Hivsters joined Aussie Olympian, Ji Wallace and HIV QLD on an inspirational trek to Kokoda to fight HIV related stigma. 

 The Kokoda+ team

The Kokoda+ team

Themed ‘You Are Stronger Than You Think’, the trek aimed to break down the stigma around living with HIV. To show the world that the face of HIV has changed (it is now a managable disease), HIV treatments have changed (modern Antiretrovirals =1 pill a day, which makes it easier to manage than being a diabetic), and the impact of HIV on a person's quality of life has changed. Read more here...