Events

ANNUAL STREET APPEAL

Friday 20th November 2020

Epilepsy WA will be shaking tins, selling merchandise and raising awareness in the Perth CBD, for the Epilepsy WA Street Appeal, on Friday 20th November 2020. If you happen to be in the city, and are able to, please show your support by donating money or purchasing merchandise. Our booth will be located in the Murray St Mall. Funds raised will go towards ensuring the continuation of services provided by Epilepsy WA.

To register your interest in volunteering, please email [email protected]. Alternatively, call the office on 6457 7699.

Should you have a business, or work in the Perth CBD and would like to sell merchandise on the day, please email [email protected].

Purple Walk For Epilepsy WA

The Purple Walk 4 Epilepsy WA is a family fun day event, where the community unites to shine a light on epilepsy and helps raise vital funds for your local epilepsy support organisation, Epilepsy WA. This is our biggest fundraising event of the year. The event consists of live music, face painting, food stalls, a cuddly animal farm and so much more. Hundreds of people in our wonderful WA community dress up in purple and walk laps around Edinburgh Oval South, in Bentley, throughout the course of the event.

The Purple Walk 4 Epilepsy WA usually takes place on the last Sunday of March (Purple Month).

Please stay tuned for the announcement of the 2021 Purple Walk 4 Epilepsy WA, or please email [email protected] if you would like to find out how you can help us raise vital funds and be added to our newsletter database.

If you are a local business and would like to support the 2021 Purple Walk 4 Epilepsy WA in the form of sponsorship or donation of raffle prizes, please email [email protected]. We would love to hear from you.

Purple Lights for Purple Day – March 26th

TIME: Evening

Purple Day (March 26) is a day dedicated to raising epilepsy awareness globally. Each year, Perth and some regional landmarks light up purple on Purple Day to show support to our WA community and help us spread awareness.

In the past, we have had the support of the The Bell Tower, Council House, Trafalgar Bridge, Mandurah Foreshore Bridge, Optus Stadium, Matagarup Bridge, Mount Street Bridge, Sky Ribbon Bridge, Yagan Square, Elizabeth Quay, Bunbury’s Koombana Bridge and City of Albany Town Square. We are hoping these landmarks and many more, will light purple in 2021.

We encourage our community, to head out and view the lights wherever possible. Please note that this is not an event that we will be physically manning, but, we would love to see any photos you take on the evening. Please send them to [email protected].

If you are involved with a local council or building that would be interested in lighting purple for Purple Day, please contact [email protected] or phone 6457 7699.

If you wish to donate to Epilepsy WA’s Purple Day Campaign, please donate here.

Morning Tea for Epilepsy WA Purple Day

If you would like to sell merchandise or hold an event, such as a Morning Tea, to raise vital funds and awareness for Epilepsy WA, please call 1300 852 853 or click here to donate.

If you would like to purchase Purple Day merchandise to sell at your event, or discuss your purple day event ideas, please email [email protected].

DISCLAIMER

Important Message: The information contained within this website is not intended to take the place of individual medical advice. Do not make changes to treatment or medications without first discussing with your treating clinician.

EVENTS

  • Annual Street Appeal - Friday 20th November 2020
  • Purple Walk For Epilepsy WA - March 2021
  • Purple Lights for Purple Day – March 26th
  • Morning Tea for Epilepsy WA Purple Day

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