Variety is raising money for high definition video cameras to be installed
in hospitals so that remote experts (NETS and others) can see what is being
described over the phone. Currently, newborns and children do not have
access to such systems.
A Radio Telethon sponsored by Radio 2UE 954 was held on Wednesday
October 27th to make this happen. Many donations were received from
individuals, families and businesses. In addition, the NSW Premier
committed the government to match $1 for $1 all donations up to
Since then, Variety has raised more money for this project.