Walk for Dementia Sunday 5th March 2023

Dementia Canterbury Walk for Dementia

Sunday 5th March 2023 10.30am-12pm

Nga Puna Wai Athletics Track, Augustine Drive, Wigram

Join us to walk in memory, or support, of a loved one with dementia, and help us raise funds to support Dementia Canterbury’s work in the community. 

To register click here


About this Event:

• Prize for the best dressed team and spot prizes will be given out during the morning.

• Discounted entry fee for pre-registration or if you enter as a team. (General admission on the day $30)

• Walk as little or as much as you want during the time.

• Wheelchair, walking frames and stroller friendly (no scooters, bikes or dogs sorry)

• Ngā Puna Wai Athletics Track is located on Augustine Drive, off Halswell Road, with free parking.

• Please be prepared for all weather, wet or fine, the walk will go ahead.


For more information please call Dementia Canterbury on 03 379 2590 Ext 206 or email


Brain Health Symposium 2023

Friday 17th March 10am-4pm

In-person at BrainTree Wellness Centre, and Online via Zoom

Join us for a series of educational sessions where experts in their fields will share the latest information on brain health and living well with Dementia. 

Tickets starting from $30 (+Processing Fee). Click here to Register.

Dementia Canterbury exists to support people and their whānau to continue to live fulfilling lives following a Dementia diagnosis. The Brain Health Symposium is one way Dementia Canterbury connects whānau and professionals to the latest education about brain health.

We will be joined by Dr. Yoram Borak; Emma Frommings; Dr. Helen Murray; Dr. Matthew Croucher; Dr. Rosie Gibson; and Dr. Campbell Le Heron; who will share their expertise with us on a range of topics around Brain Health and Dementia.


For more information about the topics to be discussed please see our Event Flyer here.