Sunday 15th October is National Smashed Avo Day!

Sunday 15th October is National Smashed Avo Day!

Smashed Avo deserves it's very own official day on the national calendar! Get together with friends and family at your favourite local brunch cafe on Sunday 15th October 2017 to celebrate National Smashed Avo Day!

Enjoy brunch, plus help raise funds to support youth & homeless charities in Australia.

Info For Venues
Brunch For a Cause!

Brunch For a Cause!

Love to Brunch? Join in on Sunday 15th October 2017 to #brunchforacause and raise funds for youth & homeless charities in Australia.

We're flipping 'Smashed Avo Furore' into Fundraising! Let's show the world we can have our Smashed Avo and raise money for a worthy cause too!

Info For Brunchers
100% for Charity!

100% for Charity!

National Smashed Avo Day is all about enjoying Australia's best brunch ingredient. It's also an awesome opportunity to help make a real difference by increasing awareness and raising funds to support youth & homeless charities in Australia.

100% of Donations raised on National Smashed Avo Day will directly benefit the hard work of existing, established Australian charities. 

About Us
Donate to Orange Sky Laundry

Donate to Orange Sky Laundry

Started by two best mates just three years ago, Orange Sky Laundry provides free clothes washing with over 1,020 volunteers from 19 vans in 154 locations across Australia. In the hour it takes for those clothes to tumble and spin, the power of genuine conversation really can make a difference. 

You can be a part of the story with a donation to help grow this incredible initiative.

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Donate to Backpack Bed for Homeless

Donate to Backpack Bed for Homeless

Imagine you're one of the 105,000 homeless people in Australia tonight. And you get turned away from a shelter because all of the available beds are already full. A bad situation just got worse.

Backpack Bed for Homeless provides warmth and comfort to street sleeping homeless. Your donation can give someone a warm bed tonight.

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Donate to Kids Under Cover

Donate to Kids Under Cover

Kids Under Cover works to prevent youth homelessness with its Studio Program to provide accommodation for young people at risk to have a safe and secure home environment.  Scholarships also help to connect young people with education and job training opportunities. 

Your donation can give a young person a shot at the bright future they absolutely deserve.

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FAQ

What is National Smashed Avo Day?

National Smashed Avo Day is a new day on the national calendar to celebrate everybody's favourite brunch food. It's also a new Charity Fundraising Event raising money for youth & homeless charities in Australia. We are in our start-up year in 2017 launching the inaugural National Smashed Avo Day - 'Brunch For A Cause' event on Sunday 15th October 2017. Australia, your invited to join in with friends, family and community to enjoy brunch and make a donation.

Where will the events be?

We've created an open and inclusive national event. Anyone and everyone is welcome to join in and #BrunchForACause! We encourage the community to celebrate this day any way they like. It can be whatever people want it to be that suits you.

Whether that’s a homemade Smashed Avo brunch in the back yard, or at at the beach, or in your local park; or even a full service catered champagne brunch in an amazing venue.

Cafe's, restaurants, homes and parks all across Australia will host simultaneous 'Brunch For a Cause' events - anywhere you can Brunch - you can Brunch For A Cause!

When is it happening?

This is our once-a-year chance to officially celebrate Australia's favourite brunch dish - the Smashed Avo. 2017 is our start-up foundation year and we want to make it a huge event this year and do it again bigger and better every year from here on!

National Smashed Avo Day is Sunday 15th October 2017. Nominated #OfficialBrunchTime is 10am to 11:30am.

How Do I Participate?

The best way to be involved is to become an #OfficialBruncher by being one of thousands of people across Australia who get together with friends, family and community on Sunday 15th October 2017 to #BrunchForACause to help raise money for youth and homeless charities in Australia.

Just by enjoying Brunch on Sunday 15 October, you're already participating and can call yourself an #OfficialBruncher!

The next part is to make a donation to charity and snap your selfies to Instagram - it's that easy!

Sounds great! Where do I register to join in?

We're inviting Australia to get together with friends, family and community to have a great day out, enjoy fantastic food and make a donation together for charity.

There's no registration required. But you may like to BOOK AHEAD with your favourite BrunchCafe so you don't miss out on a table!  Follow us in Instagram for info and updates @SmashedAvoDay

It's that simple and easy so anyone and everyone can get involved - no excuses - who doesn't love Brunch!

How do I donate?

#BrunchForACause is your opportunity to help make a difference in a fun, friendly and relaxed way, while enjoying Brunch with friends and doing something real for youth and homeless charities in Australia!

Your local #BrunchForACause event will include some time when you can donate together, direct to charity, straight from your smartphone via the links on our website.

Where does my donation go? Who will it support?

National Smashed Avo Day  - Brunch For a Cause events are raising money for youth & homeless charities in Australia.

Our website will link you through to an official charity donation payment processing gateway so you can quickly and easily make your donation direct from your smartphone (while you're taking your selfies).

It's your choice which charity you would like to donate to and how much you would like to give but we suggest an amount similar to how much you would spend on Sunday brunch if possible.

In 2017, National Smashed Avo Day - Brunch For a Cause is directing donations to:

 - OrangeSky Laundry

 - Kids Under Cover

 - Backpack Bed For Homeless

How is my donation payment processed?

Our website smashedavoday.com.au will link you through to each charity's official donation payment processing portal such as givenow.com.au and/or everydayhero.com.au. 

Your donation transaction does't happen on our site. Each charity's individual payment portal will process your donation transaction securely and safely. You may be asked to provide some basic info like your email address so that you can receive your tax deductible receipt for your donation. 

Does ALL of my donation go to Charity?

YES, YES and YES, Absolutely 100% YES!

Smashed Avo Day is all about increasing awareness and raising money for youth and homeless charities in Australia. 

We exist only to create events and fundraising opportunities that provide increased donations directly to nominated charities.

There's no skimming, no clipping, no commissions involved whatsoever! 100% of you Donation is received by official registered charities and if you supply your email details when donating, you will receive a tax deductible receipt for your donation via email from each charity that you donate to.

Awesome - I'm posting my Smashed Avo Selfies to Insty!

Great - give us a follow on Instagram @smashedavoday and feel free to repost and share any of our content with your followers!

#WhatHashTagsShouldIUse

We'd love to see these hashtags used when you upload your selfies:

#smashedavoday  #brunchforacause #biggestbrunch #donatetogether