Upcoming Events

Throughout the year the AIDS Action Council hosts and participates in a wide range of community and industry events. Our events are often planned in consultation to respond to identified community needs. See below for information on our upcoming events. 

 

STRIP Clinics: Sexual Health Clinics are simple and accessible

STRIP Clinics: Sexual Health Clinics are simple and accessible

STRIP Clinics provide simple, quick and free STI testing for Canberrans. Provided by the exceptional nursing staff at Canberra Sexual Health Centre, STRIP Clinics are an excellent tool to add to your Sexual Health Tool Kit!

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Encampment 2018

Encampment 2018

On the weekend of the 14th and 15th of April 2018, the first overnight Encampment event will take place at Peakgrove Solutions on the Yass River (near Murrumbateman). We are welcoming expressions of interest now! If you, or your young person, would like to be involved please contact us.

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The Pink House: Special Event Film Screening

The Pink House: Special Event Film Screening

SWOP ACT and AIDS Action Council of the ACT are proud to bring THE PINK HOUSE to Canberra for a special event screening.

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Financial Literacy Short Course: Workshop 1

Financial Literacy Short Course: Workshop 1

Workshop 1 - How Healthy Are Your Finances?

May 1, 6pm - 7:30pm

Come and get a financial health check!

AIDS Action Council are excited to invite you to Workshop 1: How Healthy Are Your Finances? Scott Malcolm will take you through the basics including budgeting and managing your cash-flow - through an LGBTIQ lens.

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2018 International AIDS Candlelight Memorial

2018 International AIDS Candlelight Memorial

Reflecting on our Past, Preparing for our Future

Please join with the AIDS Action Council and guest speakers to remember those who have gone too soon, and continue the legacy of more than 35 years of international activism by committing to a future free from the grief and stigma of the past.

When: Sunday 20 May 2018, 4pm – 6.30pm
Where: The Great Hall, University House, ANU
Please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 6257 2855

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Financial Literacy Short Course: Workshop 2

Financial Literacy Short Course: Workshop 2

Workshop 2: Financial Strategies for LGBTIQ adults
June 5, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Building on the knowledge and skills gained in Workshop 1, Scott delves a little deeper into "Financial Strategies" including wealth creation and superannuation for people in the LGBTIQ communities.

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Fair Day 2018

Fair Day 2018

AIDS Action Council is proud to host Fair Day 2018. Save the date for 3 November. More information coming soon. Join us for a fun filled day of markets, fabulous food and entertainment celebrating the diversity of Canberra’s LGBTIQ communities.

Fair Day has been held annually since the first SpringOUT Pride Festival in 1999. Fair Day affirms the pride, joy, dignity and identity of Canberra’s LGBTIQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer) communities through events of celebration.

Fair Day continues to be one of Canberra’s major grassroots community events, and we ask you to come along and enjoy the celebrations with us in 2018!
World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day

In 2018 we will be commemorating World AIDS Day at the AIDS Garden of Reflection at the National Arboretum.

When: Saturday 1 December 2018
Time: To be confirmed
Where: The National Arboretum
What: Afternoon tea with AIDS Action Council in the AIDS Reflection Garden

Save the date! More details to follow.

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AIDS Action Council acknowledges Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures; and to Elders both past and present.

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