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Real Stories

Tara & Melissa

This is Tara’s story. It’s also her family’s story.

In March 2021, Tara passed away from her cancer. Her family have generously given us permission to keep sharing Tara’s story as a celebration of her life. The video is part of Tara’s legacy, her determination to live life to the fullest and to be remembered as the vibrant young woman she was.

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Would you like to share your story? Redkite celebrates the diversity of personal experiences and stories. The stories shared on our website include opinions that may not necessarily represent Redkite’s views.

On treatment

Dare to Dream Scholarship Finalist: Sienna’s story

Sienna, a 16-year-old cancer survivor from Hunter Valley, Australia, shares her inspiring journey from a childhood brain tumour diagnosis to becoming a finalist for the prestigious Redkite and Coles Dare to Dream Scholarship.

Dare to Dream Scholarship Finalist: Sienna’s story

Sienna, a 16-year-old cancer survivor from Hunter Valley, Australia, shares her inspiring journey from a childhood brain tumour diagnosis to becoming a finalist for the prestigious Redkite and Coles Dare to Dream Scholarship.

On treatment

Sophie and Christine

“That night, when Sophie was diagnosed with cancer, her organs were already shutting down.” Christine recalls.

Sophie and Christine

“That night, when Sophie was diagnosed with cancer, her organs were already shutting down.” Christine recalls.