NEWS AND EVENTS

BRETHREN CHARITY TO PROVIDE FOOD BOXES TO TASSIE FAMILIES IN NEED

Brethren charity, the Rapid Relief Team (RRT), is partnering up with councils and crisis organisations across North-West Tasmania to deliver hundreds of donated Food Boxes to vulnerable families.  These people in crisis include those who may need to self-quarantine,...

It might be time for small business to spend!

There is not a small business in Australia who hasn’t in some way or another been affected by Covid-19. Revenue have been hit, cashflow has been hit and ultimately confidence has been hit. There have been dramatic and quick changes to customer bases, rules and...

VOLUNTEERS DELIVER FOOD BOXES TO FAMILIES IN CENTRAL QLD

Volunteer Leader Lester Sharples from the Rapid Relief Team (RRT) joined ABC Capricornia to discuss what the RRT has been up to in Central Queensland, Southern Queensland and Cairns. Over the past few weeks, Food Boxes to nearly ten families have been hand-delivered...

RRT DELIVERING FOOD BOXES TO FAMILIES IN NSW CENTRAL WEST

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) have commenced delivery of food boxes to vulnerable people including those in quarantine and those suffering from domestic violence in the Central West region of NSW. As announced last week, the RRT partnered up with the NSW Government to...

BRETHREN CHARITY TO PROVIDE FOOD BOXES TO NSW QUARANTINE FAMILIES

Brethren charity, the Rapid Relief Team (RRT), has partnered up with the NSW Government to deliver thousands of donated food boxes to families in COVID-19 self-quarantine.  The NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro and...

UK ROYAL FAMILY ACKNOWLEDGES WORK OF THE RRT!

Hailing back to our roots as a church, it’s always a pleasure to connect with our friends in the UK, most recently with the Royal Family giving a shout out to the charitable efforts of the Rapid Relief Team here in Australia. Made up of volunteers from the Plymouth...

OPERATION DROUGHT RELIEF DELIVERS LIVESTOCK PELLETS TO DROUGHT AFFECTED BOURKE AND WALGETT

Joined by the Deputy Premier and Minister for Disaster Recovery John Barilaro, the Rapid Relief Team (RRT) has delivered hope and a helping hand to 297 drought-affected farmers in the Bourke and Walgett regions, as part of Operation...

ARE YOU A BUSINESS OWNER?

Are you a business owner looking for ways to reduce your tax bill? Did you know the instant asset write-off threshold has increased to $150,000 and has been extended by the Federal government to include a further 3.5 million businesses? The instant asset write-off...
BACK TO (ONESCHOOL GLOBAL) SCHOOL TOP TIPS

BACK TO (ONESCHOOL GLOBAL) SCHOOL TOP TIPS

It’s officially back to school for our students in the southern hemisphere! So, with lunches packed, new school uniforms purchased, and workbooks laminated, we wanted to take a moment to wish all our students, teachers and parents in the OneSchool Global community all...

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OPERATION FIRE RELIEF HITS NORTHERN NSW

OPERATION FIRE RELIEF HITS NORTHERN NSW

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) has spent a week visiting northern NSW towns and gifting 188 donated $1,000 cash cards to families who were impacted by the bushfires that tore through the regions late last year. Part of RRT’s $1 million Operation Fire Relief, the...

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RRT PROVIDING ESSENTIALS TO THOSE IMPACTED BY BUSHFIRES

RRT PROVIDING ESSENTIALS TO THOSE IMPACTED BY BUSHFIRES

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) is encouraging families who have lost their homes in the recent devastating bushfires to register to receive a $1,000 cash card and a complimentary RRT Family Food Box. RRT has committed one million dollars to its Operation Fire Relief...

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Tauranga volunteers rally around growing homeless community

1 News in New Zealand have published a story about the Rapid Relief Team's work in Tauranga to help the homeless community. The Plymouth Brethren Christian Church established the RRT in 2013 to express the Church’s principles of care and compassion. The RRT is staffed...

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RRT VOLUNTEERS DELIVER WATER AND FOOD TO WA FIREFIGHTERS

RRT VOLUNTEERS DELIVER WATER AND FOOD TO WA FIREFIGHTERS

Rapid Relief Team (RRT) volunteers have lent a helping hand to WA firefighters trying to contain a bushfire raging in the Stirling Ranges, south-east of Perth over the weekend. RRT’s 32,000-litre water tanker filled a squadron of four fixed-wing water bombers that...

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EXCLUSIVE: PLYMOUTH BRETHREN ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS

EXCLUSIVE: PLYMOUTH BRETHREN ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS

We thought we'd take the time to answer some common questions and correct some of the misleading information out there:   Why are you named the “Plymouth Brethren Christian Church”? In the early nineteenth century in England, many men and women were becoming...

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