Air Force Association Victoria

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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.

Event details

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.


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