Emirates Stakes Day Luncheon | Gold Coast Fundraising Event 1

Join us for SLDO’s major Gold Coast fundraising event on Saturday 5th November 2016. Raising funds for Save Lives Donate Organs financial lifeline for patients in need. Held on the final race day of Melbourne Spring Carnival, at the Gold Coast Turf Club.

Gold Coast fundraising event

Tom Jackson

Everyday Heroes

Many people will remember Tom Jackson as the brave man who died trying to save Mia Ayliffe-Chung from a frenzied knife attack in a Townsville backpacker’s. While Tom may not have been able to save Mia, his decision to donate his organs will save up to eight lives. In Australia, at least one person dies each week […]


SLDO Members

Launch of SLDO|Assist

On Saturday 16th April 2016 SLDO introduced to the community their newest and latest initiative: SLDO|Assist.  This program is designed to provide financial assistance to hospital patients currently awaiting an organ transplant or in the process of being treated for a disease which will require an organ transplant who are also struggling financially. Grants will be […]


Save Lives Donate Organs

Winter Warming: Round #1 and #2

As the cold snap hit the city this week, the team at Save Lives Donate Organs began spreading some much needed warmth around the wards of Robina Hospital and the Gold Coast University Hospital, handing out our Winter Warmer Packs to renal dialysis patients. After months of work and effort putting these packs together with the help […]


Winter to be warmer for Gold Coast patients

It’s the first day of winter, and – just in time – SLDO’s Winter Warmer initiative is now underway. With the help of the generous staff at Minter Ellison Lawyers at Varsity Lakes, the packs are loaded up with warming goodies and ready to be distributed to Gold Coast dialysis patients this week. A huge thanks […]


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Gold Coast Generosity Warms for Winter

In recent weeks, the generosity of the local Gold Coast business community has simply blown us away at SLDO. We have been reaching out to businesses to donate or discount items for our Winter Warmer Packs, and have had an incredible response. These packs will be distributed to dialysis patients at the Robina Hospital and Gold […]


Winter Warmer Packs for Dialysis Patients

People on the Gold Coast may not think that winter gets particularly cold, but for patients on dialysis, it is a different story. They can feel extra cold even during summer. So the team at SLDO are putting together over 100 Winter Warmer Packs in our spare time to spread some warmth across the ward these winter months for […]

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SLDO thanks the Gold Coast


A massive thanks to the Gold Coast community and everyone who supported the launch of Save Lives Donate Organs in 2014. With the money raised, we were able to reach thousands of Gold Coast teenagers with our life saving message around organ donation, through our school talks with inspirational teenager Coen Ashton. Check out the video – thanks to Glen Murray for your awesome work.