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What you can give


Discover how your blood can save lives. With three blood donations needed every minute, you could make a difference today.

Why donate blood

If you're here to give blood, we've got options. Over half of your blood is a liquid called plasma, and it's really powerful.

Why donate plasma
Organ and tissue

Right now, seriously ill Australians are out there, waiting for an organ or tissue transplant. See how you can register as a donor today.

How to register

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Thinking about becoming a donor?

Join us. Be the Lifeblood of Australia.

Our blood donors might not look or sound alike, but they all share one thing. Together, they’re the Lifeblood of Australia. Join us.

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Download our app

If life's easier on your mobile phone, download our Donate Blood app. It's fast, efficient and all at your fingertips.

  • Register and set up your account.
  • Book a donation in minutes.
  • Manage your bookings with ease.

Find out how 

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