The Helpful Australia Red Cross

Since 1914

The History of The Australian Red Cross

The Australian Red Cross began in 1914 and is still continuing now formed when the World War began. The Australian Red Cross had helped many wars like the World War 1 and 2 and also the Korean War. The Australian Red Cross also helps sickness and natural disasters. The Australian Red Cross is proud of their 100 years of helping people in danger. The Red Cross also helped the conflict in Ukraine.

Do you think they are doing a good job?

You are in your house and then suddenley a burst of flame went off and you call the fire brigade and you go to the other room to help your child to safety. You crouch down to not inhale the smoke in the only place in the house. You scream out lound and then you can hear a faint sound of Beeping! Your hopes don't disappear as you hear the sizzling of fire destroying the timber. You are safe and there you see volunteers wearing a red cross! They also help people to have safe water without doing hard work and call people daily in rural areas who are at risk of an accident or illness that may go unnoticed.

Red Cross help poeple that are in danger typhoon

The Ebola Outbreak 2014 and the Typhoon Haiyan

More than 5000 people have perished from the deadly disease and there has been over 9000 cases which is a lot. Red Cross volutunteer have buried 3000 bodies perished from Ebola. There is no exact cure for the disease but you can have a 48% of serving if using the correct cure. The Typhoon Haiyan is a tropical cyclone in the Philippine which was one of the most dangerous ones. A unbelievable 6300 people dead which is a lot. Red Cross help the people by assisting people to build stronger homes. Some Red Cross volunteers are killed when they help the world!