Broncos donate $25,000 to QLD flood appeal

The NRMA Insurance Broncos have dug in for the flood victims with captain Darren Lockyer handing over a $25,000 donation to the appeal on television last night. <br><br> Lockyer, Justin Hodges, Dane Carlaw and Ben Hunt were all present for the Channel 9 telethon last night as over $11 million dollars was raised. <br><br> Hodges, Carlaw and Hunt all spent the night answering phones and taking donations at the Queensland Government’s call centre at Zillmere. <br><br> New Broncos’ chief executive Paul White, who has family that live in the flood flashpoint of Rockhampton, also joined the players at the call centre. <br><br> Meanwhile Lockyer joined a host of celebrities on stage and handed over a $25,000 donation to the appeal on behalf of the Brisbane Broncos. <br><br> The Broncos will play a trial match at Rockhampton’s Browne Park on February 19 that will also help lift the spirits of the town.