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Hand Heart Pocket Gala 2017

The 2017 Hand Heart Pocket Gala Evening will take place on World Alzheimer’s Day, Thursday September 21, showcasing world-class opera stars and musicians, at Brisbane’s Customs House. This is a night not to be missed with all funds raised supporting research into the fight against dementia and Alzheimer’s. 

The gala features an impressive array of opera and musical performers, as well as a special Q&A session, hosted by Lexi Hamilton-Smith, with guest speakers including Ms Ita Buttrose, AO OBE, Alzheimer's Australia Ambassador; Mr John Quinn, Person living with dementia and a member of Dementia Alliance International & a founding member of Dementia Awareness & Advocacy Team; Ms Maree McCabe, National Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Alzheimer's Australia and Dr Rebecca Nisbet, Research Fellow at the Clem Jones Centre for Ageing Dementia Research, Queensland Brain Institute.

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Event starts
Thursday 21 September, 2017
Event Ends
Thursday 21 September, 2017
Venue
Customs House
Venue Address
399 Queen St, Brisbane City QLD 4000
Location

Brisbane, Brisbane

Website
Queensland Brain Institute (opens in new window)
Category
Performances & Gigs
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