Monday 7 March
New Zealand, let's get donating!
Join us on Good Morning today for a very special "Cash for
Christchurch" fundraising show, as our favourite Kiwi performers
sing the house down in aid of the New Zealand Red
Cross Christchurch Earthquake appeal .
We've got a star-studded line-up for you, all performing to raise funds: Ladykillers Tina Cross, Jackie Clarke, Taisha Khutze and Suzanne Lynch join the cause, along with Midge Marsden , Frankie Stevens, Leon Wharekura and other special guests.
We chat to Red Cross National People & Capability Manager Gillian Peacock to find out how your money will be used by the people of Christchurch, and we'll get up-to-date information on what's going on from Red Cross Emergency Management Officer Graeme Langford.
Viewers will also be treated to the music of new Red Cross music
and Texan Rod Williams , whose performance will
undoubtedly be influenced by his firsthand experience of the
But here's the catch: they will only perform the many classic songs they have lined up, if you give enough cash! So tune in to get donating to this very worthy cause and make life a little better for our friends in Christchurch.
Christchurch Earthquake numbers to call:
Anyone wanting information about emergency centres or government assistance should ring 0800 779 997 .
The Red Cross number for people worried about friends and family in Christchurch is 0800 RED CROSS or 0800 733 276.
Plunket has set up a line for people concerned about children. The number is 0800 939 922 .
People seeking counselling services should ring 0800
LIFELINE or 0800 5433 5463