Blue Moun­tains do­nates

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THE Blue Moun­tains tourism com­mu­nity has come to­gether to do­nate $19,500 to lo­cal Ru­ral Fire Ser­vice Bri­gades af­ter hold­ing a fundrais­ing cam­paign just be­fore Christ­mas (TD 18 Dec 2019).

The do­na­tion, raised by Scenic World, Blue Moun­tains Ex­plorer Bus and a num­ber of ho­tels in­clud­ing The Car­ring­ton, will be divvied up be­tween the South Ka­toomba and Ka­toomba/Leura Ru­ral Fire Ser­vice Bri­gades.

“We all wanted to do some­thing to give back, so this fundrais­ing cam­paign was one way of say­ing ‘thank you’ and fur­ther­more, pro­vid­ing sup­port for the on­go­ing fire­fight­ing ef­forts in our re­gion,” said Scenic World Man­ag­ing Di­rec­tor Anthea Ham­mon.

Pic­tured: Cameron Jones; Peter Ben­nett; Jacki Jones of Ka­toomba/Leura RFS Bri­gade; Anthea Ham­mon of Scenic World; Ja­son Cron­shaw of Ex­plorer Bus; Scott Cole­fax and Caro­line Jose of South Ka­toomba RFS Bri­gade.

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