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The Joy of Many Colours Multicultural Festival

Connected Women’s Joy of Many Colours Festival is an annual celebration of the vibrant tapestry of cultures that collectively shape our communities.

Refugee is a circumstance, not an identity

Harnessing the collective strength of our communities to build a brighter, more equitable future for all.

The day my life changed forever

A former journalist who escaped danger in Africa and sought safety in Australia shares her story to help others understand what drives people to seek asylum.

10 things you can do to help this Refugee Week

Play your part in building a more welcoming Australia for refugees.

When crisis strikes, we are there for people

Thanks to our generous donors our teams are on call, ready to help 24/7, 365 days a year.

Queensland and New South Wales Floods Report

Two years after devastating storms and floods hit Queensland and New South Wales, the work of recovery continues.

A global Movement responds: two years of conflict in Ukraine

Australian Red Cross Ukraine Crisis Appeal two-year impact report.

What being there looks like when disasters strike

The generosity of our donors puts our people on the ground where it’s needed most.

How your donation made a difference in Türkiye and Syria

From heartbreak to healing: Türkiye Syria Earthquakes Appeal 12 month impact report

“I always thought the water would go somewhere, but not in the house.”

When Priscilla had to leave her home in Ballina, NSW, as floodwaters rose, Red Cross was there for her.

Early response is critical

In the darkness at 2:30am, Ron and Fleur waded through waist-high water to find safety on the steps of the local hall.

Diary of an aid worker: back to Pentecost

Steve Barton reflects on returning to the place his aid work journey began almost 20 years ago.

Helping young people in crisis feel human again

Our Night Café is a safe after-hours space for people aged 12 to 25 years old experiencing or at risk of homelessness in Brisbane.

Helping people survive tough times

Every day of the year, volunteers hit the streets in our Soup Patrol van, serving hot, nutritious meals to some of the most vulnerable people in Perth and Fremantle.

It takes a village

In Galiwin’ku, Baby Hub is changing lives, right from the start.

“I’d just lost 54 years of my life.”

Mark was rescued from raging flood waters in Bungawalbin, NSW. Australian Red Cross was there to help him.

Black Mist and the Ban

On the 70th anniversary of the first nuclear weapon test on mainland Australia, we support the call for a nuclear weapons ban.

How a food hub tapped into a community’s passion

The Brighton Community Food Hub is about more than helping families put a meal on the table.

Morocco earthquake response

An update on the swift, locally-led response, delivering essential goods and support.

Keeping a community connected

A year after the worst flood in more than 70 years, the Hunter Valley village of Broke is recovering one day at a time.

Floods, fires and a pandemic

Red Cross Emergency Services volunteer Megan Fraser is “ready for anything”.

“We can’t say thank you enough”

Ray and Bev were rescued from floodwaters in the Victorian town of Rochester. At the Bendigo Relief Centre, Red Cross was there to meet them.

A mother's journey from Kharkiv to Perth in search of safety

“Thank you, Australia, for giving me hope, a new home, and reminding me no matter where we come from, we can build a better tomorrow together.”

“The response of local teams was nothing short of astonishing”

Six months after devastating earthquakes in Türkiye and Syria, Red Cross continues to support people on the road to recovery.

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