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Brain Injury Awareness Week Launch 2021

August 16 @ 10:00 am12:00 pm

Attend In-Person or via Live Stream

Join us as we launch Brain Injury Awareness Week 2021!

Download BIAW 2021 Launch Event Invite – Register Online. Attend In-Person or via Live Stream with keynote speakers Amber Halliday and Dr Gavin Williams.Acquired brain injury (ABI) impacts 1 in 40 Australians. Learn more about this condition and celebrate the achievements of people with ABI and their families!

We have a fascinating and inspiring morning planned at Adelaide Oval, including two exceptional keynote speakers: Amber Halliday and Dr Gavin Williams.

Amber Halliday

Amber Halliday is a former world champion and Olympic rower who turned her talents to cycling, becoming national champion. She sustained a severe brain injury in a support race for the 2011 Tour Down Under, and will share insights from her recovery.

Dr Gavin Williams

Dr Gavin Williams is a Professor of Physiotherapy Rehabilitation, a position appointed between Epworth Healthcare and The University of Melbourne. He has worked in neurological rehabilitation for over 30 years and is a world-leader in treating mobility limitations following traumatic brain injury.

Hosted by ABC presenter Emma Rebellato, the event will also include:

> A panel discussion with people with lived experience of brain injury
> Announcement of Brain Injury SA’s Embrace Life After Brain Injury Award

Together we can build a world more understanding of brain injury!

We look forward to connecting with you on August 16!

Keynote speakers Amber Halliday and Dr Gavin WilliamsRegister Today

Date: Monday, 16 August 2021
Time: 10am – 12pm (Australian Central Standard Time)
Cost: FREE Event

Attend this Event: In-Person or via Live Stream

Registration is essential.


Attend In-Person: Ian McLachlan Room, Adelaide Oval – Get Directions

REGISTER: Attend In-Person


Live Stream: Watch via YouTube – on the day, a link with be emailed to you.

REGISTER: Live Stream


Help Us Promote!

Please help us to build a world more understanding of brain injury by promoting this event! You can download, print and distribute our BIAW Event Invite + A3 Poster, send our EDM to a Friend, or Share on Social Media. We appreciate the support.

> Download Invite A4 PDF
> Download A3 Poster PDF
> Send to a Friend – Forward our EDM invite to someone you know
> Share on Social Media – Facebook

We are hugely grateful for the support:

Presenting Partner Lifetime Support Authority and our Gold Sponsor DBH Lawyers


Brain Injury SA: Presenting Partner – Lifetime Support Authority: Government of South Australia, Gold Sponsor – DBH Lawyers

Visit Sponsor websites: Lifetime Support Authority & DBH Lawyers



August 16
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Event Category:


Adelaide Oval – Ian McLachlan Room
War Memorial Drive
Adelaide, SA 5006 Australia


Brain Injury SA
08 8217 7600 or Country Callers 1300 733 049