FNQ Media Awards

6 year old Tjandamurra O’Shane was doused with petrol by a stranger in his school playground and set alight. He was rushed to Hospital with burns to 70% of his body. Paul Wade Streeton was arrested and charged with attempted murder. On the day Streeton was found guilty at the Cairns Court months later Tjandamurra’s father stopped his car briefly outside the court. Tjandamurra, with burn scars still evident, faced the scene where his attacker was being judged.