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Camilla & Julian Read

Pedalling for the planet

Fundraising for World Land Trust

103 %
raised of £10,000 target
by 141 supporters

World Land Trust

WLT is an international conservation organisation that takes action to save rainforest and other wildlife habitats. Supported by Sir David Attenborough and working with local organisations in Central and South America, Asia and Africa, WLT has helped protect over 760,000 acres of wildlife habitats.

Charity Registration No. 1001291


In 2018 Camilla & Julian Read decided to depart one small island (UK) for another (NZ) and see how far they can cycle over one year to raise funds & awareness for the protection of endangered habitats they pass along the way.

On 7th March 2018 we set off from the UK and cycle through Eurasia towards New Zealand, crossing 27 countries over 17,500 kms (10,870 miles).

We will be riding through some of the world's most beautiful and inspiring natural habitats. Through fundraising for the World Land Trust we hope to raise awareness of the importance of these habitats, not just for those people and animals living there, but to the health and wellbeing of all of us, and our planet.

Our target is to raise £1 per mile ridden. Here's how your donation will make a difference:

  • £25 - plant five trees
  • £100 - save an acre of threatened habitat
  • £1,000 - plant 200 trees
  • £2,000  - save 20 acres of threatened habitat

We will visit some of the World Land Trust's projects en route and see how the money raised is being used in practice.

To follow our journey, get in touch, or see where we're at please visit our website:

Your support means the world to us (quite literally!)

Thank you x


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