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Brisbane Flood Crisis Appeal 2011

Posted in Events happening around the region, News from Australia with tags , on January 17, 2011 by orchideae

Dear All,

Brisbane has encountered a series of flash flood which has destroyed the homes of many Queenslanders and a considerable portion of the flora is destroyed too.

As a fellow UQ Alumni, I am appealing to all of you who is able to give a helping hand to the folks at down under.

The following is an article appealing to UQ Alumni:-

UQ Alumni Brisbane Flood Crisis Appeal

Please kindly make a difference and help these folks.

Premier’s Flood Relief Appeal
The Queensland Government has launched an appeal to help Queenslanders affected by the recent floods.
Please make a difference and donate directly via their website:

Salvation Army
The Salvation Army has also launched a disaster relief appeal to help those affected. You can make a secure online donation at