for improved treatments and support for people living with Parkinson’s disease and related illnesses.

Eddie Manion

Headlining the 2016 Winter Gigs

Raised this year
30 per week
Diagnosed per week in Australia
Living with Parkinsons nationally

Funding research into possible cures, improved treatments and support for people living with Parkinson’s disease and related illnesses.


Piping Hot Chicken Shop

Driftwood Café

Creative Force Multimedia

The Olive Pit


Busy tour for Light of Day traveling show which will do 15 shows in ten countries. Be sure to catch them supporting the fight against Parkinson's if you are at the top end next month. ...

Light of Day Foundation announces 2016 European Tour dates! For the eleventh consecutive year, the New Jersey-based Light of Day Foundation charity brings its roster of artists to fifteen European cities 'utilizing the awesome power of music to raise money and awareness to defeat Parkinson's disease and related illnesses ALS and PSP, in our lifetime.' From November 25 through December 11, the tour features critically-acclaimed artists in an intimate 'songwriter-in-the-round' format swapping songs and stories. Check as more artists and information will be added in the coming week. LIGHT OF DAY EUROPE 2016 Headlining Performers: Ben Arnold Joe D'Urso Jeffrey Gaines Eddie Manion Vini 'Mad Dog' Lopez Plus local artists in each city Opening acts: Rob Dye and various local artists in each city Friday, November 25 Light of Day Ireland The Workman's Club - Dublin, Ireland Saturday, November 26 Light of Day Scotland The Admiral - Glasgow, Scotland Sunday, November 27 Light of Day England The Musician - Leicester, England Tuesday, November 29 Light of Day London The Half Moon Putney - London, England Wednesday, November 30 Light of Day Switzerland Woodstock Music Bar - Arbedo, Switzerland Thursday, December 1 Light of Day Torino Folk Club - Turin, Italy Friday, December 2 Light of Day Trieste Teatro Comunale Verdi - Muggia, Italy Saturday, December 3 Light of Day Lugo Teatro Goldoni - Bagnacavallo, Italy Sunday, December 4 Light of Day Como Teatro dell'Oratorio - Figino Serenza, Italy Tuesday, December 6 Light of Day Belgium Club 27- Edegem, Belgium Wednesday, December 7 Light of Day Germany Kulturwerkstat - Melle, Germany Thursday, December 8 Light of Day Norway Buckley's - Oslo, Norway Friday, December 9 Light of Day Jonkoping Jönköping University Jonkoping, Sweden Saturday, December 10 Light of Day Denmark Krudttønden - Ticket sales on Copenhagen, Denmark Sunday, December 11, Light of Day Hassleholm Farozon - Hasselholm, Sweden Artist websites: Ben Arnold Joe D'Urso Jeffrey Gaines Eddie Manion Vini 'Mad Dog' Lopez SHARE THIS POST!

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Great news for Light of Day Australia's 2015 headliner Anthony D'Amato who will be joining Ziggy Marley for shows. ...

Thrilled to announce I'll be joining #ZiggyMarley, #Grammy-winning son of #BobMarley, in some big beautiful theaters this fall! Dates start tomorrow in #Providence and will hit #Montreal, #Detroit, #Chicago, #Vancouver, #SanFrancisco, and #Sacramento. Tickets on sale now!!

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Great news that Light of Day supporter Bruce Springsteen is returning to Australia (and New Zealand) in January. Even better news is that this year's Light of Day Australia artist Diesel will be supporting the Boss, alongside a reformed Jet. We are rapt for @officialdieselmusic who gave his time to play a surprise show with Chris Wilson. We also hope to see our friend and headliner Eddie Manion get a guernsey on this tour! ...

Australia! Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band return this January & February! Tickets on sale Friday, September 23.

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Fantastic news for awareness! ...

Parkinson's Australia is proud to be selected as a SBS Foundation partner for 2016/17. Today, for Parkinson's Month, we launch our Community Service Announcement to raise awareness with a simple, yet powerful, message about diagnosis, symptoms and the impact of living with Parkinson's. Thanks to Parkinson's NSW and Parkinson's SA for the wonderful members featured in the project. Parkinson's Victoria Parkinson's Western Australia Parkinson's QLD Parkinson's Canberra ACTShake It Up Australia Foundation The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research MyParkinsonsTeamParkinson's New Zealand Parkinson's UK National Parkinson Foundation Please share the video on your page and ask friends to do the same.

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