Leonardo DiCaprio and his environmental group, Earth Alliance, have donated $4.3 million to the bushfire relief fund.

The Hollywood actor announced the news on Instagram, writing: “Earth Alliance, created in 2019 by @LeonardoDiCaprio, Laurene Powell Jobs, and Brian Sheth, has launched the #AustraliaWildfireFund.”

“A US$3 million commitment to assist critical firefighting efforts in New South Wales, aid local communities most affected by the wildfires, enable wildlife rescue and recovery, and support the long term restoration of unique ecosystems.”