The Australian Film Industry has banded together with a number of initiatives to support the charities who are working tirelessly to protect and assist in our country’s recovery. Thank you to everyone in the community who has already opened their hearts, and donated their money and time to the cause.
If you are looking for any ideas on what you can see visit www.madmanfilms.com.au, as now is the perfect time to head to the cinema and support a great cause.
We will update this post with any additional fundraising events or appeals as they come to hand.
$1 from each ticket sold from January 11-12 will be donated to the Red Cross Bushfire Appeal. Find tickets here
Event Cinemas and Birch Carroll & Coyle
$2 from every ticket sold on January 19 will be split across two charities: The Salvation Army Bushfire Appeal and the WWF Australia bushfire appeal. Find tickets here
$2 from every ticket sold on January 19 will be split across three charities: The Salvation Army Bushfire Appeal, The Red Cross Bushfire Appeal and The RSCPA Bushfire appeal. Village Cinemas will also be donating an additional $20,000 to the pot. Find tickets here
From 16 January – 19 February you have the option to round up your transaction at the box office, with all donations going to the The Red Cross Bushfire Appeal. In addition, Hoyts will be donating $50,000 to the The Red Cross Bushfire Appeal. Find tickets here
$2 from every ticket sold on January 19 will be split across three charities: The Salvation Army Bushfire Appeal, The Red Cross Bushfire Appeal and The RSCPA Bushfire appeal. Find tickets here
Classic, Lido, Cameo & Ritz Cinemas
Classic, Lido, Cameo & Ritz Cinemas are running Bushfire Relief screenings at their cinemas on January 11, with all money raised going to the Red Cross Bushfire Appeal.
Classic Cinemas book here
Lido Cinemas book here
Cameo Cinemas book here
Ritz Cinemas book here
You have the option to round your transaction to the nearest dollar at every Reading Cinema location. Every cent donated will go to the Red Cross Bushfire Appeal. Reading Cinemas will also be donating an additional $20,000 to the appeal. Find tickets here
The Sun Theatre in Yarraville is collecting non-perishable food for Foodbank Victoria. To donate, please visit the cinema at 8 Ballarat St, Yarraville VIC
Luna Palace Cinemas
Luna Palace cinemas in WA are holding two fundraising screenings with 100% of the ticket sales going to charity. On January 26 Luna Outdoor Cinema is screening THE AUSTRALIAN DREAM, with all money donated to the Fire Relief Fund for First Nations Communities. On February 3 Camelot Outdoor Cinema is screening THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM, with all money donated to Rural Aid. Find tickets here
They have also reduced their group bookings rates to assist anybody that wants to hold their own fundraiser for any Bushfire registered charity. For full details, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Wallis Cinemas will be holding a fundraising event at their outdoor cinema. They will be donating $5 from each ticket sold to the Adelaide Hills Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary. More information to come soon.