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Long-term effectiveness
TEAR Australia was founded in 1971. We have a long track-record of good development that has lasting benefits.
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TEAR is fully accredited by the Australian Government, audited by registered company auditors, and a signatory to the ACFID Code of Conduct.
Supporting local partners
TEAR supports the grassroots development initiatives of more than 130 local partners.

Towards a More Just Australia

Towards a More Just Australia




Originally created to celebrate NAIDOC week, this image represents our desire to celebrate culture, amplify voices and seek healing in Australia.

This gift supports TEAR's partnership with our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander brothers and sisters in the work of Indigenous justice, community development, advocacy and reconciliation.

Original artwork by Safina Stewart, Mabuiag Island and Wuthathi Country, created for TEAR's 2017 NAIDOC week series.

How your gift helps

Working alongside our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander brothers and sisters, TEAR seeks to:

  • Support the training of entrepreneurs and community workers
  • Build the capacity of Aboriginal organisations
  • Amplify the voices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
  • Provide ways of bringing Indigenous and non-Indigenous people together through education and advocacy.