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Whenever an emergency strikes, your support means Red Cross will be there.

We want you all in for Red Cross Calling

For over 70 years, we've been reaching out to the community in March to raise funds to support the great work we do. How will you make a difference?

Join our RedxYouth Committee

We’re looking for four young change makers from diverse backgrounds, locations, and life experiences to lead our growing RedxYouth network.

Funds for farmers update

Thanks to generous donations to the Help Aussie Farmers appeal, grants are being distributed to drought-affected farming communities around Australia.


Humans of the flood

Townsville flooded after more than a metre of rain fell in nine days. Red Cross has been managing large volumes of people in temporary evacuation centres. Susan Cullinan shares her experience from one of them.

Remembering the 2009 Victorian Bushfires

A decade on from one of Australia’s worst-ever natural disasters, our thoughts are with those who lost their lives, those who survived, those left behind, and those still struggling to recover.

Get summer ready with first aid basics

Do you know what to do when someone is suffering from heat stress? Or how to treat a jellyfish sting? We’ve put together a handy guide to these and other first aid basics.

Acknowledgement graphic

Red Cross pays our respects to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Custodians across this country, and to Elders, past, present and emerging.

Learn about our Reconciliation Action Plan and how we can all make reconciliation real.

This website may contain the names and/or images of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals now deceased.