Democrats Abroad Australia (DAAU) is the official country committee for US Democrats living in Australia. Membership is available only to US citizens. Joining Democrats Abroad will enable you to have a say in the future of our Party right from Australia.

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Meet our local chapters, join our caucuses, work for our advocacy teams!

Vote From Australia

Register to vote, request a ballot, check your voter status, send your ballot to the polls from Australia.

Become a Voter Assistance Volunteer

Help Americans abroad to get a ballot and cast their vote.  Training provided!

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Country EVENTS

July 12, 2024 through September 30, 2024 - 12:00 AM Time (virtual)

SUMMER OF ACTION Project 2025 TOOLKIT

Women for Biden/Harris present the SUMMER OF ACTION Project 2025 TOOLKIT   What is Project...
July 12, 2024 through September 30, 2024 - 12:00 AM Time (virtual)

SUMMER OF ACTION Reproductive Freedom TOOLKIT

Women for Biden/Harris present the SUMMER OF ACTION Reproductive Freedom TOOLKIT   Reproductive Freedom Reproductive...
July 16, 2024 - 06:00 PM Sydney Time Aurora Rooftop Hotel (across from Central Station) in Surry Hills, Australia

DAA Sydney Local Chapter July Meetup

July 27, 2024 - 03:00 PM Sydney Time (virtual)

July Virtual Meetup

Can't make it to our in-person meetups? This is the perfect opportunity for you! Democrats...
August 07, 2024 - 05:30 PM Brisbane Time Pig 'N' Whistle Riverside in Brisbane, Australia (hybrid)

DAA Queensland Chapter - Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Notice of Annual General Meeting (AGM) Democrats Abroad Australia Queensland Chapter   Notice is hereby...
August 07, 2024 - 06:30 PM Brisbane Time in Brisbane, Australia

DA Australia Queensland Chapter Monthly Meetup

  Join us monthly as we count down to the 2024 US Presidential Election! These...
September 04, 2024 - 05:30 PM Brisbane Time Pig 'N' Whistle Riverside in Brisbane, Australia

DA Australia Queensland Chapter Monthly Meetup

  Join us monthly as we count down to the 2024 US Presidential Election! These...
September 08, 2024 - 10:00 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (virtual)

GWC Books Abroad September Meeting

Join “Books Abroad” for a discussion of Lives of Girls and Women by Alice Munro....

Country NEWS AND UPDATES

June 25, 2024

Interested in an Internship in Costa Rica looking after toucans and sloths?

Democrats Abroad held its quadrennial Global Convention and Annual General Meeting in San Jose, Costa Rica this year.  Prior to commencing work on the business of DA, a number of......
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April 16, 2024

Voter Assistance Zoom Rooms open every Sunday 5-6pm AEST - PERSONAL voting assistance

The Asia Pacific voter assistance team is taking a hiatus from Sunday night Zoom voter assistance for the month of July.  We'll be back on Sunday August 4th, 3am USET.  Voters......
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April 02, 2024

DA Australia April 2024 Newsletter

For the very first time from the new leadership team, welcome to DA Australia’s April 2024 Newsletter.  Here’s what’s going on!   DA AUSTRALIA 2024 AGM: NEWLY ELECTED COUNTRY COMMITTEE......
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March 28, 2024

Your Voice Matters - Shape the 2024 DA Platform

At a time when democracy faces  unprecedented challenges, Democrats Abroad (DA) must reflect the  diverse voices and priorities of all its members. We invite  you to actively shape the 2024......
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March 28, 2024

New Leaders of DA Australia for 2024

On March 23 DA Australia elected a new team of leaders for the critical 2024 election period.  They will hold office for the next 12 months and lead our work......
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March 23, 2024

DA AUSTRALIA ELECTS A NEW NATIONAL LEADERSHIP TEAM

Thanks to all who participated in the DA Australia elections to select a new national leadership team for this critical election year.   Congratulations to these new DA Australia leaders who......
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March 03, 2024

Are You Registered to Vote in 2024? Are You Sure??

  MAGA is stripping voter rolls.  See here for reporting.  Don't take any chances! There's no time like the present to get your ballot request in to your local election......
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February 22, 2024

DA Australia 2024 National Officer Elections

Democrats Abroad Australia will hold its 2024 Annual General Meeting on Saturday March 23, 2024 at 12 noon AEST on Zoom.  Elections will be held to fill several national officer......
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Country LEADERSHIP

Jasper Lee

DA Australia Chair
tara hardiman

DA Australia Vice Chair
Susan Mackenzie

DA Australia Secretary
Paul LaFreniere

DA Australia Treasurer
Amy Saha

DPCA Voting Representative, DA Australia
Elizabeth Cage

DPCA Voting Representative, DA Australia
Michael Ramos

DA Australia (Victoria) and DPCA Voting Representative; DA Veterans and Military Families Caucus; DA Hispanic Caucus; DNC Labor Council; Voting Assistance Trainer (VAT) Certified by DA. Train the Trainer (T3) Certified by the DNC.
Kent Getsinger

DPCA Representative, DA Australia