Binna Burra Fund Raising

Binna Burra Fund Raising

Heritage Listed Binna Burra Lodge destroyed by bush fire

Posted on 12.09.2019

In the early hours of 8 September 2019, historic heritage listed Binna Burra Lodge was destroyed by bush fire. The Lodge had been welcoming guests since the early 1930s.

A fundraising effort is now being led by the volunteer group FOBBs who have assisted Binna Burra Lodge with heritage preservation and specialized projects since 1984.

The FOBBs have been taking donations and memberships since that time and are now asking your support for a long list of big tasks ahead including the restoration and management of all remaining heritage assets, collection and collation of the wide variety of memorabilia and other artefacts which have been donated, archival services, re-establishing native gardens, native plant nurseries, interpretive signage, children’s adventure playground and many more other projects connected to our environment and heritage.

Please know that while Binna Burra Lodge’s insurance may provide funds for the construction of basic infrastructure, this campaign will be used solely for bringing back those unique assets that have made Binna Burra the very special place held in all our past guests’ memories. This fund is entirely administered by the 35-year-old FOBBs volunteer group.

Friends of Binna Burra (FOBBs) is a group of volunteers whose activities help maintain the unique natural environment that surrounds Binna Burra. FOBBs was founded in 1984 by a group of like-minded people who shared a love of nature and the bush.

 

Please share this campaign.

You can contact the FOBBs at friendsofbinnaburra@yahoo.com.au to become a member!

#standwithbinnaburralodge

 

 

 

Share

FacebookTwitter

Have a story to tell or news to share?

Let us know by Submitting a News Story

Discover Queensland

Explore all of Queensland’s adventures.

Start Exploring

What's On

Dec

16

Camp Cooby Holiday Programs

Summer Holiday Camps
Read more

Dec

16

Apex Camps Sunshine Coast Summer School Holiday Program

Apex Camps Sunshine Coast is hosting an exciting school holiday drop-off program for kids aged 5 to 17 years
Read more

Dec

16

Coast Club – Gold Coast

Get the kids active during the school holidays with an adventure on the Gold Coast Recreation Centre!
Read more

Latest News

Toowoomba RC Community Grants

Recognising the important contribution from sport and recreation community organisations

Read more
EOI for Ewen Maddock Dam Campsite

The former Camp Koongamoon site

Read more
National Obesity Strategy

Have your say CLOSES Sunday, 15 December 2019

Read more

Become a member

QORF welcomes applications for new Community and Green Circle Members from organisations and individuals involved in the outdoors

Learn More
Tail Lights by Georgina Pratten