Events

ANNUAL STREET APPEAL

2021 Date to be announced

Epilepsy WA will be shaking tins, selling merchandise and raising awareness in the Perth CBD, for the Epilepsy WA Street Appeal (date to be announced for 2021). 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 – Sunday 28th March

The Purple Walk 4 Epilepsy WA will be taking place on Sunday 28th March at Edinburgh Oval South, Curtin University. Registrations are now open via www.purplewalk4epilepsywa.com.au.

It 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.

For more information and to register, please visit www.purplewalk4epilepsywa.com.au.

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.

Thank you to the following landmarks will be lighting purple in 2021: The Bell Tower, Council House, Trafalgar Bridge, Matagarup Bridge, Mount Street Bridge, Sky Ribbon Bridge, The Northbridge Tunnel, Mandurah Foreshore Bridge, Albany’s Town Square and Bunbury’s Koombana Bridge. 

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

  • Walk for Epilepsy www.walkforepilepsy.org.au, October 1-25, 2021
  • Annual Street Appeal, November 26, 2021
  • Purple Walk for Epilepsy WA, March 28, 2022
  • Purple Day, March 26, 2022
  • Purple Lights 4 Epilepsy WA, March 26, 2022

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