Japan Earthquake and Tsunami - 23 March 2011

Wed, 23 Mar 2011

Updated as of 23 March 2011, 09:25hrs 

Update on Japan Earthquake and Tsunami

Following the earthquake and tsunami in northeastern Japan and the surrounding areas including Tokyo which occurred on 11 March, 2011, the safety of everyone remains the main priority.Travellers to Japan are advised to refer to the information provided on the following links prior to travel:

Australian Red Cross Emergency Appeal

The Australian Red Cross is running a Japan & Pacific Disaster Emergency Appeal to assist people affected by the huge 9 magnitude earthquake and more than seven metre tsunami, which hit north east Japan.

You can also assist those people affected by the earthquake by making a donation at the Australian Red Cross' website.

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