WAIMH 2021 WAIMH2021 17th World Congress: Creating stories in Infant Mental Health: research, recovery and regeneration

WAIMH 2020 postponed to June 2021.

The new dates for the 17th WAIMH Congress will be 22 – 26 June 2021. On behalf of the WAIMH 2021 Organising Committee we want to let you know that it is full steam ahead to bring you an amazing Congress next year that we know will be worth the wait! The Congress committees are regularly meeting and planning for WAIMH 2021. We thank you for your continued support.


Koala Competition

We can’t wait to welcome you to our country, but before you come visit us, we want to see the WAIMH 2021 Koala in your home country!

We encourage you to take a picture of yourself with a Koala in your home country. Perhaps you and your koala could be in front of a famous landmark or even just your favourite spot in your Country.

The WAIMH 2021 Organising Committee invite you to take part in the WAIMH 2021 Koala competition!

You will go into the draw to win one of the amazing prizes below;

1st place – Complimentary full registration to WAIMH 2021 Congress including ticket to the Congress Dinner (Voted by the WAIMH Organising Committee and awarded in early 2020)
2nd place – Complimentary ticket to the Congress Dinner (Voted by the WAIMH Organising Committee and awarded in early 2020)
3rd place – People’s choice award (Voted by the delegates of WAIMH 2021 during the Congress in Brisbane and awarded at the Congress in June 2020)

To enter the competition, follow the below steps;

  1. Find yourself a Koala. It can be either a clip on Koala, Koala plush toy, or even a printed image of a koala.
  2. Photograph yourself and your koala in a fun, creative, exotic or interesting location in your home country.
  3. Email the photograph along with the below details to Koalacompetition@waimh2021.org
    1. Your name, address, phone number and email address
    2. Name of the location the photo is taken in including country
  4. Post the photo on your social media accounts and hashtag #WAIMH2021Koalacompetition #WAIMH2021

Entries close 1 March 2020 11:59pm AEST.

Good luck!

Please read the terms and conditions for entry into the koala competition here.