As the Devonport community continues to process the Hillcrest Primary School tragedy, we want to find practical ways to support our close-knit community for a long time.
This page has been created to provide a space for our community to share their messages of condolence, make a donation to the Hillcrest Community Public Fund and also seek the help they may need at this time.
Our hearts are broken – there are no words.
This fund total was provided by MyState Bank on Friday, 24 December 2021 at 8am.
(Amount updated every business day)
How to make a donation to the Hillcrest Community Public Fund:
For those wishing to make a donations to support those families affected by this tragedy, the Hillcrest Community Public Fund has been established and is ready to receive donations.
The fund is a joint initiative with Devonport City Council, MyState and the State Government.
A list of Frequently Asked Questions on the fund can be found by clicking here or the button below.
You can make a donation via:
- Online banking to the account:
Name: Business Services
- Or by visiting your local branch of MyState.
Messages from the community:
Leave a condolence message:
If you would like to send a message of condolence to the Hillcrest Primary School community, you can do so through this online form.
All comments will be publicly posted and Devonport City Council will pass on all messages to the Hillcrest Primary School so they can distribute your messages to the families.
Please note your message will be reviewed before being published.
Support services available:
If you or someone you know needs any support during this difficult time there are a range of 24-hour support services available: