Health Festival

Urapuntja’s Health Festival on the 8th and 9th of June focused on social and emotional wellbeing with more than 240 community members dropping in for a clinical consultation while they were enjoying the festivities.

Moreover, nearly 140 youth attended health promotion activities during the festival and of these, 23 young women participated in health promotion activity with Urapuntja’s Remote Sexual Health Team.

Also on display at the Health Festival was a unique photo-board with a bush medicine story that was put together by 12 community members who had participated in group hunting, gathering and cultural story making activities.