21 Jan 2020

HUHA meets Lemonade Warriors raising money for Aussie wildlife

From First Up, 5:37 am on 21 January 2020

This audio is not downloadable due to copyright restrictions.

Donations have been pouring in to help those affected by the bush fires in Australia, with estimates almost half a billion dollars has been raised so far. Celebrities like Sir Elton John, Ellen Degeneres and Chris Hemsworth have donated a million dollars or more each - but small scale efforts are making a difference too. New Zealand animal charity HUHA has sent a team to Australia and are now working to co-ordinate the many volunteers travelling to the country. During their first week in the country they recorded audio updates for us. One day they were joined by some young girls called the 'Lemonade Warriors' who raised 2-thousand 700 dollars for wildlife. This clip begins with HUHA's tradie Keith...