World Hearing Day

Friday 3 March 2017 is World Hearing Day

An initiative of World Health Organization

The theme is Action for hearing loss: make a sound investment.

World Health Organization will create advocacy materials including a theme poster, infographic and banner.  Visit the WHO for updates,

Download suggestions here for planning activities for the week leading up to the World Hearing Day

Hearing Awareness Week is celebrated in Australia in the last full week of August.  We would appreciate your views on whether future Hearing Awareness Weeks should be rescheduled to align with World Hearing Day.  Send your comments to