Monday, February 9, 2009
State of shock
Worst bushfires in Australian history. 108 dead. Whole towns abandoned and burnt to the ground. Hospitals running out of morphine treating the burns.
And this is just the day after. We don't know the actual number of dead, or the true extent of the damage, yet.
How you can help
To donate to the Red Cross State Government Victorian Bushfire Appeal Fund:
* Visit www.redcross.org.au
* Phone 1800 811 700
* Any NAB, ANZ, Westpac or Commonwealth Bank branch
* Any Bunnings store
* By direct deposit to the Victorian Bushfire Relief Fund - BSB 082-001, Account number 860-046-797
Myer Bushfire Appeal
* All proceeds to the Salvation Army. Donate at any Victorian Myer store