Events

Mercy Health is a proud and active participant in the community. We encourage you to keep up to date with our many events as we celebrate milestones, initiatives and support valuable causes.

IBCLC Day celebration Twilight seminar

  • Event Date: 4 March 2020
  • Location: Werribee Mercy Hospital, Learning Precinct Seminar Room

Then, now and tomorrow–celebrating 20 years of the Breastfeeding Support Service at Werribee Mercy Hospital. Join us as we take a look at the ‘then, now and tomorrow’ of breastmilk and breastfeeding practice in a special twilight seminar. Speakers include Katherine Hayward on the topic of biological nurturing and Nick Hartney on how to teach…

IBCLC Day celebration Twilight seminar

Mercy Place Mount St Joseph opening and blessing ceremony

  • Event Date: 7 November 2019

The home has four households, each of which feature 15–17 single ensuite bedrooms, a kitchen, living and dining area. There are also a number of communal spaces where residents can gather, including the light-filled Laurie’s Lounge – a space named after Laurie Hewson, who worked at the home for more than 30 years. There is…

Mercy Place Mount St Joseph opening and blessing ceremony
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Service Recognition Celebratory Dinner 2019

  • Event Date: 30 October 2019
  • Location: Myer Mural Hall

This special event was held at Melbourne’s iconic Myer Mural Hall, with full time and part time employees celebrating a decade milestone year of service travelling from around Australia to join us. Guests were entertained by the young talented APO Arts Academy in conjunction with Solution Entertainment as they presented “The World of Theatre”, a…

Service Recognition Celebratory Dinner 2019

Mercy Place Parkville 10 year celebration

  • Event Date: 28 October 2019

On Monday 28 October, Mercy Place Parkville residents, their families, staff and guests gathered together to celebrate Mercy Place Parkville’s 10-year anniversary.

Mercy Place Parkville 10 year celebration
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Mercy Place Parkville Open Day

  • Event Date: 12 October 2019
  • Location: Mercy Place Parkville

Join us for our open day at Mercy Place Parkville.

Mercy Place Parkville Open Day

Mercy Place Ballarat Open Day

  • Event Date: 14 September 2019
  • Location: Mercy Place Ballarat

Saturday 14 September, 11-2pm You are invited to the Mercy Place Ballarat Open Day to help celebrate our first birthday. Meet our friendly staff, experience the inviting community precinct and enjoy live music and free freshly made tea and barista coffee. Our lively community precinct includes a grocer, hair salon, café, pub, wellness centre and…

Mercy Place Ballarat Open Day

Compassion Revolution Conference 2019

  • Event Date: 10 September 2019
  • Location: Arts Centre Melbourne

“Compassion is not an emotion. Compassion is a state of mind that allows us to notice what is happening for people and step forward with genuine understanding so that we can all flourish”. The Compassion Revolution is a new kind of conference for people in health and care industries who are looking to implement positive…

Compassion Revolution Conference 2019

Mercy Place Montrose official opening and blessing ceremony

  • Event Date: 30 July 2019

The newly-opened Mercy Place Montrose was designed with its residents at the centre of every decision, and as Aunty Irene looked around the light-filled courtyard, it was clear that the brief had been met. ‘In our culture, our elders are the most important [people],’ she said. ‘It’s time for us to look after them. I…

Mercy Place Montrose official opening and blessing ceremony

Celebrating NAIDOC Week

  • Event Date: 9 July 2019

The event at Werribee Mercy Hospital, hosted by Ms Erin Wilson, Program Director Ambulatory, Community & Allied Health Services, began with a heartfelt Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony performed by Aunty Di Kerr and her daughter Melissa Kerr. Aunty Di is a respected Elder and valued friend to Mercy Health and a great supporter…

Celebrating NAIDOC Week

Mercy Health Foundation Ball

  • Event Date: 31 May 2019
  • Location: Savoy Ballroom, Grand Hyatt Melbourne

Mercy Perinatal strives to keep little hearts beating for the first 300 days after conception. Developmentally these first nine months are arguably the most important months of our whole lives. Your overwhelming support has helped us raise over $150,000 to support Mercy Perinatal’s commitment in clinical care, education and research to improve the health of…

Mercy Health Foundation Ball