Mel Mustapic

Why Walk ? Team MaD

One of my dearest friends Darlene signed me up for the 21km walk and Team MaD.....MaD standing for Mel and Darlene. 

We both feel passionate about breaking down the stigma of Mental Health and opening up conversation to help others struggling with Mental Health issues.

I have personally lived with Mental Health since I was 21 when I was diagnosed with Depression. I have since been given other diagnosises and have lived this journey for 26 years. 

Mental Health can affect anyone. I recently gave a presentation on my recent mental health journey to 150 people and whilst it was confronting it was also very rewarding. Conversations opened up and people were able to share. Sharing is not an easy thing to do but by speaking out people can save lives.

We hope you will join us by way of donation or by lacing up your shoes and walking 21km with us! We look forward to supporting the Black Dog Institute to continue their work through education and awareness.

Team MaD together we can make a difference 

Let's do this !

Much love

Mel :)

PS. This pic was taken on our first "meeting" taking time to be present and enjoy the early morning sunrise, morning walks or runs are great for Mental Health !

Help me create a mentally healthier world

On the 12th October this year, I’m lacing up my walking shoes and taking on a half marathon for the Black Dog Institute

I’m raising funds to help change these statistics:

  • 1 in 5 Australians experience a mental illness each year
  • 65% of those do not seek help
  • Suicide is the leading cause of death for Australians aged 15-45

The leading cause of death! That’s unbelievable and it needs to change.

Together, we can remove the stigma around mental illness and create a mentally healthier world. Please donate today!

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Anonymous

Go sista !!!

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Mel Mustapic

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Mad Track

You are an awesome human Mel. Good on your friends and family for raising awareness & support!! Great team name!👍

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Anonymous

Well Done Min Love you xx

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Kath Bowley

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Craig Green

So Brave Mel - thanks for sharing and "getting involved!"

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Abico Insurance Brokers

Proudly supporting Mel and team

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Craig Murphy

Go Minnnnnnniiiiieeeee!!!

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Kerith

You mean so much to, and do so much for so many 💗

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Powerbuild Homes

Go Mel !!! .... love from the Power Family. xxx

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Christina Thomas

We’re all in this together Mel. Sending you our love and light 💚

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Elisha Turner

Behind you all the way my friend 😘

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Jade Mustapic

Proud of you Mum ! Xxx

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Bernadette Lorraine

We love you Mel. You’ve changed our lives, and now you’re changing many more.

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Deborah Sansom

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Janine Sparks

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Nicola Rockliff

Good on you guys. Great cause and I m sure you ll have a lot of fun😊

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Janine Jones

Proud of you Minnie!! xxx

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Karly Goddard

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Tara Mustapic

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Brodie Gould

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Peter Dooley

Good on ya Mel!

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Anonymous

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Maree Smith

For our PRECIOUSES !! xxoo

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Joanne Flood

Great cause 💕

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Ange Edwards

Great stuff Mel! This is a cause that’s also very close to our hearts! 💕

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Cheryl Buckham

Great cause, go team MAD

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Kim Dobson

Go Mel! Thankyou for your love, compassion and understanding to so many struggling with mental health issues.

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Felicity Ling

Amazing work Mel, thanks for being such a wonderful advocate and support for those suffering with mental health x

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Aimee Bramley

Well done Mel you are an incredible person lots of love 💗 xxxxxxxxxxx