Meeting at least once a year, National Council's responsibilities include receiving reports and the financial statements, electing Office Bearers, and appointing Additional Board Members.
The Council is made up of the President and 53 voting members, including all members of the Australian Red Cross Board, up to six Special Councillors and 32 members elected or appointed by the Divisional Advisory Boards of each state and territory, one of whom must be a youth member from each state and territory.
Ross Pinney, Winifred Smith AM, Rose Rhodes, John Pinney AM, Dianne Buckles and Anne Macarthur AM
Council members appointed or elected by each Divisional Advisory Board:
Alexandra Lia, Eveline Kuang, and Noel Arulthilakan
Nick Young, Valmae Ryan, Natasha Adam, June Hutchison, and Susan Strahorn
Kathleen Cole, Tarn Kaldor, Georgia Hagias, and Susan Kilgour
Helen Clarke, Amber Corbin, Rain Liivoja, Rohitha Badya, and Gavin Scott
Keith Wilson, Fairerlyn Korgar, Aneta Peretko, Pat Pearson, and Sandra Sifis
Melanie Ross, Mia Arnott, Howard Colvin, Rita Richards, and Steven Phipps
Garry Nolan AM, Tina Hosseini, Bianca Goebel, and Jennifer Seabrook
Steve Joske, Karyn Collins, Kristy Bizzaca, and Lara Pratt
This page was updated 11 December 2023.