UPCOMING EVENTS
MindBodySpirit Festival
Upcoming Festivals
Brisbane
Friday 28 Feb - Sunday 2 March 2014
Melbourne
Friday 6 – Monday 9 June 2014
Friday 14 – Sunday 16 November 2014
Sydney
Thursday 19 - Sunday 22 June 2014
Thursday 23 - Sunday 26 October 2014
Tickets:
Adults $16 (online), $20 (at show)
Concession $16
Children Free

All Enquiries phone: 03 9276 5555
www.mbsfestival.com.au
Health Harmony Soul Expo
GOLD COAST
Friday 31 January - Sunday 2 February 2014
Gold Coast Convention Centre

Enjoy 3 days of Health, Wellbeing and Spirituality!
Website: http://www.healthharmonysoul.com.au/
PAST EVENTS
Australian Teenage Expo 2013
29 - 31 August
The Australian Teenage Expo is all about teenagers. Everything you need to make decisions about, get wise about, want to buy, listen to, look at or get amongst, is there right in front of you. Parents - This expo will help you get through some of the hardest years of your kids lives. Get advice on schools, uni, apprenticeships, drugs, alcohol, cyber bullying and much more. Teachers - You can explore the exhibition and attend special student sessions.
Phone: 1300 080 330
Email: info@teenageexpo.com.au
Website: http://www.teenageexpo.com.au/
Infant Massage Week
1 - 8 August

Organised by Infant Massage Australia, Infant Massage Awareness Week highlights the benefits that regular massage can bring to carers and babies. Many Certified Infant Massage Instructors organise free talks or workshops during this week - contact your local instructor for details of events in your area.
Email: vic@infantmassage.org.au
Website: http://infantmassage.org.au/
World Breastfeeding Week
1 - 7 August

This year's World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) theme, 'Breastfeeding Support: Close to Mothers', highlights Breastfeeding Peer Counselling. Even when mothers are able to get off to a good start, all too often in the weeks or months after delivery there is a sharp decline in breastfeeding rates, and practices, particularly exclusive breastfeeding.
Email: wbw@waba.org.my
Website: http://worldbreastfeedingweek.org/
OCD & Anxiety Disorders Week 2013
3 - 10 August

OCD & Anxiety Disorders Awareness Week presents a series of seminars, workshops and events aimed at increasing community awareness and understanding about Anxiety Disorders in Adults and Children and access to treatment, support and resources.
Phone: (03) 9830 0566
Email: arcmail@arcvic.org.au
Location: 292 Canterbury Road, Surrey Hills Vic 3127
Website: http://www.arcvic.org.au
Natural Family Planning Week
19 - 25 August

Natural Family Planning Week is a week to highlight and awaken the interest and knowledge of Natural Fertility Awareness.
Phone: (03) 9802 2022
Email: manager@thebillingsovulationmethod.org
Website: http://www.thebillingsovulationmethod.org/
Stress Down Day
26 July

Stress Down Day is Lifeline's annual fundraising campaign held in July. People are encouraged to participate in stress reducing, fun activities such as wearing slippers to work or school, or dressing up or down, and then making a donation to Lifeline.
Email: fundraising@lifeline.org.au
Website: http://www.stressdown.org.au/
Wellness Business Owners World Summit
14 June - 3 July

Worldwide Online Seminar
Learn Best Business Strategies from Wellness Industry's Top Business Minds.
Over 24 top leaders in the industry will be bringing their talents to help you grow.
You'll be able to attend all 24 sessions live or listen to the recordings at your convenience.
Website: www.wbows.com
NAIDOC Week
7 – 14 July

NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Phone: 1800 079 098
Email: info@naidoc.org.au
Website: http://www.naidoc.org.au/
International Men's Health Week
10 - 16 June
International Men's Health Week (IMHW) raises awareness and supports the health and wellbeing of men.
Phone: 1300 303 878
Email: info@andrologyaustralia.org
Website: www.andrologyaustralia.org
The Australian Fitness & Health Expo
Happiness & its Causes
19 - 20 June
Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
Now in its 8th year and for the first time in Melbourne, Happiness & Its Causes examines the varied causes of a happy and meaningful life.
Join special guest Nobel Peace Prize Laureate His Holiness the Dalai Lama and more than 35 speakers including Professor
Ed Diener, Professor Carol Dweck, Dr Helen Fisher, Nic Marks and cartoonist Michael Leunig.
For more information:
Phone: 02 8719 5118
Website: www.happinessanditscauses.com.au
Email: conferences@vajrayana.com.au
The Australian Fitness & Health Expo
Spinal Health Week
20 - 26 May
This year's theme is "Let's Get Back to Our Best", focusing on the benefits of improving postural fitness as well as the need to support chiropractic care and research.
Back pain and preventative health: Time to start a conversation
For more information visit:
The Chiropractors' Association of Australia
World Homeopathy Awareness Week
13 - 19 May
Celebrating Homeopathic Awareness
The National Council of the Australian Homeopathic Association coordinates a week-long series of activities to promote public awareness of homeopathy.
For more details of activities planned in each state, check out the website below.
Australian Homeopathic Association: www.homeopathyoz.org
Email: admin@homeopathyoz.org
Phone: (07) 4646 4380
2nd International Natural Medicine Summit
3 - 5 May
Quality of Life – Healthy Aging Naturally
Run by the Australian Traditional Medicine Society
3 May (pre-summit workshops), 4th & 5th of May 2013
Rosehill Gardens Event Centre
James Ruse Drive, Rosehill NSW 2142
Contact details:
Phone: 02 8878 1500 or 1800 456 855
Website: www.atmssummit.com.au
Email: info@atms.com.au
Energetics of Traditional Western Herbalism
26 - 28 April
Matthew Wood Traditional Herbalist
Seminar Dates:
Friday 26 April 2013: The Six Tissue States - Forgotten Energetics of Traditional Western Herbalism.
Saturday & Sunday 27-28 April 2013: Energetics and Organ Systems
Sunday 28 April 2013: Organ Systems and Specific Indications
Cost: $200 per day or $550 for the 3 full days.
*Early bird/Student special for 3 days $475.
For more information:
Email mwmelb13@gmail.com or call Dominique O'Rourke 0413 522 558.
The Australian Fitness & Health Expo
The Australian Fitness & Health Expo
19 - 21 April
Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre
Phone: 03 9261 4500
Website: www.fitnessexpo.com.au/
Email: fitness@divexhibitions.com.au