The inside – a message from the President and CEO

The last few months have been both busy and exciting at Red Cross, as we’ve committed to a new set of strategic outcomes to help us achieve our goals.

Ready, set, bake!

It’s time to register for this year’s Big Cake Bake fundraising extravaganza.

News in brief

Catch up on our latest news including the launch of our new video series, Red Talks.

From Iraq to Shepparton: Sarmed’s story

Sarmed Yassin travelled a rocky road to get to his new home in Shepparton, Victoria – but this young refugee is as proud an Australian as you’ll find anywhere.

Want a safer society? Ask a prisoner how

We’ve spoken with lots of people about our call for a justice reinvestment approach to Australian prisons. But one voice is rarely heard: that of the prisoner. We spoke to Keith, an inmate of a Tasmanian prison.

Protecting people you don’t like

One of the world’s foremost experts in international humanitarian law has a heart-to-heart chat with us about the challenges – and strengths – of the law.

Citizens for humanity

Big visions demand big actions. We’re calling on the community to help create dignity, safety and wellbeing for all.

The secret lives of aid workers

Our How Aid Works podcast features real and raw insights from Australian Red Cross aid workers. In its second season, our guests share stories they’ve never told anyone else.

When thank you is not enough

When death came knocking on Brett Goodban’s door, he told it to “get stuffed” — with the help of hundreds of blood donors.

Everywhere for everyone

Every day, in major cities and remote communities around the world, Red Cross or Red Crescent teams are there. Here’s a snapshot of what we’re doing right now.