The money was originally donated in order to "buy more eggs".
It’s too early to obtain exact figures, but it looks like over 1,000,000 first preferences were directed towards right-wing minor parties – xenophobes were spoilt for choice.
Police concluded the senator had acted in self-defence.
So far $59,987 has been raised via the GoFundMe page, equivalent to £45,217.
His Instagram account has thousands of messages of praise.
All caught on live TV.