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Wellbeing Project Officially Launches

Wellbeing Project Officially Launches

This week marks a special week for veterans with Victory in the Pacific Day on the 15th of August and Vietnam Veterans Day on Thursday the 18th of August. We take time to acknowledge the bravery and...

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Operation Kelliher Flood Recovery Summary

Operation Kelliher Flood Recovery Summary

Disaster Relief Australia (DRA) recently conducted its largest disaster response activity since the organisation’s inception in 2016. In response to the catastrophic flooding that impacted communities in Queensland and New South Wales, our skilled veteran-led volunteers got down and dirty helping with flood recovery as part of Operation Kelliher.

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Domino’s Registered Charity Give for Good Announces 1 Year Partnership with Disaster Relief Australia

Domino’s Registered Charity Give for Good Announces 1 Year Partnership with Disaster Relief Australia

Domino’s Disaster Relief initiatives are supported by Give for Good, which funds future preparedness programmes, economic recovery, resilience aid, and the management of a wide range of societal repercussions following a natural disaster. With this in mind, Give for Good will provide $100,000 to help fund Disaster Relief Australia’s localised Service Projects.

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DRA Member Awards 2021

DRA Member Awards 2021

On 28th October 2021, Disaster Relief Australia members Australia wide joined a live linkup to celebrate the milestone of 5 years in serving disaster-affected communities. Guest Speaker Shane Durdin...

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Newsletter September 2021

Newsletter September 2021

I’m constantly amazed by the fortitude and resilience of our members. An enduring seemingly never-ending situation reduced our ability to get out on the field in mass numbers but we've adapted and...

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Newsletter June 2021

Newsletter June 2021

It often feels like we are moving slowly in DRA because it is in our nature to focus on trees and not the forest. In October this year we will be five. 4.5 years ago we mobilised 43 people to...

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Operation Woods Post Op Summary

Operation Woods Post Op Summary

Operation Woods was Disaster Relief Australia’s (DRA) first major operation in Western Australia, incorporating the launch of our Perth Disaster Relief Team. DRA collaboration with the Minderoo Foundation’s Fire and Flood Resilience initiative, partnering to rapidly deploy volunteers into the region to help with recovery efforts for the Perth Hills Bushfire.

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