Victorian Bushfire Appeal 2009

The The 2009 Victorian Bushfire Fund to assist individuals and communities affected by devastating bushfires in Victoria set up by the Premier John Brumby in partnership with Red Cross and the Federal Government has raised millions of dollars for fire ravaged communities.

More details about the appeal are available on the Red Cross website.

This image taken by Stuart McEvoy published in The Australian 12/02/09, shows the proximity of the Kinglake West fire to the city of Melbourne.