On Friday a family said goodbye to their daughter at the age of just 14, something that no family should have to go through. Amy “Dolly” Everett is the girl who has been making headlines around Australia throughout the last week. She was the face of the hat company Akubra eight years ago, when she was involved in an advertising campaign. This week her face … Continue reading Dolly’s Life Wasn’t a Toy
I was checking my blog stats during the week, reflecting on last year and the posts you liked best. At the moment I am in the process of working on a bit of a plan for my blog. Growing my content and following is a big goal for 2018. Something that gave me a big surprise when looking back at my statistics was where you … Continue reading Facts of Foreign Followers
When I first heard about a movie musical on the way I was obviously excited, but when I heard it was going to include Hugh Jackman and Zac Efron, I knew it would be a showstopper! I am talking about The Greatest Showman if you haven’t already caught on and what a spectacular movie it is. I can’t remember the last time my family went … Continue reading The Greatest Showman
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?
My 14th year has been a busy one, as I knew it would be. It has been full of surprises but more importantly, challenges that have pushed me in ways I couldn’t have imagined. As I did at the end of last year, I wanted to talk about some of my favourite things during 2017. At the start of the year, I did something that … Continue reading My 14th Year
I spoke with the Wimmera Mail-Times about my role in the Victorian Youth Congress. Check it out! http://www.mailtimes.com.au/story/5120084/jack-ward-gives-regional-youth-a-voice-in-government/?cs=22 Continue reading My role in the Victorian Youth Congress – Wimmera Mail-Times