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AUStism 2021

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AUStism 2021

After months of waiting, we’re thrilled to announce new dates for our AUStism event series in March 2021!  Join us in Brisbane on the 23rd of March and Sydney on the 25th of March, or via livestream for both events, for an evening of real stories from an incredible line up of speakers.

What is AUStism?

Stories to challenge, inform and inspire…

Autism presents differently for every person diagnosed. It’s a ‘spectrum’ of experience, with many wonderful, and sometimes challenging, ‘shades’ for the people living with it and those who love them.

At Autism Awareness Australia, we are committed to raising awareness and understanding of all types of autism, and thus we are excited to announce that our AUStism speaker series is returning in 2021 with an incredible line up of national presenters! An evening of real stories from real people – funny, tough, compelling, bittersweet and guaranteed to touch and inspire.

All Our Speakers

Jocelyn Moorhouse
Film director, author and
autism mum

Chloe Maxwell
Media personality and
autism mum

Jodi Rodgers
Love on the Spectrum
Sexologist and counsellor 

Richard and Randa Habelrih
Autism MATES
Co-founders

Karina Holden
Northern Pictures
head of Factual
(Love on the Spectrum)

Barb Cook
Neurodivergent, author, speaker and
keen motorcyclist

Jo Abi
Journalist, TV presenter, writer and
autism mum

Tim & Judy Sharp
Laser Beak Man
Artist with autism, script writer and author

Mark Radburn
Love on the Spectrum
Autistic self advocate

Michael Whelan
Host
academic, writer, musician and
autism advocate

Proudly supported by:

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National Event Partner
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