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The 1st December is designated as an international day to raise awareness of AIDS caused by HIV. The day also remembers the victims of AIDS and allows an opportunity to mourn those who died.

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A group of budding drag kings and queens from north Queensland are preparing to make their stage debut at a charity extravaganza this World AIDS Day. Community group Cairns Drag recently partnered with the Queensland AIDS Council (QuAC) to run an eight week drag workshop, where the group of performers developed looks and characters. The …

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Memorials will be held around Australia on May 20 to remember the lives of those lost to AIDS and call for a future free of HIV-related stigma and discrimination. Every year, people come together on the third Sunday in May for memorial services and events to remember those who have died and to push for …

A candlelight vigil will be held in Brisbane on Friday evening to mark World AIDS Day tomorrow. December 1 is globally recognised as World AIDS Day, and it’s commemorated across the country to remind everyone that HIV is still a health issue, educate everyone on HIV prevention strategies, and to ensure that people living with …

December 1 is globally recognised as World AIDS Day. Across Australia, it’s celebrated across Australia to remind everyone that HIV is still a health issue, educate everyone on HIV prevention strategies, and to ensure that people living with HIV can participate in life without stigma and discrimination. From late November through to early December, there’s …

Northern NSW will kick off its World AIDS Day campaign this weekend with a free screening of the documentary Transmission   The Journey from AIDS to HIV, by the world-renowned Swedish documentary filmmaker, Staffan Hildebrand. Transmission captures the profound changes spanning the past three decades in Australia’s and Cambodia’s response to the AIDS epidemic. The …

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World AIDS Day (December 1st) is just around the corner. Along with the traditional candle light vigil and memorial service, this year will see QPP organise a new event to help bring people together to mark this important day. For the first time, Brisbane will host a red ribbon fun run. Participants will join a …

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After the overwhelming community support seen at last year’s World AIDS Day candlelight vigil in New Farm Park – the first seen in Brisbane in seven years – QuAC (Queensland AIDS Council) has announced that they will be holding another vigil again this year to remember friends and family members lost to HIV/AIDS. The 2015 …

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