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.

Mercy Health Foundation Ball – Save the date

  • Event Date: 4 June 2020
  • Location: Grand Hyatt Melbourne

Join us for a night of entertainment and fundraising to celebrate 100 years of Mercy healthcare and to help bring mothers and babies safely home. This is a once-in-a-century event, so don your feather boas and tassels or your pinstripes and plaid and let us take you back to the Art Deco era. Why not…

Mercy Health Foundation Ball – Save the date

Harmony Week

  • Event Date: 20 March 2020

Mercy Health held events at Werribee Mercy Hospital, Mercy Hospital for Women, Support Services Richmond and Support Services Hughesdale where we enjoyed the company of colleagues and delightful treats provided by African catering company, The Sorghum Sisters. At Werribee Mercy Hospital and Support Services Richmond we were privileged to hear from guest speaker Akuol Garang,…

Harmony Week

Wyndham Rotary Fun Run/Walk

  • Event Date: 14 March 2020
  • Location: Chirnside Park Oval

Grab your family and friends and join in on the fun at the Wyndham Rotary Fun Run/Walk on Sunday 15 March. Funds raised will go towards Mercy Mental Health Services at Werribee Mercy Hospital.

Wyndham Rotary Fun Run/Walk

International Women’s Day

  • Event Date: 7 March 2020

The theme for 2020 is Each for Equal and focuses on the understanding that gender equality is essential for economies and communities to thrive. Gender equality benefits everyone. As part of our International Women’s Day celebrations we heard from some of Mercy Health’s empowering women including Werribee Mercy Hospital Interpreter Christina George, who spoke of…

International Women’s Day

Mercy Health Foundation Chairman’s Breakfast

  • Event Date: 4 March 2020
  • Location: Hotel Windsor

Mercy Health Foundation hosted their first Chairman’s event for the year at the historic Hotel Windsor on 5 March. More than 80 guests attended the breakfast. Among them were donors, funders, sponsors, government officials and Mercy Health Executives and Foundation staff. The event — which was sponsored by one of the Foundation’s major partners Bank…

Mercy Health Foundation Chairman’s Breakfast

IBCLC Day celebration Twilight seminar

  • Event Date: 3 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

Family Mass 2019

  • Event Date: 19 December 2019

Christmas is a celebration of peace, hope and joy, and one of the most important dates on the Christian calendar. This time of year is also a special opportunity for everyone, regardless of faith, culture or tradition, to come together with friends and family. During the Christmas period, Mercy Health held masses and reflections across…

Family Mass 2019

Mercy Place Mount St Joseph opening and blessing ceremony

  • Event Date: 6 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

Service Recognition Celebratory Dinner 2019

  • Event Date: 29 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: 27 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