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Awareness Days - September 2022

Editors Note: Some of the information (sourced from has been edited for length and clarity. This is not an exhaustive list of all the awareness days as we have chosen ones that are either relevant to Australia or observed globally.

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General Causes this Month

Blue September

Blood Cancer Awareness Month

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

National Tick Awareness Month for Pets

Liptember (for Women's Health)


Awareness Days

September 4

Father's Day (Australia)

PKD Awareness Day

World Sexual Health Day

September 5

International Day of Charity


September 7

World Duchenne (Muscular Dystrophy) Awareness Day

September 8

International Literacy Day

R U OK? Day

Tara Day (Buddhism)

September 9

White Balloon Day (for Bravehearts)


Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) International Awareness Day

September 10

World Suicide Awareness & Prevention Day


Out of the shadows and into the light (for Lifelife)

September 13

  • Roald Dahl Story Day

  • Kids Take Over The Kitchen Day

September 15

September 16

Clean Up The World Weekend (for Clean Up Australia)

Pet Promise Day (Safe Pets Safe Families Inc)

Lyme Gladiolus Day

September 21

September 1

September 17

​September 19

Talk Like A Pirate Day

September 22

World Car-Free Day

World Rhino Day

September 26

September 29

September 2

Walk to Work Day (for Diabetes Australia)


Awareness Weeks

September 5-10

Migraine Awareness Week

National Asthma Week

Women's Health Week

Idopathic Hyposomnia Awareness Week

Spinal Injury Awareness Week

September 11-17

September 12-17

September 13-18

Rheumatoid Arthritis Awareness Week

September 1-7

National Week of Deaf People

Include A Charity Week

September 1-8

September 6-12

National eSmart Week (for The Alannah and Madeline Foundation)

National Child Protection Week

September 25-27

Rosh Hashanah (Jewish holiday)

September 26 - October 2

​National Op-Shop Week

26 September - 5 October

Navarati (Hindu festival)


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