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The iconic annual Black Dog Ride 1 Dayer is back in 2016! Join thousands of Australians on 20th March as we ride to raise awareness of depression and suicide prevention. There are 34 locations Australia-wide. Find your nearest and register today!
As we approach the finale of 2015, we take time to reflect on the past year. Black Dog Riders can look back upon the past 12 months and feel pride in the way our Black Dog Ride family has positively impacted so many people and communities across Australia.
Elated Black Dog Riders present Lifeline and Mental Health First Aid with the funds raised from the 2015 Black Dog Ride to the Red Centre, ensuring they can continue their vital suicide prevention work across the nation.
Black Dog Riders from all states and territories hit the highways of Australia en route to the Red Centre to raise awareness of depression and suicide prevention. The journey has concluded, but the impact upon participants and communities will be enduring.
Peter and Judy Milton, cattle farmers in South West WA, organise an annual steer auction at the Perth Royal Show to help Black Dog Ride foster conversations around depression and suicide prevention in the agriculture industry.
Remember, depression is an illness, not a weakness and effective treatments are available. It's important to seek help early and with the right treatment most people recover. If you are concerned that you or someone you know may be suffering from depression talk to a doctor or another health professional today. If we talk about depression and work together we can make a difference.