Is Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull right about Victoria’s youth crime issue? Last week Victoria Police Superintendent Therese Fitzgerald, denied that Victoria had an African gang crime problem but today a press conference was held with a totally different understanding. The Acting Chief Commissioner Shane Patton actually said the opposite, “These young thugs, young criminals… are acting like street gangs.” With the police lacking consistency with … Continue reading Is Malcolm Turnbull right about Victoria’s youth crime issue?
Peter Hitchener has been on our screens for decades presenting the nightly news across Victoria. He is a man who has managed to stay in the game for years, still appealing to the younger generation. The energy Peter has is infectious and he can put a smile on someone’s face before he even says a word, but it hasn’t been all smooth sailing. I visited … Continue reading Sitting Down with Peter Hitchener
The Ararat community has been shocked within the last 48 hours due to a horrific fire, which has turned half of Ararat West Primary school into ashes. At 1:30am Saturday morning, emergency services were called to the primary school and battled the fire, but sadly the entire Grade 3-6 learning community was completely destroyed. I was a student at Ararat West during my primary school … Continue reading Ararat West P.S Community Devastated
In last weeks blog post I touched a little bit on the concept of ‘age is no barrier.’ I decided to take this message and write a letter to young people of the world explaining why this is so true… Dear Young People, I wanted to write you a little message regarding the topic of achieving things when you’re young. I know you’re probably busy … Continue reading Age Is No Barrier
Last week I performed in Victoria’s State School Spectacular (VSSS) which is the biggest annual production in Australia. I was involved in mass dance which also includes around 1,300 other students from around the state. Within the whole production, there are thousands of students involved both onstage and behind the scenes. During my time at Hisense Arena, waiting to go on stage, I did a … Continue reading Reach for the Stars
I’m back, after a busy couple of weeks rehearsing and performing in my school’s musical of Grease. There is a post coming very soon on the show and my experience which I am looking forward to sharing with everyone. A week before the opening night of Grease (my school’s musical for 2017) I was asked by the director to perform my solo in front of … Continue reading Scared of Judgement