From time to time Haemochromatosis Australia organises public information sessions and support meetings around the country. The majority of these are held around Haemochromatosis Awareness Week in August each year.

Coming Events

Blue Mountains, NSW – Living with Haemochromatosis

Anyone LIVING WITH HAEMOCHROMATOSIS is welcome to come to any of the informal meetings held by Blackheath’s Haemochromatosis Discussion Group.   Friendly supportive atmosphere, private; no RSVPs, sign ins nor entry fees.  Just call in whenever it suits and meet others just like you.

Meetings are held at the Blackheath Golf Club, Valley View Rd & Brightlands Ave, Blackheath. Meet at the reception desk. Discussion begins at 11.00 am in a small private meeting room. Refreshments available from Birdies Bistro after noon.

Haemochromatosis Australia President Dianne Prince will attend the February 2017 meeting to meet with Blue Mountain locals living with haemochromatosis, hear your views and share news and information about the national organisation.

Enquiries Barbara 02 4787 7937 or email or SMS/text 0467 558 032.

Friday 17 February 201711.00 amBLACKHEATH GOLF COURSEValley View Rd & Brightlands Ave,
In a private meeting room at the Clubhouse.
Meet at reception.

South Australian Support Group

Some of our members from South Australia get together from time to time for a chat and a cup of coffee. The group meets on the third Saturday of every even month (except December).  Contact Matthew on 0412766925 or email for further details of the next meeting.


Cheryl Wilson organises an informal support group that meets every few months at Cheryl’s home for a chat and a cuppa. The next meeting will be 12 March 2017. Give Cheryl a ring on 07 4635 6275 if you would like to attend.

Townsville Support Group

If you’re interested in joining a local support group contact Sheryl on 07 4725 3973  or mobile 0408 702300 or email