From all of us here in the Mudgee Region, we thank those that are fighting fires and risking lives to protect our land and country, we are truly grateful for you all.
The Mudgee Region, like many areas of Australia, remains open and continues to enjoy resetting the senses of our visitors.
We look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful region, soon.
If you have any questions or concerns please reach out to our team on +612 6372 1020 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For up-to-date information on the bushfires and road access, follow the links below:
NSW Rural Fire Service: Fires Near Me
Live Traffic NSW: Current Incidents + Road Closures
Bureau of Meteorology: Current Weather Conditions
Tourism Australia: Bushfire Safety Tips
Want to help? Here's where to donate:
The following organisations and charities are seeking cash donations to provide relief and help to firefighters, wildlife and residents in need of shelter, food, water and emergency cash grants:
Australian Red Cross Disaster Recovery and Relief: supporting people at evacuation centres and providing emergency assistance ie. cash grants to bushfire victims
NSW Rural Fire Service: Donate straight to the NSW RFS or to a local Rural Fire Brigade to support volunteer firefighters
NSW Wildlife Information, Rescue and Education Service (WIRES): Rescues and cares for animals and is seeking donations for volunteer carers and rescuers
Port Macquarie Koala Hospital: Providing care to koalas affected by the bushfires
Foundation for National Parks and Wildlife: Support more volunteer wildlife rescuers + carers
Givit: Specialising in goods collection as well as cash donations. Their website lists items that the bushfire victims require