Register your own event

Organising and running a National Close the Gap Day event is easy and fun.

Each event plays an important role. By spreading the word, collecting pledges and showing your support, you’ll ensure governments remain strong in their commitment towards health equality for all Australians.

After you register online, we’ll provide you with the resources you need to run and promote a National Close the Gap Day event.

Your National Close the Gap Day event can be any size and shape – whatever suits you. What’s most important is that you take part.

Hold an event

  • In the workplace. Aligning your organisation with National Close the Gap Day will put your corporate values into action and deliver a positive health message to colleagues.
  • At your school. Schools from all levels continue to be huge supporters of National Close the Gap Day. Read a comprehensive list of event ideas on the school resources page.
  • At home and the community: Play a sport? Consider holding a National Close the Gap Day competition or round. Love to cook? Host a dinner party/afternoon tea, watch the 2016 Close the Gap video and have a discussion about Indigenous health.

Need more inspiration? Visit National Close the Gap events to see what others are doing.