Daniel Ricciardo’s race helmet as worn at the 2024 Australian Grand Prix event​

Courtesy of Optus and Daniel Ricciardo, you have the chance to bid on Daniel’s special edition, one-of-a-kind Australian Grand Prix helmet, designed by young Australian artist Rosie Pettenon. All funds raised will be donated to Save the Children Australia.

Save the Children is Australia’s leading aid and development agency dedicated to helping children. Save the Children Australia do exactly what their name says – save children’s lives. They go to the toughest places in the world to help children devastated by disasters, disease or conflicts. Save the Children works to prevent children from being exposed to abuse, neglect, exploitation and violence.

And when disaster strikes, they give children the care and support they need, so they can continue to learn and maintain a normal life, while their communities rebuild.  By supporting Save the Children Australia, you’ll be making a real difference to the lives of millions of children – now and in the future.  

Lloyds Charity Benefit Auctions

100% Charity and 0% Fees

The Lloyds Charity Benefit Auction is for 100% Charity with 0% Fees. All items that get included in the Charity Auction will have a Charity of choice linked to the item that the donator chooses.

All items are able to be shipped Australia wide, and all bids start at just $1. This Charity auction presents the perfect opportunity to help someone else and is good for your own well being. We encourage clients to take part in this charity auction as all of the proceeds will go direct to the charity that is affiliated with item.

This auction platform allows donators the option to donate anonymously or to be able to connect themselves with their donation.

Previous items that have been auctioned off and all proceeds have been donated to various charities.

How to get involved, it’s easy! Just submit your details below.

Lloyds Supporting Community


Variety – The Children Charity supports thousands of kids who are sick, disadvantaged or have special needs. Variety’s mission is to empower Aussie kids who are sick, disadvantaged or have special needs, to live, laugh and learn.

Motor Racing Ministries – The role and function of the Motor Racing Ministries is to support the motor sport chaplains as they go unrecognised for much of the time as they help guide drivers, teams, officials, volunteers, the public, and families through many critical times when there are severe accidents or injury as a result of competition.

The Salvation Army – Disaster Appeal supports communities affected by the devastating bush fires in New South Wales and Queensland. Salvation Army Emergency Services (SAES) teams are responding to devastating bush fires as an unprecedented number of emergency-level fires cause tragic loss of life and property in Australia.

Gold Coast Titans Community Foundation – provides for the funding needs of specific club projects over and above what normal operating revenue would fund. The charter of the Foundation is to market and raise funds for approved football club projects.

Want to get involved? It’s easy! Just submit your details below.

Matt Kalinski

Head Of Valuations

Qualifications & Affiliations

American Society of Appraisers Candidate Member

Certified Practicing Valuer AVAA


Matt has been in the valuations space for many years and has extensive experience in the space across an abundance of various industries. He now leads the valuations teams for Lloyds Auctions with a passion for encouraging his team to set and achieve high goals and produce great results for the company whilst growing the team’s skills starting with a great culture and team mindset.