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Feb 11

Australians urged to take serious steps towards a healthier future

By CARE Australia February 11, 2015 0 comments

New research, released by CARE Australia, has revealed that only seven percent of Australians are walking more than the recommended daily distance for general health and wellbeing. Results of the study, released as part of CARE’s Walk In Her Shoes Challenge, have revealed the average Aussie only walks 3.2 kilometres…

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Feb 3

Chrissie Swan shows she cares on I’m a Celebrity

By CARE Australia February 3, 2015 0 comments

TV and radio personality Chrissie Swan has nominated CARE Australia as her charity partner for Network Ten’s new reality TV show, I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! On her reasons for supporting CARE, Chrissie has said, “In Australia we take for granted the fact that we can go…

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Dec 26

10,000 letters from tsunami survivors delivered at Boxing Day Test

By CARE Australia December 26, 2014 0 comments

CARE Australia and the Australian cricket community have partnered in a moving event to mark 10 years since the Boxing Day tsunami, with 10,000 letters of thanks from tsunami survivors delivered to cricket fans at the Commonwealth Bank Boxing Day Test. The Thanks for Caring Australia campaign kicked off today…

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Jun 26

Australians donate millions to charity to beat tax deadline

By CARE Australia June 26, 2014 0 comments

With June 30 just a few days away, Australians are expected to donate millions in the coming days ahead of the End of Financial Year tax deadline. Australian Tax Office statistics show that more than 4.5 million Australians donating and claiming more than $2.24 billion as tax-deductible donations in 2012.

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May 22

Australia’s commitment to women’s economic empowerment a positive step

By CARE Australia May 22, 2014 0 comments

International aid organisation CARE Australia has welcomed the Government’s commitment to women and girls’ empowerment in the Australian aid program, following the announcement of a new initiative to strengthen women’s trade opportunities in Asia-Pacific. Australia’s Ambassador for Women and Girls, Natasha Stott Despoja today announced the initiative – which will…

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May 6

Help a pregnant mum in Papua New Guinea this Sunday

By CARE Australia May 6, 2014 0 comments

As families across Australia prepare to celebrate Mother’s Day this weekend, CARE Australia is calling on sons and daughters across the country to give their mums a CAREgift ( that will help save the lives of expectant mums in Papua New Guinea (PNG). Every day in PNG an estimated…

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