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Send a Christmas eCard

Send a Christmas gift that gives back

Make a donation on behalf of your loved one, to show your love and protect marine animals and their ocean home. Donate today and we will send your loved one this eco friendly eCard on Christmas Morning, with a special message from you.

Your loved one will also get to wish upon a starfish with a bonus sea star tree ornament to add a festive piece of the ocean to their tree – it’s a fun printable cut-out activity for the whole family to enjoy!

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For more information on how Virtual Gifts work, visit our Frequently Asked Questions.

All eCard donations over $2 are tax-deductible. Our important campaigns are not funded by Government grants, we are totally reliant on generous people like you to protect Australia’s oceans and the animals that call them home.


Photography thanks to @TracyOlive


How it Works.

Step 1:   Make a donation here

At checkout make sure to specify a personal message to be included in your Christmas eCard.

Send Your Virtual Gift


Step 2:   We’ll send your eCard

On Christmas Day morning, or the date of your choice, we will send your loved one their eCard in a personalised email, as well as the link to download their printable star ornament. Christmas eCard donations are made on the recipient’s behalf, and we will be sure to let them know the amazing things that this generous gift will do for our oceans and marine life.

You will also recieve a confirmation email to let you know your gift has been sent.



What will the recipient get?

When you purchase a virtual gift, your loved one will receive an email containing the eCard and a special message from you (which you can specify at checkout). Virtual gifts are donations made on the recipient’s behalf, and we will be sure to let them know the amazing things that this generous gift will do for our oceans and marine life.
This virtual gift also includes a bonus printable activity to bring the ocean to your loved one this festive season. The eCard contains a beautiful artist’s illustration of an Australian red sea star to print out and adorn your loved ones’ tree this Christmas.


When will my Christmas eCard be sent?

The recipient will receive the email on the 25th of December 2021, unless you specify a different date at checkkout. If you purchase the gift before the day the eCard will be sent at 8am. Last minute purchases are fine, but please note that it may be sent a bit later on Christmas Day. Orders can be placed up until midday on the 25th. Any orders placed after this may not send. You will receive a confirmation email when your Virtual Gift has been delivered to the recipient’s inbox. If you are unsure of dates or need to reschedule your delivery date, please contact us.


Are eCards a tax deductible donation?
Our Christmas eCard is a special tax deductible donation to only national charity dedicated solely to protecting our precious ocean wildlife. Your tax receipt emailed to you after purchase so you can claim this charitable donation on your tax return.



Contact us: Any questions please do not hesitate to get in touch on 1800 066 299 during business hours or email [email protected]. 


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