Kyah’s Tribe

We're stepping up for our young people!

This Mental Health Week, we're challenging ourselves to step up for mental health and suicide prevention. We're inspired by the life-changing work of Youth Focus and want to support the cause by participating in Walk for Me.

Please help us support Youth Focus by donating using the 'Give Now' button. Please also spread the word by sharing our page with your friends, family and colleagues. Together, we can save young lives.

Our Achievements

Achieved team fundraising goal

Halfway to your fundraising goal

Thank you to our Sponsors

$1.02k

Stephanie Hewitt

Smell the Roses as you stroll along your walk.

$485

Sausage Sizzle Fundraiser

$415

The Croupiers

Kylie, Jase, Kim, Muz, Tess, Mike, Lis, Kell, Brett and Craig support mental health care ❤

$315

Willcox

Thinking of you all today. Sorry I was too sick to join you xxxxxxxx

$265

Bronze Snake.

$212

Cs

Thanks for sharing Dee's story, Nic. So many worthwhile causes to support.

$212

Trevor Wright

$212

Paddy King

Thanks Ros xx

$200

Bret Sampson

$150

Dolphin Storage

$145

Hobson Andrew

Lots of love mate

$106

Anonymous

Well done Laura- super result

$106

A1 Battery Express

What a wonderful thing you are all doing- You’re an inspiration to us all. - So proud of you all

$106

Baz

Hang in there buddy. Kyah would be proud of her Dad.

$106

Simone Hawke

$106

Craig Nicholls

Well done mate keep up the good work. Do a couple of km for me.

$106

Mario Vassallo

Go for it love!!

$106

Godings

Great effort Guys well done!!

$106

Joan And Kevin

$106

Anonymous

Great cause , glad to help .

$106

Jahn & Sara

You are the best ! Xx

$106

Trent Saunders

$106

Petra And Barry Poole

Well done all of you.

$106

Rod Warren

Great work guys!

$106

Connie Braithwaite

Enjoy every moment on your daily walks, you are making the world a better place. Very proud of you, Lynn, to undertake this initiative. Wish I was there to walk by your side. Love you to the moon and back. Tu Madre.

$106

Julia Masny

$106

Anouska Cousin

$106

Michael Michael Ray

$106

Sean Ayres

$106

Tracy Coulding

$106

Dave Rena Aubs

$106

Sheree

Kyah would have loved this. Thoughts and love to you Uncle Will…. . Uncle and Tash you might need to get into a bath by the end of your walk week!!!

$106

Jake, Tahlia, Grant & Kylie Aitkenhead

With love… Xxxx

$106

Christy Elliott

Proud of you Lynn!!

$106

Jackie Smith

$106

Cass Paech

Big love to you!

$106

Mary Mews

$106

Mary Mews

$106

Janet Fiori

Go girl!

$100

Deborah Williams

$100

Anonymous

$100

Anthony & Gaynor Boyd

$100

Megan

$100

Kimnmik

$100

Rachael Hayes

In memory of your beautiful girl 💖

$100

Secret Harbour Chiropractic

Lots of love from the SHC team x

$100

Anonymous

$100

Lori Sharpe

$100

Doecke Family

$85

Emily Smith

🤍🤍🤍

$80

Warren & Gloria Goodchild

So Proud of all the Strength & Courage you show - Walking with you ALL, always with Love & Support -❤️

$80

Gloria & Warren Goodchild

So Proud of all the Strength & Courage you show - Walking with you ALL, always with Love & Support -❤️

$60

Jo Gilbert

Proud of you - and also wanted to help you get to your goal. Well done Poppy!

$56

Kaye Mccormack

All my love to you and you fantastic cause❤

$55

Mz

Thank you 🙏

$53

Trish Magno

$53

Bennetts Family

Much love to you Dee xx Jo❤

$53

Brad Martin

$53

Peter Gloury

Well done guys, great initiative

$53

Melanie Whitehurst

Sorry I can’t make it this year x

$53

The Chapmans Xx

$53

Lillian D Haines

Six km is a big start and finish to a busy day at school, Lynn. You are amazing. Much love from your aunt, Lillian

$53

Michelle Boyes

Love-n-hugs

$53

Jane Stevens

Well done KJ

$53

Tamina Spinks

Much love to you xxx

$53

Delia & Bruno

$53

Leah Mcwhinney

$53

Andy Hunter

<3 Kyah

$53

Phillippa Mccormick

$53

Dette Mccosker

Great effort Poppy- all the best. X

$53

Szelmis Black

$53

Sue A

You’re doing a wonderful thing for a fantastic cause, Vicki!! xx

$53

Sylv Macdonald

You are such a legend, May all the angels follow you and help you through your steps. Good luck hun xx

$53

Clint Parker

$53

Cassandra Langdon

Go TEAM for our family over the west . Love all of us xx

$53

Ann Connor

Great cause Christine, goodluck

$53

Clint Parker

That’s a good distance champion. Good luck

$53

Jodie Albanese

Kyah will be with you on your walk. Well done on the money raised so far. I'm sure you will do as well as last year if not better. xx

$53

Anonymous

$53

Michael

All my love to you and your cause Dee,

$53

Tom And Lee-anne Burke

Many fond memories of Kyah, sending love to Dee 💜

$53

Sarah Jahn

You are an amazing, selfless person Cas. Love ya xx

$53

Heather Ayoub

All my love ♥️

$53

Todd Hawke

$53

Jeremy And Margo Elliott

You’re walking for a great cause and we are so proud!

$53

Max N Kaye Martin

All our love to you. Xx

$53

Ros King

$53

Paul & Donna Williams

All the best guys I will be on-site but we will be thinking of you 😁

$53

Crawley Clan

Big hugs to you all XX

$53

Kumanan P

Keep up the great work buddy.

$53

Anonymous

$53

Jennene Cooney

$53

Gary Hadler

$53

Nicole Reid

You're a legend Molly, what a wonderful thing you and your family are doing.

$53

Margaret Taylor

$53

Anonymous

$53

Paul Timoney

Kudos team Saunders.

$53

Matthew Osmond

Good work mate.👍👍

$53

Kirsty Butterworth

$53

Nina

$53

Karen

Can’t be there but will be thinking of you all…and your knees 😊❤️

$53

Nel Petrovich

Much love & peace to you always Dee 💗 xo

$53

Maureen Saunders

Thinking of you all on your walk love Maus x

$53

Jessie And The O’callaghan Fam

All our love always ❤️

$53

Anonymous

$53

Gabby Burke

$53

Andrea Whincup

Thinking of you

$53

Karen & Leigh Grose

All our love to you Dee 💚

$53

Danni, Brian And Kids

$53

Michele Malone

$53

Bree Smith

$53

Bradley Moedt

Love and light

$53

Rex Goodchild

Great effort Laura luv dad

$53

Janet Thomas

A very worthy cause. Way to go Nel, you’ll nail it!

$53

Kim And Mik

xx

$53

Simone And Paul Doherty

Love and hugs for a beautiful girl and her amazing family 💕

$53

Paul Foletta

$53

Shannon Foy

$53

Emma & Kane

$53

The Lehtinen Family

Lots of love from Gaye, Timo Ashleigh and Shaun x

$53

Jane And Scott

👍🏻💙

$53

Jenny & Roman Fialkowski

$53

Maureen Saunders

So proud of of you all, Kyah will be looking over you all

$53

Wendy Ritchie

Good luck Mandi.

$53

Juliet Carlin

$53

Danielle Raabe

❤️😘

$53

Sam Hall

On ya lad

$53

Frank Jennings

Walk on :)

$53

Vicki Kenward

$53

Nikki Pitchers

Well done Seanna. You are amazing. X

$53

Josh Bowe

Great effort Lynn!

$53

Narelle Hopkin

$53

Andy Kaufman

$53

Celeste

Go Brody!

$53

Dennis

Well done supporting this great cause! Love d and the kids x

$53

Mary Vassallo

Good onya Mandi!

$53

Sue Bailey

Hope it is a beautiful day for you all xx

$53

The Petrovic Family

Love from the Petrovic family

$53

Jen Trevenen

Way to go girl.

$53

Bec & Matt Smith

So much love to you Seanna & everyone in Kyah’s tribe. Mum & Dad

$53

Stacey Dearnley

Awesome work guys!

$53

Jane Golding

Love your way Pops 💙

$53

Peter Mccosker

$53

Hayden Mcqueen

$53

Leica & Barry Cuff

Go Poppy!! So proud of you 👏

$53

Anonymous

Great work Guru!

$53

Aunty Kaye

Well done Poppy. Hope you get to your target.

$53

Hazel Fenelon

For Kyah and Georgia 🕊🌻💛

$53

Suzanne Lowell

💕

$53

Sausage Sizzle Fundraiser

$53

Gramps & Gramma

Goodluck Seanna!

$53

Melissa & The Abbey Fam

Love you Dee 💖

$53

Brooke Wylie

$53

Jordan Mews

$53

Christine Smith

$53

Jo Dignam

Thinking of you and sending much love Dee

$53

Gabrielle Fitzgerald

$53

Clair

$51

Sharron Freitas

$50

Megan Davis

Such a wonderful cause. Kyah’s legacy, the best Dee. She would be in awe. Will be there in spirit for the walk 💞💞💞

$50

Anne Allen

$50

Barb

$50

Vicki Muir

$50

Janice Forrest

$50

Anonymous

$50

Sarah Smith

Lots of love xxx

$50

Cory And Taryn Macdonald

$50

Anonymous

Well done Will, wish I could walk for you but knee surgery has stopped that , Great effort for a great cause your daughter would of been proud 😊

$50

Dani Bond

$50

Brodie Duncan

Such an important cause

$50

Dianne Flader

$50

Jane Stevens

Love what you are doing

$50

Jane Stevens

$50

Alaina And Mike Watts

For Kyah !!! Sending love and strength to Dee ❤️

$50

Jill Xxx

GO LYNN GO!!!

$50

Roser Family

All out love ❤️

$50

Ethan Mortimore

$50

Rick Cary

Much love to you all xxx

$50

Anonymous

Donated at the walk

$50

Bec Stewart

So much love for you Taz and I will be walking for Kyah on holiday xx

$50

Jill & Mark

Way to go Lynn, you’ve already reached your goal! Enjoy your walks, we admire your focus on the future generation. Love you. 💜💕💜

$50

Elizabeth Foster

$50

Danielle Muir

💗💗💗

$50

Riley Beck

❤️

$50

Natalie Grosse

Peace and love

$50

Sandy Fitzmaurice

Well done Poppy you should be so proud 🥰🥰

$50

Craig Large

Great cause 24 km is a long way lol

$40

Richard Coster

Good luck uncle! ❤️

$35

Jacquie Bond

💜

$32

Emily Smith

$32

Nancy Tarling

$32

Anonymous

$32

Marree Scott

💕

$32

Adams Fam

Walk tall Poppy 💕

$32

Fee And Gary

❤️

$32

Jordan Robertson

$30

Naomi Tucker

A very worthy cause - for Kyah x

$30

Andrea Violi

Hope this helps 👍

$27

Julie Battye

$27

Estee

$27

Andrew Pool

$27

Dorothy Olsen

Little things add up to big things and small acts of kindness make the world a better place. Blessings.

$27

Emma Fiori

$27

Emma Fiori

$27

Jake Witton

$27

Anonymous

Proud of you

$27

Matt Patford

Well done on raising money and awareness for a great cause.

$27

Jen/chris Smith

Hope to be able to join you for the walk

$27

Tracey

Such an awesome cause. Good on ya June and Kiahs tribe.

$27

Natalie Hutabarat

Go Lynn!! Xx

$27

Marg Taylor

Great job guys !

$27

Info@trephinahomes.com.au

Great work! 💪💪🚶‍♀️🚶‍♀️

$27

Andrews Family

$27

Donna Baker

$27

Nel Petrovich

$27

Louise Newman

$27

Deborah Nella

$27

Anonymous

$27

Nikki Hatch

Fantastic work Christine, such a great cause. Well done & Good luck x

$27

Willliam Franklin

$27

Sheree Mears

$27

Dee Franklin

$27

Cas

$27

Anthony Cook

$27

Sidsel Brannick

Such a worthy cause

$27

M Allan

$27

Chloe James

$27

Lana Hunter

$27

Laura Tuttlebee

$27

Julie Ridley

Such an important cause. Well done guys xx

$27

Sharon Perry

What an amazing thing you are doing. Hope you raise alot of money for this worthy cause

$27

Elle Hiddlestone

💜

$27

Rhys Westerveld

$27

Dean And Clare

Much love from Wodonga xo

$27

Jame Caldwell

$27

Carolyn Webster

$27

Alison Kaufman

$27

Marg Booth

$27

Nicole Mosqueda

$27

Melinda Johnson

Well done tribe great effort and cause 💖

$27

Natasha Towers

$27

Phoebe Burke

$27

Emma

$27

Sue Mckenzie

$27

Jenny Symons

Good on you team Saunders 👏

$27

Tanya Heeley

$27

Sally Rourke

Well done Vicki 😍

$27

Anonymous

You are AMAZING x

$27

Anita Ryan

Much love to you Dee and the memory of your beautiful daughter Kyah 💛

$27

Sidsek Brannick

$27

Anonymous

Top notch brother

$27

Will Murdoch

wheyyy

$27

Melissa Milner

Champion Brody!!

$27

Mandi Vassallo

$27

Ella Golding

Your welcome mate!

$27

Justin Rogers

Love what ya doing mate up the harbour 😍

$27

Tony Cook

$27

Gardner Family

$27

Anonymous

💝💝

$27

Colleen Hansen

You are an awesome team supporting Dee and others

$27

Matt

Good luck brodog she’d be so proud of you all ❤️❤️❤️

$27

Michael King

Proud bro x

$27

Anonymous

$27

Kas

$27

Errolyn Simmonds

Well done to you and your family.

$27

Jane Golding

Proud to support you for this cause, Ella-Rose. 💙

$27

Hayley Strickland

$27

Lesley Scott

$27

Alice

$27

Vi Partlett

Good on you Poppy xx

$27

Eos It

Well done Poppy x

$27

Allen Family

Proud of you Poppy x

$27

Shanda Lodge

You got this Poppy! Love The Lodges xox

$27

Carolyn Griffin

Go well Kyah’s tribe! A truly inspirational family!

$27

Tracey Ward

So proud of you Poppy ❤️❤️

$27

Grave Watts

$27

Shan Foulds

Good on you Chris xx

$27

Fee W.

For Kyah 💙💙💙

$27

Fee W.

For Kyah 💙💙💙

$27

Jarrod, Narelle & Ruby

Awesome job guys!

$27

Vanessa Hind

Well done and love what your doing xx

$27

Kirsty Vaughan

With much love xx

$27

Anonymous

$27

Nicole Mcrostie

You are amazing Kylie. Such an important cause 💕💕

$26

Moi

60km done and dusted and I am so proud of me! Donated to myself to reach the $900!

$25

Jo-anne Parkes

You have a big heart Suz ❤️Love you

$25

Jo-anne Parkes

In honour of Kyah, may her tribe help to prevent another family losing a child 💙

$25

Becky

Go Lynn! You are an amazing woman, filled with compassion and generosity. I hope you have a wonderful weekend with your feet up after all your incredible walks this week 💜

$25

Lauren B

Good luck Lynn!

$25

The Abbey Family

You are amazing Christine xx Much love to you all

$25

Steph Atkinson

$25

Jocelyn Hennebery

$25

Colleen Hansen

Sending to you, gentle lady.

$25

Samantha Swain

Good on you, Nic. Such a worthy cause and a lovely way to honour Kyah’s life by helping others.

$25

Becky Roberts

Much love to you Dee, thank you for everything you do for others. Your generosity while facing such tragedy is incredible, inspiring, and absolutely beautiful.

$25

Sue Bell

Good luck 😉

$25

Kim Findlay

Great initiative Trent.

$25

Joanne Davison

Well done chook, amazing effort.

$25

Stacey

Good on you lovely lady. xx

$21

Heidi

$21

Kirsty Vaughan

What an amazing effort Lynn!!

$21

Dale Family

$21

Vanessa Hampton

$21

Anonymous

$21

Vikki

Great cause Christine. Go you!!!

$21

Nicola Leishman

Good on you Lynn! All the best x

$21

Melissa Ricci

Good on you & your team Laura ❤️

$21

Anonymous

$21

Janczyk Family Xx

$21

Cindy Newall

You are a true gem, such an amazing cause ❤

$21

Neale Luscombe

$21

Anonymous

Great effort June!

$20

Helen Rogers

Go Lynnxx

$20

Nikki

I saw you walking! xx

$20

Irene L

$20

Yvonne Chapman

$20

Morgan Mews

$20

Pauline & Chas Hughes

Well done to you Dee and your "Kyah Tribe" and hope your fundraising is as successful as last year. xxoo

$20

Sheiranne Townshend

Have a wonderful day raising funds and coming together in unity for Kyah x

$20

Rubes X

proud of you always x

$16

Melanie Stafford

$16

Melanie Stafford

Lots of love ❤

$16

Seanna Smith

$15

Anonymous

$11

Denise Ellyard

Great effort seanna, we’ll done!! Love Denise

$11

Sue Ebert

$11

Sam Densworth

So sorry for your loss. The loss of someone so young is devastating . Well done on raising awareness.

$11

Brooke Mccaffrey

What a beautiful cause

$11

Mandy Smith

$11

Brody Tuttlebee

$11

Ella Tuttlebee

$10

Kurt Magno

$10

Shane Adley

Good work Lynn

$10

Jessica Doherty

$10

Jessica Doherty

$10

Jessica Doherty

$5

Anonymous

💛

$5

Tia Blaney

$5

Eva Smith

Good Luck Seanna

Our Team Members

Dee Franklin

Raised so far:

$769

Juliet Carlin

Raised so far:

$130

Nel Petrovich

Raised so far:

$179

Vanessa Hampton

Raised so far:

$58

Ros King

Raised so far:

$475

June Smith

Raised so far:

$307

Tanya Heeley

Bec Taz Dee Stewart

Samantha Jackman

Raised so far:

$206

Nicole Mosqueda

Raised so far:

$27

Anouska Cousin

Raised so far:

$106

Christine Smith

Raised so far:

$882

Brooke Wylie

Raised so far:

$265

holly franklin

Raised so far:

$27

Seanna Smith

Raised so far:

$270

Rachael Stevens

Raised so far:

$50

Gabby Burke

Raised so far:

$106

Cas Rivers

Raised so far:

$133

Brad Martin

Laura Tuttlebee

Raised so far:

$1,623

Nicole Cox

Raised so far:

$390

Suz Phillis

Raised so far:

$75

Heidi Redmond

Mandi Vassallo

Raised so far:

$500

Deb White

Raised so far:

$150

Natasha Towers

Raised so far:

$80

Emma Fiori

Raised so far:

$259

Brody Tuttlebee

Raised so far:

$1,118

Kasia Ellis

Kaye McCormack

Andy Kaufman

Ella Tuttlebee

Raised so far:

$205

Poppy Golding

Raised so far:

$808

Caitlin Green

Raised so far:

$37

Craig Hanlen

Nikkita Washington

Darcie Delaney

Raised so far:

$37

Kirra Stevens

Raised so far:

$153

Simone Hawke

Raised so far:

$209

Taylor King

Cara Booth

Lesley Scott

Kate Short

Emily Smith

Raised so far:

$32

Vicki Muir

Raised so far:

$312

Jacinta Nella

Sean Ayres

Ashleigh Lehtinen

Georgia Cramer

Tara Cramer

Stacey Wyartt

Raised so far:

$50

Kylie Grove

Raised so far:

$545

Jonovan Van Yken

Jocelyn Hennebery

Raised so far:

$78

Lynn Braithwaite

Raised so far:

$912

Trent Saunders

Raised so far:

$1,792

Willliam Franklin

Raised so far:

$912

Nicole Burns

Narelle Hopkin

Raised so far:

$53

Karen Rooney

Brooke Roberts

Raised so far:

$538