International AIDS Candlelight Memorial
The 35th annual International AIDS Candlelight Memorial offers our community an important time to reflect on the past as we look toward the future.
This international event is has been bringing the community together in the face of HIV and AIDS for over three decades. Hosted by Living Positive Victoria, we're proud to sponsor this annual event where we remember those we’ve lost to HIV and AIDS as well as stand in solidarity with people living with HIV today. With 37 million people living with HIV today, there are still challenges to overcome including HIV stigma and access to treatment.
This free and accessible event will feature:
Keynote speaker: Bill O’Loughlin
Closing speaker: Fiona Patten MLC
Personal narratives from the Positive Speakers Bureau
Music by LowRez Male Choir