Breaking Open: Mental Health in the South West by 20Talk

Wednesday, 22nd May 2024 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm


Discover Breaking Open, a mental health documentary spotlighting eight professional surfers from the picturesque South West of Western Australia.

Delve into the stark reality of the region’s mental health landscape, where between 2014 and 2018, 50 lives were lost to suicide from Augusta to Dunsborough.

Crafted by the dedicated team at 20Talk, a youth mental health charity, this 45 minute documentary dives deep into the personal journeys of these surfers, shedding light on the factors contributing to mental health challenges within the community.

Join this insightful exploration of community resilience and the potential for positive change at Caves House Hotel. It’s time to embark on a journey toward understanding and support.

Doors open 5pm, film starts 7pm. This is a free event, but please register your attendance.


  • Taj Burrow
  • Bronte Macaulay
  • Jay Davies
  • Mia Mccarthy
  • Jamaica Selby
  • Mason Gibbs
  • Jerome Forest
  • Flow State

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