Events 2017

Arthritis Queensland hosts a range of educational events throughout the year. Below is a list of our upcoming events for 2017. This list is updated throughout the year, so keep an eye out for an Arthritis Queensland event near you.

*If you are unable to attend our webinar sessions at the specified times, they will be made available via our website at a later date.


April 2017

Course | Take Charge of Osteoarthritis (6 week course)

Dates | Thursday | 27th April, 4th May, 11th May, 18th May, 25th May, 1st June
Time | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Venue | Arthritis Queensland, 1 Cartwright St, Windsor 4030
Cost | Members - Free ; Non-Members - $30
Register | Phone (07) 3857 4200 or via email at james@arthritis.org.au

Arthritis Queensland’s Take Charge of Osteoarthritis course is designed to help people living with osteoarthritis improve their health and wellbeing. This 6 week course is delivered by Arthritis Queensland’s Health Education team and includes interactive presentations, activities and group discussions which cover a variety of topics including:

  • The risk factors for osteoarthritis
  • The disease process of osteoarthritis
  • Assembling and communicating with your healthcare team
  • Medications, supplements and natural therapies
  • Physical activity and exercise
  • Diet and nutrition
  • Pain management
  • Emotional and mental health management
  • Surgeries

Registrations are essential, to book your spot at this year’s course contact: phone (07) 3857 4200 or via email at james@arthritis.org.au

Bookings are essential


Participants Needed | Patient Panel

Date | Thursday 27th April
Time |  5:30pm - 8:00pm
Venue | Arthritis Queensland, 1 Cartwright St, Windsor
Cost | Free - light refreshments provided
Contact | paula@arthritis.org.au or (07) 3857 4200

Arthritis Queensland is pleased to host a Patient Panel with the aim of better understanding people’s journeys and experiences of living with chronic rheumatological conditions.

For more information, click here


June 2017

Webinar | Diet, the Microbiome and Arthritis

Date | Wednesday 14th June
Time | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Venue | Online
Cost | Free
Register | james@arthritis.org.au, (07) 3857 4200 or simply click 'going' on our Facebook event

What is the microbiome? How can it impact your health? Have your questions answered and hear from the experts at our free webinar on diet, the microbiome and arthritis.

To join in the webinar contact james@arthritis.org.au, or click 'going' on our Facebook event page.  A link to the webinar platform will be provided closer to the webinar date.


Presentation | Exercise and Arthritis  

Date | Thursday 15th June
Time | 11:00am - 12:00pm
Venue | Arthritis Queensland, 1 Cartwright St, Windsor 4030
Cost | Free
Register | james@arthritis.org.au or (07) 3857 4200

Bookings are essential


Seminar | Osteoarthritis Community Seminar - Gold Coast

Date | Wednesday 28th June
Time | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue | Allsports Physiotherpay Parkwood, Parkwood Village, 76 -122 Napper Road, Parkwood, QLD 4214
Cost | $10 - includes light refreshments
Register | https://www.stickytickets.com.au/51987    
Contact | james@arthritis.org.au

Arthritis Queensland is excited to host our Gold Coast Osteoarthritis Community Seminar. This seminar will feature presentations by medical and allied health professionals discussing the disease process of osteoarthritis, treatments and self-management techniques.

Guest Speakers Include:

> Dr Jennifer Ng - Rheumatologist

> Allied Health Speaker - TBA

To join in the seminar contact james@arthritis.org.au, or register online at https://www.stickytickets.com.au/51987

Register Now!!


July 2017

Webinar | Pregnancy and Inflammatory Arthritis

Date | Thursday 13th July
Time | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Venue | Online
Cost | Free
Register | Phone (07) 3857 4200 or via email at james@arthritis.org.au


August 2017

Course | Take Charge of Inflammatory Arthritis (6 week course)

Dates | Thursday | 17th August, 24th August, 31st August, 7th September, 14th September, 14th September, 21st September
Time | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Venue | Arthritis Queensland, 1 Cartwright Street, Windsor 4030
Cost | Members - Free ; Non-Members - $30
Register | Phone (07) 3857 4200 or via email at james@arthritis.org.au

Bookings are essential


December 2017

Presentation | Keeping Healthy Over the Holidays
Date | Thursday 16th December
Time | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Venue | Arthritis Queensland, 1 Cartwright St, Windsor 4030
Cost | Free
Register | Phone (07) 3857 4200 or via email at james@arthritis.org.au

Bookings are essential