Our Community

At GMHBA we're at the heart of healthy communities. We live this ethos by working with community organisations to improve the health of our local communities. We provide opportunities for those in our communities to improve their health and wellbeing.

GMHBA Events

GMHBA are involved in a number of events supporting local communities and promoting health. They include:

GMHBA Lorne Pier to Pub & Mountain to Surf

This iconic Australian event is organised by volunteers from the Lorne Surf Life Saving Club and is held in January each year. Read about this event.

Run Geelong & Run Ballarat

Supporting the Cotton On Foundation who raise money for children's health, GMHBA is a proud supporter of these fun runs. Read about this event.

Project Pamper

Project Pamper is a special evening for women touched by cancer, their families and friends. Read about this event.

Community Programs

From fitness sessions to educational seminars and events, GMHBA is committed to supporting the wellbeing of local communities.

Healthy Community Grants Program

The GMHBA Healthy Community Grants Program has been established to provide funding to local Geelong not-for-profit organisations to undertake projects which improve the health and wellness of our local communities. Read about this program.

Healthy Seminar Series

We host a number of seminars each year to help our members and local communities understand and cope with a wide variety of health topics that affect communities. Read about this program.

Fitness and Yoga Sessions

Does health and fitness matter to you? Come and join the GMHBA trainers for a 6 week fitness program that will help you get active and feel great. Read about this program.

GMHBA in the Community

GMHBA supports a range of community events and initiatives that enhance local community life. As a not-for-profit health fund, we believe it's our responsibility to support the communities in which we serve.

Community Giving

At GMHBA, we strive to be at the heart of every community that we serve. We bring people and resources together to achieve shared prosperity and add value to their lives. Read about this.

Community Partnerships

We understand that communities are vital in shaping social wellbeing. Connecting with like-minded people, working together to share success and supporting each other through challenges builds identity and self-worth. Read about this.

Sponsorships

GMHBA supports a range of national and grass-roots organisations as part of our commitment to the communities in which we serve. We believe in partnering with organisations that are important to our members. Read about this.