Shades For Migraine

Shades for Migraine® is a global awareness campaign where participants wear a pair of sunglasses on June 21 to show their support for the 1 billion people living with migraine disease worldwide.

Congratulations to our winners!

  1. Abeera Javaid (Facebook)
  2. Alison Monger (Instagram)
  3. Geoff Prince (Instagram)
  4. Jacqui Cosgrove (Instagram)
  5. Mary-Ann Lovejoy (Facebook)

Please contact us to claim your prize!

***Competition Now Closed***

How To Participate: 3 simple steps

Step 1) Take a photo wearing shades on (or around) June 21st, to show you care for people living with migraine disease.

Step 2) Post your photo on social media with the two hashtags #ShadesForMigraine #MigraineandHeadacheAU

Step 3) Challenge 3 friends to take part, too! Watch your impact multiply.

When you use both hashtags #ShadesForMigraine #MigraineandHeadacheAU you’ll automatically be in the running to win.

Win 1 of 5 pamper packs full of helpful items for migraine, worth over $350 each!

Each Pamper Pack includes the following:

– Gourmet Dinner Service Meal $100 Voucher

– Headache Hat Wearable Ice Pack

– A full-size bottle of MigreLief Original, MigreLief NOW (supplements) and MigreLief Essential Oil Roll-ON/Comfort Stick

– Shhh Silk Eye Mask

– Hydralyte Rehydration Tablets

– Peppermint Grove Australia Candle

– Stress Therapy Dough

– Peppermint Tea

– Heat Cream

– Ginger

How to Enter

Simply take a photo of wearing sunglasses – wear a pair to show you care – and upload it to Instagram, Facebook or Twitter using the hashtags

#ShadesForMigraine #MigraineandHeadacheAU

(Remember to use both hashtags)

Facebook entries can tag us @headacheaustralia

 Instagram entries can tag us @migraineandheadacheaustralia

Twitter entries must mention us using @HeadacheAus

You can enter as many times as you like, but you can only win once, and your photo can only win once.

Read on for prize information and full terms and conditions.


Thank you to our prize sponsors who generously donated items for your pamper packs. 


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Photo Contest Terms & Conditions

  1. Entry is open to Australian residents only. Employees and officers of the Brain Foundation and their immediate families, or anyone living in their household, are ineligible.
  2. Promotion commences on 1 June 2021 and final entries close at midnight Australian Western Standard Time on Wednesday, 23 June 2021.
  3. The promotion is random draw from eligible photo submissions made across any of the following three social media platforms Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. There will be five winners.
  4. The Prizes for each winner is one of five Migraine Pamper Packs including the following: Gourmet Dinner Service Meal $100 Voucher, Headache Hat Wearable Ice Pack; A full size bottle of MigreLief Original, MigreLief NOW and MigreLief Essential Oil Roll-ON/Comfort Stick; Hydralyte Rehydration Tablets; Shhh Silk Eye Mask; Peppermint Grove Candle; Peppermint Tea; Heat Cream; Ginger and; Stress Therapy Dough.
    • Meal vouchers are only redeemable in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. For winners located outside these areas, a gift voucher of equivalent value will be awarded.
  5. How to enter: To enter, you must take a photo that includes wearing sunglasses, lenses or similar eyewear and:
    • to enter on Instagram, you must post your photo on Instagram using the two hashtags #ShadesForMigraine and #MigraineandHeadacheAU
    • to enter on Facebook, you must post your photo on Facebook using the two hashtags #ShadesForMigraine and #MigraineandHeadacheAU, and
    • to enter on Twitter, you must send your photo to us on Twitter at @HeadacheAus using the two hashtags #ShadesForMigraine and #MigraineandHeadacheAU
  6. The winning entries are randomly drawn from the total pool of eligible entries. No contestant can win two prizes and no photo can win twice. 
  7. The winner will be notified on Thursday, 1 July 2021 via the social media platform that they won on. Each winner will be notified using the social media platform they used to post their entry. An Instagram winner will be notified via the Migraine & Headache Australia Instagram page. A Facebook winner will be notified via the Migraine & Headache Australia Facebook page and in the Facebook Migraine & Headache Australia Support Group. A Twitter winner will be notified by tweet from Migraine & Headache Australia’s Twitter account. Each winner will have until Wednesday 7 July 2021 to claim their prize and provide a delivery address as instructed in the notification. If a prize is not claimed in that time, a runner-up draw for that prize will be conducted and the winner awarded the prize. The previous winner will forgo all claims to the prize.
  8. Prizes will be shipped directly by Migraine & Headache Australia from the Sydney office to the winner. The winner must authorise the Brain Foundation to use their name and shipping details in order for the prize to be delivered. If authorisation is not provided, the winner will forgo all claims to the prize which will then be awarded to the runner-up.
  9. Original work: By entering a photo, you agree that the Brain Foundation and its agents, licensees, successors, and assigns, can print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use your entry, name, social media profile image, and statements about the campaign for news, information and marketing or other promotional purposes. You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work and does not infringe any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes the intellectual property right of another, you will be disqualified. You indemnify, the Brain Foundation from and against any action, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, arising out of any actual or suspected infringement of any third party’s rights.
  10. This contest is being run by the Brain Foundation (ACN 008 479 936) trading as Migraine & Headache Australia. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram, Facebook or Twitter.
  11. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless the Brain Foundation and its subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) your participation in the contest and your acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize in full or part; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the contest; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the contest or the processing of entries.
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