Once in 100 year floods – NSW/QLD March 2021
Australians unfortunately are getting used to the phrase ‘once in 100 years’ to describe a recent disaster. First it was the Black Summer bushfires in 2019/20, then COVID-19 and now these words have been used to describe the battering that NSW and Queensland have endured due to severe storms and flooding. The deluge of rain over a week-long period has meant evacuations of homes and property with total destruction in some instances, animals stranded and emergency rescues with flood waters continuing to rise. The total devastation is still yet to be calculated.
COVID-19 created a new sector of vulnerable people who would not normally ask for support – the recent floods are accentuating their plight.
Leading Australian brands trust Good360 to match the right goods to the right people at the time during all stages of disaster, providing hope and dignity to those adversely impacted.
During the past 12 months, Good360 immediately matched 5M brand new essential goods including clothing, underwear, furniture, toys, school supplies toiletries and cleaning supplies to people in need. That’s 10 items every minute! We know Australians are facing uncertain times and we stand with you.
Good360 are supporting our members who have limited funding during this challenging time. For product going to disaster-affected communities, including flooding there are no Shipping & Handling fees. *
Tell us what goods you need for your flood affected community
Please tell us what goods you need for your flood affected community by taking this 3 minute survey
Disaster recovery items urgently needed in flood damaged communities
90 charities and schools requesting urgent assistance. 53 of these are providing direct flood relief support to 100+ people
Mops, broom, shovels, batteries, candles
Linens blankets, doonas, pillow, towels, air mattresses, sleeping bags, swags, tents
Cleaning products, hand sanitiser, garbage bags, toiletries
Wet weather clothing, underwear, jumpers, jeans, shorts, shoes, thongs
Kitchen utensils, cutlery, crockery, umbrellas, fans, non-perishable food
Fridges, washing machines, microwaves, beds, tables, rugs, mats
Children's educational books, toys, stationary, backpacks, bags, babies nappies, wipes, formula
Vouchers - fuel, groceries, Uber, taxi, etc
Communities seeking support include:
NSW: Far South Coast, Wollongong, South Western Sydney, Western Sydney, Greater Sydney, Hawkesbury, Hornsby, Central Coast, Hunter, Western Plains, Mid Coast, Mid North Coast, Port Macquarie, Kempsey, Bellingen, Coffs Harbour, Clarence Valley, Glen Innes, Inverell, Tenterfield, Kyogle, Lismore, Tweed, Northern Tablelands, Northern Rivers
QLD: South East QLD, Greater Brisbane, Ipswich, Toowoomba, Maryborough
Since March 2021, Good360 has connected 306,173 requested items to flood affected communities.
Total value $807,198 (RRP)
Clothing & Underwear
Furniture & Kitchenware
Toiletries Health & Beauty
Bed & Bath
Toys & Entertainment
Good360 flood Recovery impact 306,173 brand new items @21.04.2021
Businesses trust Good360 to make good happen!
Leading brands supporting Good360’s disaster recovery efforts
Member charities and schools who have received brand new goods for their impacted community
Good360 getting the right goods to the right people at the right time.
Are you a business ready to donate critically needed goods to communities affected by flooding? Contact Kate Seares-Burnside, Good360 Head of Business Development to learn more.
Are you a Not for Profit or school helping communities affected by flooding? Contact Good360 Giving Team to learn more.
Are you a business ready to provide financial support to help communities affected by flooding? Good360 get the right goods, to the right people when needed most and need ongoing financial assistance. Contact Good360 Fundraising & Partnership Team to learn more.
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*Questions will be asked at checkout to apply the correct Shipping & Handling discount. Some organisations and products may be excluded from receiving the discount. Good360 reserves the right to cancel, modify or terminate this discount at any time without notice.