For Media



This section of the website provides quick links to NBA Media Releases and other content currently topical in the industry and relevant to journalists. This section will change on a regular basis to ensure journalists have the most up-to-date information on changes in the blood sector. To return to this page click on the For Media button available at the bottom of any page on this site.

Media Releases

21 March 2014

18 March 2013

17 September 2012

10 August 2012

8 August 2012

19 October 2011

6 June 2011

Quick links to the latest information for media

  • About Blood - an overview of blood and how it is divided in to several products
  • Safety of Blood Products - what procedures are in place to ensure blood and blood products are safe for Australians
  • Patient Blood Management - info on the latest guidelines to support clinicians in managing and preserving a patients’ own blood to reduce or avoid the need for a blood transfusion
  • About NBA - who we are and what we do
  • Public Consultation - information on current and planned public consultations being undertaken by the National Blood Authority.

Media Enquiries

For all media enquiries contact:

  • Email: media [at] (subject: Media%20Enquiries)
  • Call: 02 6151 5000