© 2022 KLCC

KLCC
136 W 8th Ave
Eugene OR 97401
541-463-6000
klcc@klcc.org

Contact Us

FCC Applications
Oregon's Willamette Valley seen from Eugene
NPR for Oregonians
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Arts & Culture

Eugene Restaurants Raise Money For Australian Wildlife

IMG_20200117_141929.jpg
Rachael McDonald
/

A group of Eugene restaurants is raising money to help wildlife affected by the devastating fires in Australia.

Tiffany Norton is chef and owner of Party Downtown, Party Bar ,and Party on Friendly. Since Terri Irwin, the widow of “crocodile hunter” Steve Irwin is from Eugene, contributing to her non-profit, Wildlife Warriors, seemed like a good idea.

Participating restaurants are each donating proceeds from a dish inspired by Australian food. Norton describes Party Bar’s dish:

“We’re doing the Aussie Burger with “the lot”.” Norton says,  “So it has pickled beets, grilled pineapple and onion. It has a fried egg, bacon, Deck family farm beef, that we always have. On our brioche bun with chili aioli. So, it’s a lot.”

screenshot_20200117-162654__1_.jpg
Credit Party's Instagram
/
The Aussie Burger at Party Bar.

Noisette Pastry Kitchen, Lion and Owl, Bar Purlieu, Grit, and Party on Friendly are also participating. The fundraiser runs through January 21.

Related Content