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Service Projects

Service Project VIC Assist

In Response to: Catastrophic Floods
Location: Trentham VIC 3458 (Regional Victoria) &
Mooroolbark VIC 3138 (Metro Vic)
Active: 18th -20th June 2021 (Inclusive)

Following severe weather events across the state of Victoria on the 9th – 12th June 2021, a number of areas in both Regional and Metro Vic have suffered extensive weather damage.

Disaster Relief Australia (DRA)’s Melbourne DRT, is collaborating with a Veteran Centric rehabilitation charity in order to provide recovery and assistance.

Service Project Wooroloo

In Response to: Devastating Bushfires
Location: Wooroloo, WA
Active: 30 June 2021 to 31 July 2021

The Wooroloo / Gidgegannup Bushfire fire started in the Wooroloo area north east of Perth. It damaged approximately 320 properties and destroyed at least 86 dwellings, burning approximately 10500 ha of land with a fire perimeter of 136 km. In response, Operation Woods ran  between February 27th to April 24th 2021. During this time 129 work orders were created and 103 closed. The service project aims to complete all remaining tasks over an 8 week period.

Service Project Adelaide Hills

In Response to: Bushfire Recovery
Location: Adelaide Hills
Active: Aug 2020 – current

The Adelaide DRT (disaster relief team) launched a Service Project in the Cudlee Creek bushfire area to continue assisting with the relief and recovery from the 2019/2020 fires.

The most recent service project is for Cherry Gardens, to assist and support the community affected by fires earlier in 2021. Members will have the option of helping with this disaster recovery as many or as few days as they are able.