Orange Sky Laundry helping Canberrans for a year

A world-first free mobile laundry service for the homeless has now been operating in Canberra for a year.

Thanks to the dedication of many volunteers, Orange Sky Laundry provides people experiencing homelessness with the opportunity to clean their clothes as well as a friendly chat.

The ACT Government has recently committed $50,000 to support the service. To donate, volunteer or learn more go to

Image: Volunteers Hilary Thomson and Neil Stafford operating the mobile laundry near the Canberra City Uniting Church Early Morning Centre.