Archives: 2012

Luke Adams Foundation receives Highly Recommended Award

23 July, 2012 MEDIA RELEASE The Luke Adams Foundation has been “Highly Commended” for Community Innovation by the Injury Control Council of Western Australia (ICCWA). The Foundation with its slogan of “Respect and Responsibility” was established to eliminate violent and anti-social behaviour in the Western Australian community. Luke Adams was himself a...

A Great First Day in Pannawonica

Update from the ‘Respect Yourself, Respect Your Culture’ NiteStar Performing Arts Program: “Wow! Our first day at Pannawonica was fantastic! Bursting with energy, enthusiasm and natural talent our group of 6 youth jumped in head first to the program. Quickly exceeding any expectations we had, the group moved to an advanced...

Final Day in Onslow

Update from the ‘Respect Yourself, Respect Your Culture’ NiteStar Performing Arts Program: “Our star players showed up bright and early in Onslow, ready to create! We warmed up with some favourite exercises and took the opportunity to go more in depth with our performance skills as well as the issues we...

Man Charged With Thomas Kelly Murder

An 18-year-old man has been arrested over the death of Thomas Kelly, who died after being king-hit in Kings Cross earlier this month. Police arrested the man at a sports field in Belmore in southwestern Sydney about 7.30pm (AEST) on Wednesday and took him to Campsie police station for questioning....

Kings Cross Crackdown

Violence concerns reach boiling point – Malcolm Turnball talks about Kings Cross crackdown and the bars on Golden Mile being audited. Watch full interview here

Luke Speaks Out About Senseless Violence – Today Tonight

It seems almost every week our news headlines include reports of a young life being tragically cut short or changed forever in a senseless, random act of violence. Luke Adams spoke out on Today Tonight about the senseless attacks that continue to occur in our community. Watch the video here.

Wickham Day 2

“Another great day for the Program in Wickham – our wonderfully talented group of young girls returned to continue to build on extending their creative skills. Each day with the groups sees the team assist the students to grow their skills and increase their confidence in this arena by building...

Kings Cross King Hit

Our thoughts are with the family and friends of 18-year old Thomas Kelly, who passed away after a random one-punch attack by an unknown man in Kings Cross, NSW over the weekend. The attack was unprovoked and, according to the police, Thomas was simply in the wrong place, at the...