Material Aid

If you’re able to support directly with materials and support, here are some things that we need. Drop off and transport information is below.

If you have other things that may be useful please get in touch to find out where it can be most effectively used.

If you are able to donate money to our crowdfunder, these are some of the things your donation will directly contribute to purchasing.


eg – Burn / soothing creams (silvadene or other), betadine, saline, water for irrigation, gauze, bandages, dressing packs, medical tape, cohesive bandage, hydralyte/electrolytes, instant cooling/heat packs, eye washes, small and large syringes (for medication administration and wound cleaning) medical scissors, shock blankets

Wildlife feeding supplies –

Help out with building and installing nesting boxes for wildlife, fruit for fruit bats and food for animals through Friends of the Earth Food for Wildlife

Stuff we need most urgently

  • Poly Pipe (1.5 and 2 inch and fittings) 100% 100%
  • Nesting boxes for Wildlife 100% 100%
  • Fuel for generators and pumps 80% 80%
  • Solar batteries 60% 60%
  • Roofing iron 60% 60%
  • Star Pickets 50% 50%
  • Metal Tree Guards 50% 50%
  • Fruit for Fruit Bats 50% 50%


Big thanks to everyone who has donated!  Especially the Mirboo North crew who gathered the first lot of supplies that arrived in Goongerah, well before the army!

Special shout out to Australian Natural Soap Company who donated 20kg of beautiful natural and unpackaged soap – now distributed to the residents of Goongerah!


Material Aid Drop Off locations

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Large Item Drop Off

2-12 St Phillip St, Brunswick East

Any weekday 9.00-6.00pm.

Medium Items (small shed)

11 Davey St, Warragul

Stuff can be put in the backyard if Gabe is not home, as long as not too heavy for her to lift, otherwise call to arrange a time with her.

Call 0421 446 726.

Dandenong Ranges Drop Off

9 Arthur Rd Cockatoo Vic by arrangement – call 0400560818

Inner City

2-12 Saint Phillips Street Brunswick East. Any weekday 9.00-6.00pm



11 Davey St Warragul. Times by arrangement – email [email protected]


dandenong ranges

9 Arthur Rd Cockatoo Vic by arrangement – call 0400560818

Medium & Long term Needs

Pelatons for water

Building materials – eg. roofing iron, 4×2 and 6×2 timber (not old growth)

Portable sheds

Water pumps, pipes and fittings (1.5inc, 2 inch and other)

Fire bunkers