Growing up in Canowindra Sophie Payten knows the impact of drought and fire on the land.
Currently carving out a successful music career as Gordi, Sophie has commenced her own bushfire appeal.
"People are losing their loved ones, their homes and their communities," Gordi said in a post on her facebook page.
"There have been irreparable losses to our wildlife and national parks.
"As a kid I remember my Dad taking the RFS truck that lives in our shed to neighbouring properties to help put out fires.
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