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

FREE STI Testing

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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The Pink House: Special Event Film Screening

The Pink House: Special Event Film Screening

Join us to celebrate International Sex Worker Day

SWOP ACT and AIDS Action Council of the ACT are proud to bring THE PINK HOUSE to Canberra for a special event screening.
Date: Thu, May 31, 2018 6:30 PM
Where: Palace Electric Cinema
2 Phillip Law Street, CANBERRA

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Financial Literacy Short Course: Workshop 2

Financial Literacy Short Course: Workshop 2

Prepare for the new financial year!

Workshop 2: Financial Strategies for LGBTIQ adults
June 5, 6:00pm to 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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Rainbow Families Winter Ball

Rainbow Families Winter Ball

Dress Up and Warm Up!

When: 3pm – 5pm, Saturday 16 June 2018
Where: Corroboree Park Function Room, Patterson St, Ainslie

We invite all Rainbow families and allies to join us for a boogie with DJ Cuddles, to catch up over a cup of tea with something delicious from our bake sale. The fantastic team from Rainbow Faces will be on site to paint faces, and we encourage you to dress up and join the party!

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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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