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Celebrating the ‘little things’ this DonateLife Thank You Day

This Sunday (21 November) is DonateLife Thank You Day – an annual day where we ask all...

Saffron Day – orange was Deyaan’s favourite colour

Saffron Day is...

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Become a community partner in 2022

Applications are now open for up...

108,952 new registrations

Over 100,000 new registrations for DonateLife Week 2021

For DonateLife Week’s 10th birthday, we ran...

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Celebrating a milestone 50-year transplant anniversary

Since 1971, October has been a special month for kidney transplant recipient, Twanny Farrugia. ...

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Listen to the final podcast episode of Let’s Talk Organ and Tissue Donation

“Donating, or planning to do so, is a really positive act and it should get...

Dr. Greame Pollock

Let’s Talk Organ and Tissue Donation podcast: Restoring vision thanks to corneal donation

Thousands of people throughout Australia have had their sight restored thanks to corneal...

DonateLife Week 2021 gets racing

The 10th annual DonateLife Week was launched yesterday, with the Hon Dr David Gillespie MP,...

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Join the Great Registration Race for DonateLife Week: Listen to episode 12 of our podcast

This year, DonateLife celebrates its 10th annual DonateLife Week – a national public awareness...

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Media Release: Sporting codes partner with Government to kick-off The Great Registration Race for DonateLife Week

The Government is announcing more than $3 million in DonateLife Partnerships and community...

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Ready, set, race for DonateLife Week 2021

What do sports stars from the Western Bulldogs (AFL), Melbourne Storm (NRL),...

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‘The wait list journey’: Listen to episode 11 of our podcast

Early last year, Andrew Conway, clinically died in his sleep after...

Organ and tissue donation in Australia

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    Australia leads the world for successful organ and tissue transplants.

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    9 out of 10 families agree to donation if their family member was registered on the Australian organ donor register.

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    1,800 Australians are currently waitlisted for an organ transplant.

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Join us online Saturday, 5 June 3pm for the DonateLife National Service of Remembrance