Hearing Awareness Event

Hearing Awareness 2020 – Tuesday 3rd March

HOST:  Barry MacKinnon - President, Deafness Council WA
MODERATOR: Geof Parry - Channel 7 News
PANEL: Community Representatives from across the sector
WHERE: The Boulevard Centre (Under the Library at Floreat Forum)
WHEN: Tuesday 3rd March 2020
TIME: 8.45am - 12.30pm

Morning Tea Provided

RSVP: deafnesscouncilwa@gmail.com by February 28th 2020

Live Captions, Hearing Loop and Auslan Interpreters provided

Raising Community Awareness


Hearing Awareness Week 2020 is on the 3rd of March, this year’s theme is “How best to access support for your hearing loss”. Events planned for the week include the Hearing Awareness Week Launch on Tuesday March 3rd including a Q+A event for the community. Deafness Council WA will be promoting these activities and events through media advertisements and this website will keep the community updated.

Raise awareness and public acceptance of hearing loss

Showcase goods and services that assist deaf and hard of hearing people


Celebrate the successes of people with hearing loss

Advocate for a better quality of life for deaf and hard of hearing Australians


Publicise ways of preventing hearing loss or chronic ear disorders

Work closely with our wonderful patron

You are in a good hands....