Since January 2018, MBN has presented at

• Better Together 2018, 2019

• Health In Difference 2018

• NAB Pride’s IDAHOBIT Panel

• Inclusion Melbourne - Queering Inclusion for People with Intellectual Disability Pilot


• Family Safety Victoria Family Violence Key Messages Workshop

• LGBTIQ+ MindOUT Victorian Mental Health Professionals Network meeting

• LGBTIQ Women’s Health Conference

• Justice Taskforce Consultations

• BRAVE Network

• Department of Heath and Human Services for their Pride Speaker series

• Department of Premier and Cabinet for Bi Visibility Day

• Training workshop for Switchboard

Other achievements:

• We attended the LGBTI Mental Health Professional Network networking breakfast in


• We consulted with Thorne Harbor Health (formerly VAC) on advertising material for their

counselling service’s new Bisexual Therapeutic group, Bi and Mighty

• We attended Commissioner Ro Allen’s office for a lunch for official consultation regarding

Bi+ community needs such as specific funding and research.

• We joined with Bisexual Alliance Victoria to work with drummond street services on the

development and delivery of a Bisexual+ inclusion auditing tool.

• We have established a basic training and education package for the mental health sector,

with ongoing development of resources.

• We set up a community group Facebook in January that now has over 840+ members and

have hosted monthly social events.

• We have had more than 80 people attend meetings as official, and unofficial MBN


• We hosted a community picnic that was attended by over 40 people.