LIRRF operates with very low costs. Total annual costs run at less than 5% of funds raised, and are more than covered by investment earnings from LIRRF’s capital fund.
All fundraising work is performed by LIRRF Trustees on a voluntary basis and all Trustees are substantial donors in their own right. The Australian Museum provides occasional meeting facilities and some administrative support.
This means that every cent of every new dollar donated through LIRRF will go to funding science and science facilities on the Great Barrier Reef. All donations of $2 or more are tax-deductible in Australia;
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