January 7, 2020

Victorian Bushfires: How You Can Support

The Victorian Bushfires have had a devastating impact on communities, wildlife and the environment. Here are a few ways you can show your support to those in need:

  1. Attend fundraisers for First Nations communities organised by DRMGNOW on Tuesday 7 January or Wednesday 8 January.
  2. Donate food and groceries to Foodbank Victoria in Yarraville. Click here to find out more.
  3. Donate to Local Organisations and Appeals:
    Country Fire Service Victoria
    Victorian Bushfire Appeal
    Foodbank Victoria
    Wildlife Victoria 
  4. Offer Emergency Accomodation by:
  • Emailing East Gippsland council at feedback@egipps.vic.gov.au. Include your location, number of bedrooms and facilities as well as your contact details.
  • Listing your property on Airbnb under Open Homes
  • Listing your spare bed on Find a Bed
  1. Join this crafting session to make wildlife rescue supplies, details here.

Original image from Guardian Australia.