Go casual and help rescue chopper

LOCALS and businesses across Queensland are encouraged to dress in casual Friday attire for Casual for a Cause Day this Friday to show support for RACQ CareFlight Rescue's lifesaving community service.

The community fundraising effort is being run as part of Chopper Awareness Month to help CareFlight raise vital funds for essential medical equipment on board its rescue helicopters.

CareFlight's North Coast Fundraising Manager Angela Miles said there couldn't be an easier way to help make a difference.

"Casual for a Cause Day is a fantastic opportunity for people to come together for a good cause," she said.

"People can get involved by dressing casually this Friday and donating to CareFlight.