Tonga tsunami disaster aid event in Wagga smashes fundraising target with $25,000 donated

Rex Martinich
By Rex Martinich
Updated March 18 2022 - 12:42am, first published 12:30am
The crowd watches traditional Tongan and Maori dance performances at a fundraiser at the Palm and Pawn Hotel on Saturday. Picture: Contributed.

Wagga's 'Hope for Tonga' campaign has significantly exceeded its fundraising target, bringing in $25,000 from an event at the Palm and Pawn Hotel on Saturday and online donations.


Rex Martinich

Rex Martinich


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