National Events

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About Down Syndrome Australia events

We hold events twice a year – in March for World Down Syndrome Day and in October for Down Syndrome Awareness Month. We also have a range of fundraising campaigns and host national and international conferences.

Find out more

Visit our official websites for event information and registrations:

Get in touch

Any communication about our events and conferences will only come from us, and our website is the only place to get information about our events and conferences.

Please contact us if you receive any information from third party websites or to make inquiries about our events. You can contact us at

National Events

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Are you looking for information about our national events?

These are things that are happening that anyone in Australia might be interested in.

So people often ask Down Syndrome Australia for help.

Two calendars show the months of March and October

In March we have World Down Syndrome Day.

In October we have Down Syndrome Awareness Month.

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In 2022, the World Down Syndrome Congress will be happening in Brisbane.

You can get email updates about the Congress so you know what is happening

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Do you want to know about events happening near you? Contact your state or territory Down syndrome association for news on local events.

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You can also see all our Events and News on our website.

Click on the link underneath to see our News and Events page.