Personnel turned out in droves to support Lifeblood during a visit by the Mobile Donor Centre to RAAF Base Edinburgh.
The 2021 Defence Blood Challenge was officially launched in Canberra this week, and will run until December 8.
Defence contractor Adrian Marshall knows more than most the value of donating blood.
More soldiers rolled up their sleeves to give blood in 2020 than any other Red Cross Lifeblood team.
The number of blood donations from pilots at No. 2 Flying Training School has taken off thanks to a break in flying commitments.
Air Force Band members are rolling up their sleeves for the Defence Blood Challenge.
One airman overcame injury and a fear of needles to donate in the Defence Blood Challenge.
Defence is aiming to donate blood or plasma more than 9000 times for the Defence Blood Challenge.