Journey for the Aussie Bushfires

All donations go directly to Red Cross Australia and The Salvation Army’s bushfire appeals!

Hi! My name is Veda Surapaneni. I'm an 18 year old Australian, currently on a gap year between high school and university. 

What exactly am I doing?

During January, I will catch the ferry to Devonport, Tasmania, which is where my journey will begin. I will travel around the entire Tasmanian coastline, meeting people and collecting donations for the devastating Aussie bushfires. I will visit communities who have been impacted, providing them with any assistance I can offer.

Where will the money go? 

After reading and seeing the impact the current bushfires - one of the worst in history - has had on firefighters, citizens and native flora and fauna, I decided to advocate for The Australian Red Cross and Salvation Army instead, who are running a disaster, relief and recovery campaign.

Ways you can help

If donating is below your means, there are plenty of other ways you could help. 

- Spread the word! Please share this page using the link. There are plenty of ways, such as via Instagram, Facebook, and Snapchat. 

- If you have any resources you are willing to donate that may be helpful, contact me via my facebook, Similarly, if you have any waste plastic you don't feel like throwing away, contact me and I can take that off your hands. 

- Check out my website, there are heaps of ways you can alter your own lifestyle to be more eco-friendly. 

Thank you so much for your support or donation! Every little bit counts :) 


Special Thanks to Expedition Foods for their food sponsorship and support this year. 

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