Mates of CRANAplus

Becom­ing a Mate’ of CRANAplus is a unique mem­ber­ship cat­e­go­ry, to for­mal­ly acknowl­edge the links between CRANAplus and your organ­i­sa­tion, busi­ness or consultancy.

It describes a rela­tion­ship of mutu­al ben­e­fit between enti­ties who sup­port the behav­iours, val­ues and activ­i­ties of the other.

Mates of CRANAplus receive the fol­low­ing benefits:

Rais­ing your organ­i­sa­tion­al pro­file through access to wide net­works with­in the indus­try by; 

  • Your logo dis­played as a sup­port­er of CRANAplus on a des­ig­nat­ed page of the CRANAplus Website 
  • Your logo dis­played as a sup­port­er of CRANAplus and remote & Iso­lat­ed Health in the CRANAplus quar­ter­ly Mag­a­zine (cir­cu­la­tion 15000
  • Your organ­i­sa­tion pro­mot­ed through our e‑newsletter the CRANA­pulse reach­ing over 8000 indi­vid­u­als, cor­po­rate mem­bers and stake­hold­ers each week 

Acknowl­edge­ment of your Mates’ status ; 

  • Your organ­i­sa­tion will receive an embossed Cer­tifi­cate of Mateship
  • Con­di­tion­al use of the spe­cial Mates of CRANAplus’ logo to dis­play your sup­port for the remote & iso­lat­ed health industry 
  • Copies of the CRANAplus Mag­a­zine

Addi­tion­al­ly, Mates of CRANAplus may nego­ti­ate the fol­low­ing arrange­ment:

  • Reduced rates for Adver­tis­ing to our niche mem­ber­ship, stake­hold­ers and broad­er remote and iso­lat­ed health industry 
  • Reduced rates on trade dis­plays and adver­tis­ing through the annu­al CRANAplus conference 
  • Access to pro­fes­sion­al devel­op­ment opportunities 
  • Access to mentoring 
  • Con­sul­tan­cy; on remote and iso­lat­ed health, edu­ca­tion, gov­er­nance and management 
  • Brand­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties (e.g. finan­cial spon­sor­ing of CRANAplus train­ing equip­ment, schol­ar­ships and grants) 
  • Brand­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties through In-kind sponsorship 

* Mates of CRANAplus;

  • do not have any indi­vid­ual mem­ber­ship rights
  • are not eli­gi­ble to nom­i­nate for the Board of Direc­tors or vote. 
  • Staff of organ­i­sa­tions that are Mates of CRANAplus do not have access to cor­po­rate mem­ber­ship rates’.

To become a Mate“ , fees are depen­dent on a num­ber of fac­tors, includ­ing NFP sta­tus, exist­ing in-kind rela­tion­ships and the char­ac­ter­is­tics of your Business.

To dis­cuss fur­ther about becom­ing a Mate of CRANAplus, please con­tact the Man­ag­er of Com­mu­ni­ca­tions and Mar­ket­ing to dis­cuss on 08 8408 8200.

Our Mates Members

  1. Health Workforce Queensland

    Health Workforce Queensland is a not-for-profit Rural Workforce Agency focused on making sure remote, rural and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities have access to highly skilled health professionals when and where they need them, now and into the future.

    07 3105 7800

  2. National Rural Health Student Network (NRHSN)

    The National Rural Health Student Network (NRHSN) represents the future of rural health in Australia. It has more than 9,000 members who belong to 28 university Rural Health Clubs from all states and territories. It is Australia’s only multi-disciplinary student health network, bringing together people studying medicine, nursing and allied health, encouraging them to pursue rural health careers.


  3. Country Women’s Association of Australia (CWAA)

    The Country Women’s Association of Australia (CWAA) advances the rights and equity of women, families and communities through advocacy and empowerment, especially for those living in regional, rural and remote Australia.

  4. The Australasian College of Health Service Management

    The Australasian College of Health Service Management (‘The College’) is the peak professional body for health managers in Australasia and brings together health leaders to learn, network and share ideas.

    02 8753 5100

  5. The Lowitja Institute

    The Lowitja Institute is Australia’s national institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health research. We are an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisation working for the health and wellbeing of Australia's First Peoples through high impact quality research, knowledge translation, and by supporting a new generation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health researchers.

    03 8341 5555

  6. AMRRIC (Animal Management in Rural and Remote Indigenous Communities)

    AMRRIC (Animal Management in Rural and Remote Indigenous Communities) is a national not-for-profit charity that uses a One Health approach to coordinate veterinary and education programs in Indigenous communities. Our One Health approach recognises the inextricable links between human, animal and environmental health and wellbeing. By working with remote Indigenous communities to improve the health of their pets, we are helping to create healthier, safer and happier communities.

    08 8948 1768

  7. Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet

    The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet is an innovative Internet resource that aims to inform practice and policy in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health by making research and other knowledge readily accessible. In this way, we contribute to 'closing the gap' in health between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians. The HealthInfoNet is headed up by Professor Neil Drew.

    (08) 9370 6336

  8. Central Australian Rural Practitioners Association (CARPA)

    The Central Australian Rural Practitioners Association (CARPA) supports primary health care in remote Indigenous Australia. We develop resources, support education and professional development. We also contribute to the governance of the Remote Primary Health Care Manuals suite.

  9. Heart Support Australia

    Heart Support Australia is the national not-for-profit heart patient support organisation. Through peer support, information and encouragement we help Australians affected by heart conditions achieve excellent health outcomes.

    02 6253 0097

  10. HESTA

    HESTA is the industry super fund dedicated to health and community services. Since 1987, HESTA has grown to become the largest super fund dedicated to this industry.

    1800 813 327

  11. The Nurses’ Memorial Foundation of South Australia Limited.

    Originally the Royal British Nurses Association (SA Branch from 1901), promotes Nurse Practice, education and wellbeing of Nurses in adversity. It provides AWARDS in recognition of scholastic achievements, GRANTS for nursing research, SCHOLARSHIPS for advancing nursing practice and education, and FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE in times of illness and adversity. For more information go to our website.

  12. National Centre for Farmer Health

    ‘The National Centre for Farmer Health (NCFH) is a partnership between Western District Health Service and Deakin University and is based in Hamilton, Western Victoria. Established in 2008, the Centre encompasses university research, service delivery and education that provides leadership in improving the health, wellbeing and safety of farm men and women, their families and rural communities across Australia and globally.

    03 5551 8533