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THIS SUNDAY - 2019 Adelaide Memory Walk & Jog


March 2019

Media Alert


This Sunday - 2019 Adelaide Memory Walk & Jog



What:            Dementia Australia’s Adelaide Memory Walk & Jog


When:            Sunday 17 March 2019

                        7am - Event and registrations open

                        8:10am - Official welcome

                        8:45am - Run and walks start


Who:            Hundreds of walkers and runners, including lots of dogs and pups;

People impacted by dementia available for interview;

Dementia Australia spokespeople;

Al the Elephant.


Where:          Colley Reserve, Colley Terrace, Glenelg


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Dementia Australia is the national peak body and charity for people, of all ages, living with all forms of dementia, their families and carers. It provides advocacy, support services, education and information. An estimated 436,000 people have dementia in Australia. This number is projected to reach almost 1.1 million by 2058. Dementia Australia is the new voice of Alzheimer’s Australia. Dementia Australia’s services are supported by the Australian Government.


National Dementia Helpline: 1800 100 500

An interpreter service is available                                                               @DementiaAus

(The National Dementia Helpline is an Australian Government Initiative)                                          

Dementia is a National Health Priority Area                                                                        




Media enquiries: Sam Watson - 0412 099 134 /