Three lads. Four months. From Scotland to India in a £1,000 car

Raising money for the DEC Ukraine Appeal 2022

Why fly, when you can drive…

The Mission

Kiwis Don’t Fly left the UK in July 2022 and are currently crossing through Europe, Turkey, Iran, Pakistan, and finally reach India in October. Along the way, we will complete The Adventurist’s “Poles of Inconvenience” rally, stopping at remote and hard-to-reach checkpoint across Europe.

The A Team

Three mates from New Zealand looking to do some good while having a bit of fun. We’re Callum, Daniel, and Joe, and the idea of driving somewhere ridiculous to raise money for charity came up a few years back. We’ve been working on a plan ever since. We have combined volunteering experience both in New Zealand and as far away as Korea, Japan, India and Thailand.

The Cause

The Disasters Emergency Committee combines 15 of the UK’s leading charities to support humanitarian needs in times of crises. Right now, the DEC is working to support the 18 million people affected by the conflict in Ukraine with water, food, shelter and essential supplies.

The Blog

It’s official…We’ve made the 2022 Mongol Rally

The idea of taking part in the Mongol Rally came up on the much shorter journey to the bottom of New Zealand’s South Island. Several hundred YouTube videos later we’d become convinced that driving across the planet in a 20 year old, 1 litre car was a good idea. After a year of waiting (and…

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