

Please select the links below to read further information about each event.

If you are interested in organising a fundraising event for MND Victoria, please contact our Fundraising Manager, phone: 03 9830 2122 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

 

20 & 21 April 2017 | Living Well Group, Shepparton

Living Well is a Group Program that is designed for people with MND and their carers. Participants have the opportunity to share knowledge and discuss topics relevant to living with MND. The format of the program varies to suit the needs of participants and may include readings, group discussion, video presentations and guest speakers.

This is a two day program which will be held in Shepparton on 20 & 21 April 2017.

To register your interest and find out more, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone: (03) 9830 2122

26 April 2017 | MND Information Session, Canterbury

Presenters at MND Information Session

We warmly invite people with motor neurone disease (MND) and their family and friends to an information session about MND from 7-9pm on Wednesday, 26 April 2017.

Information sessions are held regularly to provide information about MND to people who have been diagnosed with MND, their family and friends in an informal setting.

The program includes:

  • Cause and progression of MND
  • Interventions and care management
  • Support services provided by MND Victoria and within the community
  • An opportunity to share experiences with others who have recently been diagnosed.

Please RSVP by phone: (03) 9830 2122 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 5pm Wednesday, 26 April 2017.

Download the Information Session Flyer (Word, 128KB)

28 April 2017 | Carer's Walk, Royal Botanical Gardens

Gardens with bridge

Come walking, get talking at our walking group for people caring for someone with MND.

The next walk is at 10:30am Friday, 28 April 2017 at the Royal Botanical Gardens, Melbourne.

If you are interested in attending please contact MND Victoria on 03 9830 2122 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Further details will be provided on registration. Please RSVP by 26 April 2017.

If you are interested in the program, but unable to attend this walk please contact us to join our mailing list: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The following walk will be held on 19 May 2017 in Mordialloc.

29 April 2017 | Fashion Parade and Afternoon Tea, Bairnsdale

Hand drawn models wearing fruit or vegetable dresses

Join us for a Fashion Parade and Afternoon Tea in Bairnsdale, 1.30pm on Saturday, 29 April 2017 at St Mary's Parish Hall, Bairnsdale.

The parade will feature Rachel's of Bairnsdale's Autumn/Winter collection.

Tickets $20.00 available from:

Yvonne - Ph: 0425 763 158

Lois - Ph: 0437 455 549

And Rachel’s This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

30 April 2017 | Classic Car Show, Brighton East

Ferrari

The Annual Susie Harris Memorial Fund Classic Car Show will be held from 10am-3pm on Sunday, 30 April 2017 at St Leonard's College, 163 South Road, Brighton East.

Would love your support this year by registering your car via the website.

We’d love to see cars of all types and ages so please register to help support our charity as we raise much-needed funds for MND.

If you don’t have a car to register, please come down on the day to enjoy all the cars, have a sausage from the BBQ or a cold drink or coffee from the barista.

Look forward to seeing you on Sunday 30th April.

Stay up-to-date by liking the Susie Harris Memorial Fund Facebook Page.

7-13 May 2017 | **MND WEEK 2017**

This year, National MND Week is 7-13 May 2017. What will you do to raise awareness?

Blue Cornflower Day on Friday 12 May is the perfect day for your event!

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How will you BLUE? Here are some ideas:

  • Host a morning tea at your work with delicious BLUE treats!
  • Ask your local cafe to sell our travel cups for the week
  • Sell our Cornflowers and other MND merchandise at your work or school
  • BBQ with your mates on the weekend - everyone wearing BLUE!
  • Wear your MND Victoria beanies all week to show your support!

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone: (03) 9830 2122 to discuss your plans, order merchandise and list your event on our website.

Don't forget to use our MND Week hashtags on your favourite social media platform: #MNDblue #MNDweek

Download our MND Week 2017 poster (PNG, 581KB)

28 May 2017 | Musical Afternoon, Elsternwick

Join us for a Musical Afternoon in Elsternwick on Saturday, 28 May 2017.

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further information and to get involved.

17 June 2017 | 10th Anniversary Super Ball

Band playing at ball

The 10th Anniversary Super Ball will be held at 7.30pm, Saturday 17th June 2017 at the Pullman Albert Park.

Tickets: $160 per person. (Ticket: $100 for band, meal + drinks; $60 as tax deductible donation to MND; cash bar from 11.30pm)

Entertainment provided by:

  • The Chrome Donuts and
  • Popular singer/guitarist Bernard Mogg and featuring outstanding major and silent auction items

RSVP: We have a bigger venue this year but Ball numbers are still limited.  Attendance must be confirmed and paid via nominated Table Captains to secure a seat.  For those who attended last year, please contact your 2016 Table Captains.

To book a table, for information on Table Captains or for other queries contact:

Russell Higgins: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 0434 609 138
Louise Mogg: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 0417 571 457
Stephen Giles: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 0409 880 190

21 June 2017 | Global MND Awareness Day

Get involved in Global MND Awareness Day on 21 June 2017!

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you would like to host an event at your workplace, school or with friends.

2 September 2017 | Great Wall of China Walk to D'feet MND

MND Victoria's Great Wall of China Walk to D'feet MND

Secure your place early for our Great Wall of China Walk to D'feet MND from 2-12 September 2017!

Fast Facts:

Dates: 2 –12 September 2017

Registration fee: $770 (non-refundable)

Fundraising target: $3,000 (excludes travel)

Travel quote: $4,950 including taxes (can be fundraised)

Accommodation: Twin-share in 2-3 star hotels and guesthouses

Minimum age: 18 (younger ages considered on application)

 Register your interest online or contact Inspired Travel: 1300 905 188 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

5 November 2017 | Village Glen Walk to D’feet MND

Village Glen Walk to D'feet MND

The 2017 Village Glen Walk to D'feet MND will be held on Sunday, 5th November 2017.

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to get involved.

19 November 2017 | Melbourne Walk to D’feet MND

People walking to D'feet MND

Our 2017 Melbourne Walk to D'feet MND will be held on Sunday, 19 November 2017 at Princes Park in Carlton.

Join us and help raise funds to support people living with motor neurone disease and to fund research into cause, treatment and cure.

For sponsorship opportunities and to get involved, please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

26 November 2017 | Bendigo Walk to D'feet MND

Participants at past Bendigo Walk

Our 2017 Bendigo Walk to D'feet MND will be held on Sunday, 26 November 2017 at Lake Weeroona in Bendigo.

Join us and help raise funds to support people living with motor neurone disease and to fund research into cause, treatment and cure.

For sponsorship opportunities and to get involved, please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.