Over $4.9 million dollars raised nationwide
Over 100 million push-ups have been completed nationally as part of Headspace's Push-Up Challenge.
As part of raising awareness for mental health, individuals or groups had until the end of May to complete 3,046 push-ups, the number of individuals in Australia whose lives were lost to suicide in 2018.
Locally, within the Mallee around 80,000 push-ups were completed by over 100 participants.
Youth Worker at Headspace Swan Hill Kat Hindle says fundraising is going to continue for the next four weeks;
"It closes on the 29th of June. About 75% of the funds have been raised for Headspace national and then 25% of the funds have been for local Headspace centres."