Lifeline Gippsland News & Events

RU OK? Day Events Coordinator position

July 4, 2018 About us Lifeline Gippsland (LLG) is a not-for-profit organisation that provides a range of community programs to the Gippsland community. LLG provides a range of services to the community including the National 24-hour Telephone Crisis Support Service 13 11 14, as well as suicide prevention and mental health awareness programs and training. About you You...
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May Book Fair

April 10, 2018 YES! It’s almost here! Lifeline Gippsland’s massive BOOK FAIR on the 3rd & 4th of MAY ! But, we need your help. In order to make this a stand-out event, we are asking for donations of books and any book-related items you may no longer need such as: reading lamps reading chairs bookmarks (the quirkier...
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May Plant Sale

April 9, 2018 Drop in, chat to our friendly volunteers, check out what’s on offer and grab a bargain! May 17th & 18th will play host to the first of our two 2018 Plant Sales and as always there will be an absolute variety of natives, annuals, orchids, roses, perennials, shrubs, trees and bulbs. A good range of ornaments...
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Be part of our 2nd Annual Golf Day!

April 5, 2018 Bigger and better and here before you know it! Golfer or non-golfer, Lifeline Gippsland’s annual Golf Day, which will take place on the 20th of April 2018, is for EVERYONE. As was the case at last year’s event, there will be sponsorship opportunities available, welcome packs on the day and a BBQ lunch. This event will...
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Our new fence is here!

January 24, 2018 Having been erected a day prior to our 2017 office closure, it has already had a  considerable effect in minimising the theft of donations from our donation bins over the Christmas closure period and completely stopped the dumping of rubbish in the area. This in turn has saved Lifeline Gippsland the time, effort and money...
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March 16th Tin Shake

January 24, 2018 March 16th will see Lifeline Gippsland volunteers arming themselves with donation tins and taking to the Breed Street intersection in Traralgon with hopes of collecting funds for Lifeline’s Telephone Crisis Support Service 13 11 14. Each call for help to Lifeline costs the organisation $26. A telephone crisis supporter on a 4-hour shift will take around 12...
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Recent AGM and new Chair

December 8, 2017 Following the AGM on Thursday 16th November, a new Chair was elected to the Board of Management. Matt Vella has been on the Board since 2014 and is passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of the Gippsland community. A big thank you to Laurie Paton who was the Chair for 3 years and on...
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240L Wheelie Bins looking for a good home

December 8, 2017 Hosting a Lifeline Gippsland wheelie bin for a month or so from the safety of your workplace is the best way to ensure your pre-loved items make their way on to new owners and it’s the best way to guarantee that funds raised from the sale of your donated goods are put to work supporting...
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Nov 17th Tin Shake – Outcome

December 8, 2017 Lifeline Gippsland ran a highway collection on Friday 17th November in Traralgon. It was a great success despite having to pull the pin early due to inclement weather. We were able to raise $3,200 in the few hours we were collecting! Thank you to all of our volunteers and supporters that came out to help...
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Meet our new interim CEO, Antoinette Mitchell

December 8, 2017 Recruitment is well underway to find a new CEO to manage Lifeline Gippsland. The Board are pleased to announce interim CEO Antoinette Mitchell while they continue to recruit to the permanent CEO position. Antoinette came on board with Lifeline Gippsland on the 27th November and has a strong background in health and community support working...
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