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Arielle, 2018 Face of the Good Friday Appeal

Meet bubbly Arielle, the little ambassador for the 2018 Good Friday Appeal When you’re around four-year-old Arielle, you can’t help but smile – she’s bright, bubbly, and full of energy. It’s hard to imagine in 2013 her parents were preparing

Aliera’s Brotherly Love

Young Aliera Murphy won the hearts of readers last year when the Herald Sun and the Hamilton Spectator followed the brave four-year-old’s medical journey through several brain surgeries to try to stop hundreds of weekly seizures. The surgeries to remove parts of

Miracle Twins’ Big Day

Originally published Geelong Advertiser, Saturday 7 October Words: Olivia Shying   Dressed in frilly pink tutus, Grovedale twins Madison and Sophia will today celebrate their first birthday — a milestone doctors thought they might never reach together. Born on October 7 last

Brax’s bravery burns bright

Brax 2, suffered burns to 30 percent of his body when he spilt boiling oil on himself. Originally published Herald Sun, Friday 14 April Words: Brigid O’Connell   It’s the split-second, innocent act of a toddler that upon watching you


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