Shark attack survivor Glenn Dickson

By Glenn Dickson fundraiser by Marayke

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Glenn Dickson, 25, lost his leg and came within 60 seconds of bleeding to death, after being attacked by a shark while on a fishing trip with mates at of Hinchinbrook island in north QLD in February 2017.

This dedicated father of two beautiful children is a loving partner to pregnant fiancée Jessie-Lee, who expecting their third child in June 2017.

The Muay Thai fighter's quick-thinking friends were credited with saving his life after dragging him from the water and applying a tourniquet, contacting emergency services and getting him to shore.

WHY DONATE? To be able to take this financial burden off of this wonderful family as they prepare to welcome their third child would help in some ways ease the pain of watching the man they love tackle the biggest emotional and physical hurdle of his life.

Glenn was the family breadwinner, and whilst Glenn recovers (which will not be an easy road ahead), the bills still come flowing in (rent/car payments/insurances/food & fuel etc) as well as the additional cost associated with his rehabilitation.

Please rally together to show support for a man that dedicates his life to helping others.

All funds donated will be released to Jessie Lee and Glenn to aid his recovery.


Glenn and Jessie-Lee are so appreciative of the community support received they have created social media accounts where you can cheer Glenn on as he learns to walk again and they look forward to the arrival of their child. We welcome you to follow on social media


I (Marayke) am Jessie-Lee's cousin and can personally vouch for this loving young family being the most kind, caring people who really appreciate any support as they move forward through this huge and unexpected life change and welcome their third bundle of joy. This page has been set up after discussion with Glenn and Jessie- lees friends running previous fundraisers as it does not charge a commission from donations, maning alI funds donated will go directly to Glenn and his recover. I thank you from the botton of my heart for anything you can do. Fundraising is being organised by friends and family on Glenn's behalf so he and Jess can focus on his recovery. Just sharing this helps spread the word and feel the love and support, if you are not in a position contribute financially. Thank you!!!

Media contact: Marayke Jonkers Ph: 0412751407

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Team Members

Glenn Dickson fundraiser by Marayke

Louise Nail


Peter Lane-Collett