Rally cars go the distance for Beyond Blue

"Thirsty Merc” sets off on rally across NSW to raise awareness of mental health issues and support services.

April 5, 2019

CQMS Razer presented mining partner Glencore with a charity donation towards their 2019 Beyond Bitumen rally fundraising efforts for Beyond Blue in March.

The “Thirsty Merc” vehicle set off on the rally with 90 other cars from Yass to Cowra in New South Wales, Australia along the way visiting country towns talking to people about what Beyond Blue do and how people shouldn’t be afraid to reach out and talk to somebody during the hard times.

The “Thirsty Merc” received the inaugural dig deep rally award for the most money raised by a first-time competitor, more than $13,500 for Beyond Blue by the team, contributing to the rally grand total in excess of $450,000. Plans are already underway for 2020 rally.

Beyond Blue provides important information and support to help everyone achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age or wherever they live.

If you, a colleague, a friend or family member would like more information, please contact Beyond Blue on 1300 33 4636 (24/7) or visit their website www.beyondblue.org.au