The rugby top league [TL] announced on the 25th that it donated 1,523,976 yen for the forest fire that occurred in Australia in 1919 to support the reconstruction of the victims and the affected areas.
The donation went from the Japan Society to the Australian Society. At TL, fundraising was conducted at 11 events held in Section 4 of the 20-year season [February 1-2] and Section 5 [15-16 of the same year]. It was discontinued in Sections 6 to 7, which was not performed due to the new coronavirus. TL commented, "I would like to express my sincere gratitude to all of you for your cooperation. We also apologize for the time it took to transfer the donation due to the influence of Corona."