16 Jul

Prime7 News Central West July 5 · As the drought worsens, more local farmers are reaching a state of crisis with water, feed and money quickly running out.

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11 Jul


MESSAGE FROM BRIAN EGAN – FOUNDER OF AUSSIE HELPERS 10 JULY 2018 >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I am happy to announce a new growth plan for our beloved Aussie Helpers Charity, which my wife Nerida and I founded over 16 years ago. As of the 2nd of July 2018 a new CEO of Aussie Helpers has been appointed, Samantha Price. Sam has been with Aussie Helpers since it’s conception in 2002 on and off over the years, but Sam has been working full time for the past five...

28 Jun

Bill Knaggs Real Estate Supporting Aussie Farmers

Bill Knaggs Real Estate’s Fingal Bay NSW, fantastic support for our Aussie Farmers. • For every holiday booking made, $5.00 of this will be donated to Aussie Helpers   Over the last financial year they have had over 400 bookings. • check out their  website : • Or head over and like their Facebook page: ...

08 Jun

Aussie Helpers Virtual Psychologist given $1m for innovative SMS psychological access

Aussie Helpers Virtual Psychologist given $1m for innovative SMS psychological access. Queensland Country Life-Sally Cripps @sallyQCL 6 Jun 2018, 5 a.m. Faced with a suicide rate twice as high in rural Australia as other parts of the country, governments have long grappled with the challenge of how best to deliver psychological counselling services in country areas. Photo – Sally Cripps. After a concerted effort over a number of months, and in the face of increasing desperation by landholders facing relentless drought, the federal government has...

27 Mar

Aussie Helpers Resue Mission Scone NSW

March 13 2018 – 5:47PM The heart-wrenching moment charity ‘Aussie Helpers’ delivers supplies to Upper Hunter farmers on the brink Written by :Caitlin Reid YESTERDAY Upper Hunter farmer Paul Metcalf had nearly lost all hope. With little feed left on his Gundy property “Belah”, he was loading his last 40 head of cattle to be sent off to sale when he received an unexpected call. “They were in the yard ready to go,” an emotional Mr Metcalf recalled. “Then I picked up the phone and they...

29 Jan

Requests for assistance mounting in Aussie Helpers office -Queensland Country Life 25/01/2018

Requests for assistance mounting in Aussie Helpers office. Sally Cripps @sallyQCL 25 Jan 2018, 8 a.m.               The need to keep feeding weaners such as this one at Barcaldine have been behind the requests for help overwhelming the Aussie Helpers hotline. Photo supplied. It’s not only drought-stricken Cunnamulla that will be feeling the helping hand of fellow Aussies reaching out with a hay drive on Australia Day – rural charity, Aussie Helpers, is preparing for a hay relief effort in the state’s central west. Centred around Barcaldine...

01 Dec

MEDIA: 28/11/17 Alan Jones Interview with Brian Egan (co-founder of Aussie Helpers) VIDEO

Alan Jones and Peta Credlin talk with Brian Egan of Aussie Helpers about the plight of farmers more than 6 years living with drought, and the toll it is taking on their livestock and their families.       IMAGES SUPPLIED BY AUSSIE HELPERS (c) 2017 SOURCE OF AUDIO: ...

16 Nov

Man Bequeaths $3 million House in Russell Lea to Five Charities- Aussie Helpers is one of them

THE MYSTERY donor bought the house 30 years ago for just $185,000. When he died he made an extraordinary decision. A MYSTERY donor with a fondness for dogs has left his waterfront property valued at $3 million to five lucky charities. The former engineer bequeathed his Russell Lea home of nearly 30 years as he had no immediate family, except for one distant relative. While the name of one charity set to be a beneficiary of the sale, Aussie Helpers, can be revealed,...