Events

We hold a range of events across Victoria and NSW and online. We will list these events here and will keep you updated via email and social media.

Please note, some of the these dates are still  to be confirmed and dates may change. We will also adjust our events as required in response to COVID-19 and the Government restrictions on social gatherings. These decisions will be made in alignment with our organisational policy to do our best to keep everyone safe during this period.

 

April 2021

Support dinner: Outer East Metro Melbourne area (VIC)

Wednesday 21 April 2021, 6.00pm – 9.00pm

If you live in the Outer East Metro area of Melbourne and have a family member who has CF, please join us at the Mitcham Hotel 556 Maroondah Hwy, Mitcham VIC 3132, for dinner and a chat. Our support dinners provide an opportunity for people living with CF and family members to meet others who are, or have been, in a similar situation. They are a great chance to meet new people and catch up with some old friends and share stories, experiences and resources. RSVP’s close Monday 12th April
Find out more and book your place

 

May 2021

Cystic Fibrosis Month

May 2021

More details coming soon.

 

65 Roses High Tea (NSW)

Friday 21 May 2021, 11.00am – 2.00pm

May is cystic fibrosis month so please join us for a very special High Tea to celebrate the strength and resilience within our community. Gather your friends and colleagues together and treat yourselves to a fabulously elegant high tea experience. Enjoy delicious finger sandwiches, savoury pastries and sweet delights prepared by the Doltone House award-winning patissiers. There will be live entertainment, an array of silent auction prizes to bid on and a raffle to be won on the day. Funds raised will help the organisation to continue to provide vital support and services to people living with CF in NSW.
Find out more and book your place

 

Afternoon tea for newly diagnosed families (VIC)

Saturday 22 May 2021, 12.00noon – 3.00pm

Join us for afternoon tea for families who have recently had a child diagnosed with cystic fibrosis (in the last 3 years), at the Marriott Hotel, Corner Exhibition and Lonsdale Street, Melbourne 3000. Our support events provide an opportunity for people living with CF and family members to meet others who are, or have been, in a similar situation. They are a great chance to meet new people and share stories, experiences and resources. RSVP’s close Monday 14th May
Find out more and book your place

 

Support dinner: Newcastle area (NSW)

Friday 28 May 2021

More details coming soon.

 

June 2021

Interclinic (NSW)

Thursday 17 June 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Afternoon tea for grandparents (VIC)

Saturday 19 June 2021, 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Join us for afternoon tea and meet others who have a grandchild diagnosed with CF. An opportunity to share stories, experiences and resources. Afternoon tea will be provided to all 2021 CFCC members. Afternoon tea will be held at our Carnegie office (282 Neerim Road, Carnegie 3163).
RSVPs close Monday 7th June.
Find out more and book your place

 

Support dinner: Warrnambool area (VIC)

Thursday 24 June 2021, 6.00pm – 9.00pm

If you live in the Warrnambool area and have a family member who has CF, please join us at The Cally Hotel, 112 Fairy Street, Warrnambool 3280, for dinner and a chat. Our support dinners provide an opportunity for people living with CF and family members to meet others who are, or have been, in a similar situation. They are a great chance to meet new people and catch up with some old friends and share stories, experiences and resources. RSVPs close Tuesday 15th June.
Find out more and book your place

 

July 2021

Support dinner: Shepparton area (VIC)

Tuesday 20 July 2021, 6.00pm – 9.00pm

If you live in the Shepparton area and have a family member who has CF, please join us at GV Hotel, 223 High Street, Shepparton VIC 3630, for dinner and a chat. Our support dinners provide an opportunity for people living with CF and family members to meet others who are, or have been, in a similar situation. They are a great chance to meet new people and catch up with some old friends and share stories, experiences and resources. RSVPs close Sunday 11th July.
Find out more and book your place

 

Support dinner: Port Macquarie area (NSW)

Friday 23 July 2021

More details coming soon.

 

August 2021

Online session: Fertility and CF

Tuesday 3 August 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Crazy Hair Day

Friday 6 August 2021

Ready to go crazy and raise awareness about cystic fibrosis? Crazy Hair Day is an annual fundraising event held in schools across Australia. For a gold coin donation encourage your students and teachers to wear their craziest hair at school. Getting involved couldn’t be easier. Simply fill out the registration form, nominate a date, and receive your digital starter kit.
Find out more and register your school

 

14th Australasian Cystic Fibrosis Conference 2021: Lay Conference

Saturday 7 August – Sunday 8 August 2021

This virtual conference provides a collaborative and education forum for the CF community and CF professionals to help advance CF research and care. In 2021 CFA’s biennial conference brings together health professionals and members of the CF community from around the world to discuss and share ideas on the latest advance in CF research, care and drug development and to exchange ideas about ways to improve the health and quality of life for people with CF.

 

14th Australasian Cystic Fibrosis Conference 2021: Medical Conference

Saturday 7 August – Sunday 8 August 2021

This virtual conference provides a collaborative and education forum for the CF community and CF professionals to help advance CF research and care. In 2021 CFA’s biennial conference brings together health professionals and members of the CF community from around the world to discuss and share ideas on the latest advance in CF research, care and drug development and to exchange ideas about ways to improve the health and quality of life for people with CF.
Find out more and book your place

 

A Night for CF (VIC)

Saturday 14 August 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Support dinner: Goulburn area (NSW)

Friday 20 August 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Support dinner: Geelong area (VIC)

Wednesday 25 August 2021

More details coming soon.

 

A Night for CF (NSW)

Saturday 28 August 2021

More details coming soon.

 

September 2021

Remembrance service (VIC)

Sunday 5 September 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Support dinner: South East Metro Melbourne area (VIC)

Wednesday 8 September 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Online session: Young carers

Wednesday 15 September 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Online session: Transitioning into Secondary School with CF

Thursday 16 September 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Online session: Starting Preschool/Primary School with CF

Sunday 19 September 2021

More details coming soon.

 

October 2021

Great Strides: Bendigo (VIC)

Sunday 10 October 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Great Strides: Sydney (NSW)

Sunday 10 October 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Online session: Self-advocacy with your clinic

Wednesday 13 October 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Support dinner: Penrith area (NSW)

Friday 29 October 2021

More details coming soon.

 

November 2021

Great Strides: Melbourne (VIC)

Sunday 7 November 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Support dinner: Bairnsdale area (VIC)

Thursday 18 November 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Interclinic (NSW)

Thursday 25 November 2021

More details coming soon.

 

Novemb-HER (VIC)

Sunday 28 November 2021

More details coming soon.