Local Heroes

Imagine there’s no prisons

Idil Ali, a 22-year-old youth worker and grassroots activist, is part of a collective that advocates against a discriminatory prison system. Saredo Miguil reports.

Youth call out climate change

Young Australian activists helped make action on climate change a Federal election issue despite not being eligible to vote. Johanna Haglund reports.

The two of us

Two carers are helping each other endure against the odds. Megan Ceran reports.

Saving baby “just another day”

When a community worker arrived at work, he could not have imagined he was about to save a child’s life. Regina Micallef reports.

Hannah bats on

Women’s cricket is being given a healthy boost by a bayside woman who empowers young female players, reports Sophie Evans.