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CATO SUPPORTING TWEET WORLD FUNDRAISER

Thu, September 10, 2020 3:20 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

CATO Member, Tweet World Travel, has organised a national event that we will be supporting on Saturday 10th October.


Called 'Stay Strong and Walk together', the event is being held at locations throughout Australia. Its goal is to raise $25,000 with all proceeds to go directly to Beyond Blue, the leading organisation supporting mental health and well-being.

The non-competitive 10-kilometre fundraising walks take place along scenic trails in each participating city—Adelaide, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Sydney and Perth.

A fee of $50 per participant is required upon registration, and all proceeds will be donated to Beyond Blue.

Each participant will receive a $50 travel voucher from Tweet World Travel, and a grand prize of a $1,500 travel voucher will be awarded by lucky draw during BBQ sessions at the end of the walk in each location.

  • Saturday 10th October 2020
  • 9.30 AM - 12.00 PM

Inclusions:

  • A fun walk and sausage sizzle
  • Special presentation from a Beyond Blue speaker
  • $50 travel voucher valid for travel up to 31st December 2021
  • Entry into a Lucky Draw for the chance to win a $1,500 travel voucher at each location

If you can't take part, you can choose to donate directly to Beyond Blue HERE.

"2020 has been a stressful year for everyone. This is an event to get everyone together to support people in hardship, especially those affected by anxiety, depression, and suicide," said Amanda Davies, Event Coordinator of the Tweet World Foundation.

"It’s all about coming together, improving your physical and mental well-being and, of course, having a whole lot of socially-distant fun in the process,' added Amanda.

This event targets a variety of industries affected by COVID-19. The travel industry was initially targeted as Tweet World Foundation recognised the struggle the industry was going through amid COVID-19. During the planning phase, a variety of travel agencies in each state expressed interests to donate and volunteer their time to coordinate the events. Once discussed among Tweet World Travel’s network, a range of organisations in different industries including hospitality, healthcare and education also have expressed interests to join force to make this event successful.

"We welcome all donations, participation and support for this worthwhile cause. We need as much help as possible," said Twee Carroll, the Managing Director of Tweet World Travel.

"We care for everyone’s health and well-being, especially members of the travel industry and other industries severely impacted by the coronavirus outbreak. We want them to know that they are not alone, and help is available," she added.

The Stay Strong and Walk Together will be held at these locations:


CLICK HERE for detailed event information

AND CLICK HERE to donate!

About Tweet World Foundation
Tweet World Foundation is the not-for-profit charity of Tweet World Travel Group. Tweet World Foundation and its founders aim to give back to the communities where they work, live and travel. The Foundation focuses on giving at home in Australia and to disadvantaged communities in some of the most poverty-stricken regions in Asia.

For questions or inquiries please contact:

  • Amanda Davies, Event Coordinator on
  • 08 7226 1898 or amanda@tweetworldtravel.com.au



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