Events

Peter Short’s story told in Fade to Black film

The documentary Fade to Black premiered in Australian cinemas in August. It has been taken on a nationwide tour, with screenings an panel discussions in every capital city plus some regional towns. The following NSW screenings are still upcoming: Friday 20 October 7 pm at Odeon 5 Cinemas...

‘Fade to Black’ in Orange

The documentary Fade to Black premiered in Australian cinemas in August. Fade to Black (1.5 hours) follows the travails of Peter Short, who mounted a personal campaign for legalising voluntary assisted dying (VAD) in the lead up to his death in December 2014. In addition to Peter’s...

DWD Central Coast quarterly meeting

When: Friday 24 November 10 am to 12 noon Speaker: Coral Levett, President, NSW Nurses & Midwives Association, talking about the position of the NSW Nurses & Midwives Association on Voluntary Assisted Dying. Everyone is welcome. Contact: For details phone Bev Symons on 0413 376 343 or Joy...

DWD Midnorth Coast quarterly meeting

DWD Midnorth Coast quarterly meeting When: Tuesday 28 November 10 am to 12.30 noon Topic: Death doulas and funeral preparations Speakers: * Teresa Melody from Port Macquarie * Jason Nicholson from Tuncurry and DWD Midnorth Coast Convenor, Annie Quadroy, will provide an update on the latest campaign news. Everyone is welcome. $5 incl morning tea. For details...