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Hipcast's Hip Tips

A series of top tips from experts in hip fracture care across each specialty of health professionals involved in the patient's journey.


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New Zealand Hip Festival, Wednesday 7th September 2022

We are pleased to promote New Zealand’s 3rd annual Hip Fest education day in Wellington, NZ.

Wednesday 7th September 2022

This year’s theme is Rehab to Home!

For more details and to register:

ANZHFR Binational Hip Festival, Wednesday 19th October 2022

The Australian & New Zealand Hip Fracture Registry are pleased to announce a return to a face to face Binational Hip Fest in 2022.

In partnership with the Fragility Fracture Network, the ANZHFR invites you to Hip Fest 2022, Joined at the Hip.

The Festival will offer a forum to explore multidisciplinary teamwork in hip fracture care and highlight examples of best practice. Learn about the Registry and the My Hip/ My Voice consumer project. We are also excited to announce the winners of the Golden Hip Award.

Wednesday 19 October 2022

8.30am - 5.00pm
5pm onwards- optional networking event

Clarendon Auditorium

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
1 Convention Centre Place
South Wharf, Victoria 3006

Free to attend

For more information visit:

ANZHFR 2021 Golden Hip Awards

The Golden Hip award was initiated by the Scottish Hip Fracture Audit to promote and reward better health care for people with hip fractures. In 2021, for the first time in Australia and New Zealand, top-performing hospitals were recognised for their achievements against the Hip Fracture Care Clinical Care Standard quality indicators. Performance is based on the data submitted in the previous calendar year and reported in the year that the award is presented.

The top five hospitals in New Zealand and top ten hospitals in Australia were finalists and were in the running to receive the Golden Hip.

The awards were presented at virtual ceremonies on 22nd September 2021. The New Zealand and Australian ceremonies can be viewed on the ANZHFR Training and Education channel.


New Zealand Finalists 2021

Auckland City Hospital

Middlemore Hospital

North Shore Hospital

Palmerston North Hospital

Waikato Hospital


Australian Finalists 2021

Concord Repatriation General Hospital

Lyell McEwin Hospital

Prince of Wales Hospital

Princess Alexandra Hospital

Robina Hospital

Royal North Shore Hospital

Sunshine Coast University Hospital

The Prince Charles Hospital

Townsville University Hospital


Princess Alexandra Hospital, QLD Australia and North Shore Hospital, New Zealand were awarded the Golden Hip awards for the best overall performance against the Hip Fracture Care Clinical Care Standard. Congratulations to the teams on their achievements providing high-quality hip fracture care.

Princess Alexandra Hospital, QLD, Australia
Princess Alexandra Hospital, QLD, Australia
North Shore Hospital, New Zealand
North Shore Hospital, New Zealand

ANZHFR 2021 Hipfest Presentations

Please find the recent Hipfest presentation recordings on our Youtube channel playlist linked below.

ANZHFR 2020 Hipfest Presentations

Please find the 2020 Hipfest presentation recordings on our Youtube channel playlist linked below.