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Choose Chalk! Eco-friendly Options for White Balloon Day

7 Aug 2017

The humble white balloon has become a symbol of hope for survivors and those whose lives have been impacted by the crime of child sexual assault through Bravehearts’ annual White Balloon Day campaign.   The now iconic white balloon was adopted by Bravehearts following a public demonstration in Belgium in 1996. Over 300,000 people turned […]

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5 Reasons to Host a White Balloon Day Event

1 Aug 2017

White Balloon Day is Australia’s largest annual campaign to raise awareness of the crime of child sexual assault. By hosting a White Balloon Day event, you can play your part in raising awareness and vital funds to protect Aussie kids. Held during Child Protection week, this year White Balloon Day will be held on September […]

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Chalk Art Changing Lives

9 Jun 2017

Bravehearts today announced a national chalk art competition as part of the 2017 White Balloon Day campaign. “Child protection is everybody’s business,” says Hetty Johnston AM, Founder and Executive Chair of Bravehearts. “The chalk art competition is a really accessible way for people of all ages to show their support for Aussie kids.” Adopted by […]

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Up, Up and Away to protect Aussie kids this White Balloon Day!

9 Jun 2017

Child protection organisation Bravehearts is planning Australia’s largest ever Virtual Balloon Race as part of this year’s White Balloon Day. The race, which will virtually launch on 4 September from Parliament House in Canberra, will see computer generated balloons race against each other with the winner being the balloon that travels the furthest from the […]

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White Balloon Day – Bigger and Bolder in 2017

9 Jun 2017

This year’s White Balloon Day on 8 September is set to bigger and better than ever before with exciting new ways for individuals, community groups, businesses, schools as well as the broader community to show their support for Aussie kids. This year’s campaign, which aims to break the silence around the crime of child sexual […]

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Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull urges you all to ‘Take the Challenge’ for White Balloon Day

9 Sep 2016

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All fired up for White Balloon Day

9 Sep 2016

Gold Coast fire fighters are today joining communities from right across Australia and accepting Australia’s biggest child protection challenge, working together to help Bravehearts prevent a crime which affects more than 60,000 children every year. The Surfers Paradise Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) C-Shift Crew are hoping the only flames they need worry about are […]

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