Australian comedian Celeste Barber's fundraiser has raised more than $4 million for The Trustee for NSW Rural Fire Service and Brigades Donations Fund, prompting a worldwide fan base to contribute.
"Donated from Somerset, England. Shared via Facebook and Instagram and some of my friends have shared too. It is great to see the snowball effect working," Lizzie Tucker wrote.
"Donated from BC, Canada. Australians came to fight our fires in 2017 and 2018 and we are forever grateful!" Emmanuelle Claws said.
"Donated from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.! Sending you love!" Lyndsey Marie said.
With conditions set to worsen in Victoria and New South Wales over the coming days and more than 100,000 hectares burnt on South Australia's Kangaroo Island, the crisis is far from over.
Many have been asking how you can help the people and animals affected by the bushfire crisis. We’ve launched the ‘HELP HERE’ page to make that easier for you.
This story first appeared on 7NEWS.com.au