Red Cross wins Indigenous employment award

We recently received very good news when we were announced a joint winner of an Indigenous Employment Award.

What is the Plus Effect?

What are one in three Australians doing? What grows stronger communities? What’s worth more money than mining to the community? Watch this video to find out.

ACT and South-East NSW

Around ACT/SE NSW A message from the Chair and Executive Director Approaching the end of our centenary year, we have many achievements to look back on and be proud of. The month of August was particularly busy and also very memorable. We held a popular showcase of our everyday work in City Walk, Canberra, showing […]

New South Wales

Around NSW A message from the Chair and Executive Director The past months have been a once-in-a-hundred year opportunity for all of us to celebrate the achievements and current work of Australian Red Cross. As Chairman and Executive Director of Red Cross NSW we have been honoured to be involved in commemorations and celebrations across […]

Northern Territory

Around NT A message from the Chair and Executive Director It is hard to believe that 2014 is passing so quickly and our centenary year is almost over. It’s been a busy year, from the opening of our Leichhardt Terrace Alice Springs office in March; to the Chief Minister’s reception at Parliament House in honour […]

Queensland

Around Queensland A message from the Chair and Executive Director We know that Australian Red Cross has a long and proud tradition of volunteering. This year is no exception as we celebrate 100 years of service since 1914. The work of Red Cross makes a real difference to the community, and each year more than […]

South Australia

Around SA A message from the Chair and Executive Director We are on the home stretch of what has been a marathon centenary year for Australian Red Cross. We could not have imagined in our wildest dreams that this year’s initiatives in SA would be so successful and that so many members and volunteers would […]

Tasmania

Around Tasmania A message from the Chair and Executive Director Russell Penman was recently appointed to the permanent position of Executive Director Tasmania. After 16 years with Red Cross, he is looking forward to continuing to work closely with members, volunteers and supporters in Tasmania. The last couple of months have been very busy on […]

Victoria

Around Victoria A message from the Chair and Executive Director As 2014 draws to a conclusion, we can reflect back on our year of centenary celebrations throughout Victoria. This year we proudly celebrated 100 years of people helping people, taking the opportunity to thank generations of Australians for their commitment and dedication to humanitarian values. […]

Western Australia

Around WA A message from the Chair and Executive Director This year Australian Red Cross embarked upon its largest volunteering effort in many years. On Saturday 9 August every Bunnings store in Australia had its BBQ stand manned by Red Cross members, volunteers, staff, families and supporters. Each Bunnings store had volunteers working from early […]