Donate Blood at Government House and Help The Red Cross
Help the Red Cross - Donate Blood at Government House, 30-31 August
The Australian branch of the Red Cross Society was officially formed at a meeting at Government House on 13 August 1914, and the Government House Ballroom was used as a Red Cross depot during World War One.
Government House will continue its historic link with the Australian Red Cross with a special event that will see its Ballroom transformed into a temporary blood donor centre this August.
Date: Thursday 30th & Friday 31st August, 2018
Time: 9.00 am to 3.30 pm
Location: Government House Ballroom, Government House Drive (accessed from St Kilda Road)
How to Book:
To book your appointment to donate at this special location:
- Call 13 14 95and request Government House Ballroom
You can also read more about the history of the Australian Red Cross here.