August 2021 Spirit Award Member Stephen Hull

August 2021 Spirit Award Member Stephen Hull

It’s time to announce this month’s Spirit Award winner. This award is presented to members continuously going above and beyond. Those who best embody our core values of courage, mateship, endurance, service, tenacity, and respect. This month’s spirit award goes...
Fundraise for DRA While You Shop With Ritchies IGA

Fundraise for DRA While You Shop With Ritchies IGA

A new Ritchies Card loyalty program allows you to fundraise for DRA whilst you shop at participating Ritchie’s IGAs found in NSW, VIC and QLD. Since the Ritchies program began in 1993, over 150,000 people have signed up and $51 million has been raised for...
June 2021 Spirit Award Member Rob Delaney

June 2021 Spirit Award Member Rob Delaney

July 2021 Spirit Award Rob Delaney Rob Delaney is the longest standing member of the Brisbane DRT leadership group as the Training Coordinator, coming onboard in 2019. Rob is a silent achiever, completing everything asked of him with no fuss. He has a busy life...
Anne Thompson Inaugural Spirit Award Winner

Anne Thompson Inaugural Spirit Award Winner

Our new member recognition program was launched in June 2021. Called the ‘Spirit Awards’, our newest recognition initiative appreciates the work of our DRA members. Members who exemplify our core values of courage, mateship, endurance, service, tenacity, and respect...

How member photos are vetted

DRA encourages members deployed on operations to take photos of the experience.  Members are advised to send photos to comms@disasterreliefaus.org for official vetting and application of our watermark for uploading to our official Flickr. Yes Here are some guidelines...

Don’t miss out on important DRA emails

We need your assistance! Many of the ‘bulk emails’ sent by DRA such as newsletters and deployment opportunities, can often be blocked or filtered into the spam folder of your personal email providers (especially now that email filters are focusing more...