Mad Pride is back – save the date and tell your friends!

Hosted during Mental Health Month, Mad Pride brings the entire community together to celebrate the creative achievements of young people while smashing the stigma often associated with mental health experiences.


Date: 18 October 2018

Time: 3pm to 8pm

Location: Commune, 901 Bourke Street, Waterloo


Youth Expert Panel

This youth panel provides an opportunity for health professionals and government will directly hear from young people regarding their experiences of the mental health system and where they seep the gaps and areas for improvement.


Mad Pride Festival

From 4pm, the festivities begin! Join us for a night of entertainment, a thought-provoking art exhibition, food and communal art projects.


Art Exhibition: Misused II – Letting Addiction Speak for Itself

Misused II is an art exhibition curated by Weave Youth Advocate Katie Vellins for young people with experiences of addiction and/or challenges around mental health. This is the Exhibition’s second year.


Come along and share the journey with us

Check out the action from Mad Pride 2017!

Event Partners

Header image artwork created for Mad Pride 2018 by Karlie Stewart.