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At present there are 30 puppies to be trained to assist our ADF veterans.  Each puppy costs $30,000 to train, a total cost of $900,000.

Here is the chance for ADF members and former military personnel to help their mates who are doing it tough.

For the public this is your chance to actively help the people who have protected you, they need your help.

To raise funds OPERATION UNITY members and any other individual or team who wish to participate will be doing 10,000 steps a day for 14 days commencing Monday 18 May 2020.


Paying $10.00 per person and participating in the 10,000 steps as part of your daily routine.

Making a donation to support the efforts of those participating in the challenge.

Company sponsorship.  (Certificates will be supplied by OPERATION UNITY)

Participating fees, Donations, Sponsorships can be paid in:

1/       Cash to OPERATION UNITY members.

2/       Deposited into the OPERATION UNITY account Bendigo Bank Name: Operation Unity Team, BSB: 633-000, Account Number: 170 491 401.

3/       Royal Society for the Blind National Australia Bank:  BSB: 085 245, Account Number: 508 050 770 REFERENCE: TPF Op Unity OPK9

Bill BATES of OPERATION UNITY will carry a pack weighing 20 kgs. (44lbs) for 10,000 steps for every donation or sponsorship of $100 or more.

All payments over $2.00 are tax deductible, if you wish to claim ensure you register your details and a receipt will be issued by The Royal Society for the Blind (RSB).