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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Get Involved!

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

February 28, 2024 - 03:00 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Zoom (Online Webinar) in Washington, DC

(FREE) How to Pass Residency Based Taxation

Want to know more about Democrats Abroad tax advocacy work and what you can do...
February 28, 2024 - 10:00 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada) ON ZOOM

Considering Urban Trees

Welcome to the ECCC’s January Climate Café, Feb. 28, 2024, at 10:00 am ET/4:00 pm...
March 06, 2024 - 05:30 PM Brisbane Time Pig N' Whistle in Brisbane, Australia

DAA Queensland Local Chapter Meet Up - Pig N Whistle,...

Join fellow Democrats in Brisbane at the Pig N Whistle for this monthly meet up...
March 09, 2024 - 10:00 AM Melbourne Time Clocks at Flinders Street Station in Melbourne, Australia

THE GLOBAL PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY is coming TO MELBOURNE!!! Sat 9...

  The Democrats Abroad Global Presidential Primary is coming to Australia!!  Click here for everything...
March 09, 2024 - 10:00 AM Sydney Time National Center for Indigenous Excellence in Redfern, Australia

DA Australia GPP Ballot Assistance Event and BBQ

Join us for a BBQ and to cast your ballot in the Democrats Abroad 2024...
March 23, 2024 - 01:00 PM Sydney Time (virtual)

2024 DA Australia Annual Meeting - elections for Leadership Positions...

Democrats Abroad Australia will hold its 2024 Annual General Meeting on Saturday March 23, 2024...
March 24, 2024 - 04:00 PM Paris Time virtual event

Inside the Second Wave of Feminism

Inside the Second Wave of Feminism: Boston Female Liberation, 1968-1972 an Account by Participants   We talk...
December 31, 2024 - 10:59 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Zoom (Online Webinar) in Washington, DC

(RECORDING) Retirement & Taxes For Americans Abroad 2024

THIS EVENT HAS PASSED. SCROLL DOWN TO DONATE $7.50 FOR THE RECORDING. Feeling lost or...

Country NEWS AND UPDATES

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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February 06, 2024

Kitchen Table Talks - Have Your Say on the DA 2024 Platform

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT There was not a critical mass of DA Australia members interested in participating in Zoom Kitchen Table Talks this year.  (See below.) Those interested in participating in Kitchen......
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January 31, 2024

DA Australia February 2024 Newsletter

Welcome to the Democrats Abroad Australia Newsletter for February 2024.  Here’s what’s happening! DA AUSTRALIA IS LOOKING FOR LEADERS  Democrats Abroad Australia will be electing officers to join a team......
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January 30, 2024

Democrats Abroad Global Tax Webinars - weekly through February!

On Wednesdays throughout the month of February Democrats Abroad will continue its weekly Tax Webinar Series!  Some take place at times that work for Australia's time zones; some do not. ......
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January 25, 2024

Shout out to NY Voters - Support Electronic Ballot Return in NY

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January 23, 2024

2024 U.S. Expats Financial Conference - online 6-8 Feb

  From February 6th-8th 2024, US expat financial experts from around the world are coming together for a free-to-attend online conference to share their expertise, perspectives and experience, specifically for......
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January 21, 2024

California Voters Abroad - meet the Dem Party Candidates for U.S. Senate

The Dems Abroad California State Team have organised an online event for California voters abroad to meet the Dem Party candidates running for the U.S. Senate in CA.  It takes......
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January 20, 2024

DA Australian January 2024 Newsletter

Welcome to 2024, a year that will feature an election for the ages!  DA Australia is already working to find Americans living in Australia and register them to vote and......
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Country LEADERSHIP

Kent Getsinger

DPCA Representative, DA Australia
Carmelan Polce

DPCA 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.
Marla Minow

DPCA Representative, DA Australia
Laura Myers

DPCA Representative, DA Australia
Chris Pedersen

DA Australia Chair
Elizabeth Cage

DA Australia Secretary
Paul LaFreniere

DA Australia Treasurer