Blood van coming to Echuca

By Ivy Jensen

BLOOD donors are being reminded the mobile donor centre will be in Echuca next month.

There are still appointments available for this visit from October 14-29, with the Australian Red Cross Blood Service van parked at the High St car park.

You can check out its hours by going to

To make an appointment, call 131 495 or visit for information.

One in three Australians will need blood or a blood product in their lifetime, but only one in 30 donates.