07 July 2020

Applications are now open for Round 5 of the National Blood Sector Research and Development Program.

06 July 2020

This successful event well and truly achieved our initial vision of bringing together the global transfusion community in the current environment for a free 2-day virtual conference.

Featuring 8 international speakers and Australia’s own leading transfusion experts, we had 1,563 registrations from more than 30 countries around the world.

If you were unable to attend the conference or missed any presentations, the bulk of the recordings can now be found here.


12 May 2020

The Blood Book: Australian Blood Administration Handbook replaces the much-loved Flippin’ Blood which was a collaboration between the Blood Service, BloodSafe and SA Health.

06 May 2020

Lifeblood has announced it will start collecting convalescent plasma for the first time. We have been in discussions with governments about how we could quickly assist in any clinical trials...

30 April 2020

We have assessed the blood safety risk from SARS-CoV2 as low and expect it to remain low.