Lan­tern run raises $4500 for leukaemia

Mt Buller News - - FRONT PAGE -

LIGHT the Night 2015 took place at Mt Buller on Satur­day, July 18 in a bid to raise money and aware­ness for the Leukaemia Foun­da­tion.

More than $4500 was raised through do­na­tions and the sale of the lanterns, with close to 300 peo­ple par­tak­ing in the an­nual event.

Par­tic­i­pants in­cluded skiers and snow­board­ers, CFA and po­lice vol­un­teers, Barry the Pygmy Pos­sum and a gi­ant Yeti, all car­ry­ing lanterns down Bourke Street in an ef­fort to sup­port the event.

PHOTO: An­drew Rail­ton - Mt Buller

WIN­TER FAIRY­LAND: Close to 300 peo­ple took to Mt Buller’s Bourke St to Light the Night for the Leukaemia Foun­da­tion.

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