17 Jan 2020

If we don’t have mining, this studio wouldn’t exist’ – Australia wildfires appeal donor Andrew Forrest

Among the celebrities and business leaders who’ve now donated huge amounts of money to the bushfires appeal – the Australian billionaire mining magnate Andrew Forrest.

He’s pledged 70 million Australian dollars from his Minderoo Foundation – a philanthropic organisation. When I spoke to him earlier, I began by asking how he has felt watching his country burn.