Supporting the fight against Domestic Violence 


Here we post updates on what has been happening lately at Survivor's R Us.

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Big Thankyou to Zonta International

Posted on 11 December, 2018 at 17:30

A huge big thank you to Zonta International as well as Senior Constable Debbie Birmingham, Lake Macquarie City Council, and Scott Parrey, White Ribbon Ambassador for your support. We had a lovely night and thank you so much for our wonderful donation!

From the team @ Survivor’s R Us Incorporated

It's getting close to the end of the year!

Posted on 27 November, 2018 at 19:10

Firstly, we must apologise for our lack of updates on this blog page. Ann-Maria and our lovely volunteers have all been very busy with the day-to-day running of our organisation as well as looking after the many events that we both hold here on site and attend elsewhere.

We will endeavor in future to post more numerous smaller updates about what is happening here at Survivor's R Us along the lines of what we already do on our Facebook page and other social media sites, such as Twitte...

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Thank You For Your Support

Posted on 21 June, 2018 at 0:45

Hello Supporters and Friends

Just wanted to say a BIG THANK YOU for all your wonderful donations of warm winter clothes and blankets.

We recently had a call out on our Facebook page and your response has been amazing and greatly appreciated. These donations of warm winter woolies are given to people and families in desperate need. We still have a few more months of cold chilly weather to go so please spread the word and keep the donations coming.

Our Op Shop has also been v...

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Hooray!!We've Have a New Op Shop

Posted on 10 May, 2018 at 7:50

Hello Friends

A lot has been happening here at our Survivor’s R Us premises in Cardiff! Our wonderful Staff and Volunte...

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Survivor's R Us makes it into the Newcastle Star

Posted on 16 April, 2018 at 1:55

Christmas Entertainment Sale

Posted on 4 December, 2017 at 22:55

As you can see above, we have a variety of DVD's and TV Box Sets on sale, from $1 to $40 for a complete series box set.

We also have plenty of Books, more than will fit on our shelves, starting at $1 each.

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International Men's Day BBQ

Posted on 16 November, 2017 at 21:20

This Friday, we held a BBQ for International Mens Day, which is held on the 19th of November, 2017 (Sunday).

We had a few guest speakers as well:

  • Mick Wilks - Country Music Artist
  • Trevor Jones - On-site Counsellor
  • Mathew Waugh - Ability Links.

And the Federal Member for Shortland, Pat Conroy, stopped by Survivor's R Us to ...

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Baby Fair

Posted on 13 November, 2017 at 22:10

We're having a Baby ... Fair to sell our collection of Infant, Toddler, and baby clothing, furniture, books, prams, strollers, bassinets, beds, and more.

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Warehouse Sale 29/07/2017

Posted on 30 July, 2017 at 21:15

Good morning everyone!

We hope that you all had a fantastic weekend and enjoyed the warmer weather.

A big thank you to all those who helped make our Warehouse Sale on Saturday go so well! And a special thank you to the Bikers Australia Hunter Branch for their support on the day!

Hunter Homeless Connect Donation

Posted on 27 July, 2017 at 1:05

Today I had the pleasure of donating on behalf of Survivor's R Us Incorporated. 200 bags for the Hunter Homeless Connect Day on the 2nd of August. So proud to be able to help in the community.

Friends With Dignity

Posted on 27 July, 2017 at 0:55

Thankyou to our visitors, Lisa and Sue from" target="_blank">Friends with Dignity in Newcastle, we are delighted to be working with you in the future.

Garage/Warehouse Sale

Posted on 27 July, 2017 at 0:05

This Saturday, 29th July, Survivor's R Us is having a Garage Sale.

The event starts at 8am to 1pm, and we're also going to have a Sausage Sizzle / BBQ, with $2 sausages and sandwiches, $1 Soft Drinks and Tea/Coffee will also be available. 

The Warehouse will be open for people to purchase preloved and new items, including books, c...

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Posted on 26 July, 2017 at 22:20

Survivor's R Us is proud to be associated with OzHarvest and their efforts in helping those in need with their Food Rescue program.

As a local charity organisation, we are invested in supporting the local community, and the people at

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Thank you Jade & Madison for your hard work

Posted on 26 July, 2017 at 21:05

The staff at Survivor's R Us Incorporated would like to thank Jade and Madison for their amazing work and dedication to help us make a difference. Jade with her skills in Administration as for Madison who took part in our Arts and Crafts program. They both started here through their Work for the Dole programs but are now volunteering and making a difference.

Appreciation Certificate to help show how much they meant to us and the people they have help...

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Supporting Local Charities

Posted on 24 July, 2017 at 23:30

This Month, we're also helping 2 Local Charity organisations.

First up is Supporting" target="_blank">medical expenses for Hayley through their GoFundMe page, in purchasing a new bed.

You can purchase a Cadbury's Chocolate bar at the front desk to help support Hayley for $1.

In addition, w...

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Wonderful night at Brown Sugar with Zonta International Womans Organisation

Posted on 20 July, 2017 at 20:55

Survivor's R Us Incorporatred was invited to Zonta International Newcastle and Hunter branch meeting they had a French Night it was an amazing night and it is a pleasure to be working with your organisation. Zonta approached us and asked could we store furniture to help set victims up into there homes so we are so happy to be working with Zonta helping people in the community so far we have helped three families, with furniture and with our food and clothing from our warehouse ...

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Posted on 20 July, 2017 at 20:35

On the 5 th of july i got the honor to  guest speak to the wonderful ladies from the West League Club Wednesday Crafting Ladies these amazing ladies donate beautiful Hand made Scarfs, Beaniesand Rugs they have also donated lots of personal care items for our Dignity Bags and many other items these ladies are our blessing.

A huge Big Thank You from Survivor's R Us Incorporated  

Wow a lot has happened at Survivor's R Us Incorporated

Posted on 20 July, 2017 at 20:15

Good Morning Everyone

Just up dating our blog on the 30th june i was invited to a lunch to hear the Hon Mark Dreyfus QC ,MP ,Shadow Attorney General and Sharon Claydon MP speaking  they were discussing about the court system and how our courts in Newcastle are affected by not having a Family court matters judge.

It was an absolute pleasure meeting Mark Dreyfus 

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Biggest Morning Tea 100 raffle

Posted on 30 May, 2017 at 0:25

The winner of our 100's Raffle is Sara well done she was so excited she has never won anythink before and so deserving .:)

Biggest Morning Tea More photos

Posted on 30 May, 2017 at 0:20

Thank you Michael Wilk for MC the day and with your beautiful Wife Lorraine Lynch- Wilks you guys are amazing 

Please everyone look out for this man a recorded Artist /Song Writer Michael produced and sang his song NO MORE which is about Domestic Violence if you haven't herd it please listen to the words its his life in the song .