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Media Alert: 2019 Brisbane Memory Walk & Jog

What: Dementia Australia’s Brisbane Memory Walk & Jog

When: Sunday 26 May 2019
7:00am - Event and registrations open
8:10am - Official welcome
8:45am - Run and walks start

Who: An estimated 1,000 walkers and runners 
Dementia Australia CEO Maree McCabe
Dementia Australia Ambassadors Takaya Honda who will be the Master of Ceremonies, Seven News Brisbane Sports Editor and media identity Pat Welsh and W-League player, Amy Jackson
Al the Elephant

Where: South Bank Cultural Forecourt, South Brisbane

For more information visit: www.memorywalk.com.au

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 447,000 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 
(The National Dementia Helpline is an Australian Government Initiative) 
Dementia is a National Health Priority Area 
www.dementia.org.au

Media enquiries: Stephanie Watkins – 0423 936 371 / Sarah Price – 0403 072 140 / Christine Bolt – 0400 004 553 / Leisa Hurst – 0487 763 459

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