Colourful Ball 2017
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Colourful Ball 2017

Hosted by TV & Radio Presenter Erin Molan, you’ll enjoy a night of live entertainment whilst helping us raise funds to continue the Foundation’s Travel Safety Campaign and Dance From Your Heart grant programs – which Julie and Kate Fitzsimons can’t wait to give you an update on all they’re achieving with both! And of…

Dance From Your Heart
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Dance From Your Heart

Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation are extremely excited and proud to receive a grant from The St George Foundation to honour Nicole’s passion for dance with the Dance From Your Heart program.   Primary school students from areas with financial hardship will have the opportunity to experience the joy of dance with professional five week dance program provided by Groove…

Five New Grants
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Five New Grants

Nicole enjoyed family ski holidays when she was not in ballet. Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation are very proud to announce five grants to intellectually disabled skiers to attend 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria next March.  They are : David Campion from  ACT Kristian Sandicoe from  NSW Ben Pearce from VIC Luke Foster from…

Smartraveller Launch
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Smartraveller Launch

Kate was for the third year in succession invited to the annual Smartraveller and Understand Insurance launch at Parliament House on 19th October, 2016. This was on the eve of the fourth anniversary of Nicole’s death in Thailand and it was a special honour to Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation that Kate received special mention from the…

Australian Women’s Weekly  Women of the Future Semi-finalist
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Australian Women’s Weekly Women of the Future Semi-finalist

Please vote for Kate Kate has been selected in a very talented and high achieving group of semi-finalist in AWW Women of the Future 2016 Awards. Kate has walked away from her corporate  career to educate students on travel safety after the loss of her sister and best friend Nicole in a motorcycle accident in…

Congratulations to Jade Charlton on receiving a Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation grant
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Congratulations to Jade Charlton on receiving a Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation grant

Congratulations to Jade Charlton on receiving a Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation grant to assist with her fees at Queensland Ballet Pre Professional Year. Jade was diagnosed with ADHD at a young age and her mother introduced her to dancing to give a focus and use her energy positively. Jade loved ballet and had a natural talent…

Our Travel Safety Movie has officially been launched!
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Our Travel Safety Movie has officially been launched!

Kate is fulfilling her mission to educate all young Australians, in honour of her sister, by producing a Travel Safety movie that will be available to all high schools – thanks to funding from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Jetstar! No stone has been left unturned to ensure the film is just…

Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation partners with Understand Insurance

Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation partners with Understand Insurance

We are honoured to announce we are now working in partnership with Understand Insurance to help educate more tourists about the importance of proper travel insurance. With endless insurance companies out there and so many policies on offer, booking the right insurance can be a daunting task, especially for the inexperienced traveller, making Understand Insurance such…

Support our fundraising with the NEW 2016/2017 Entertainment Book

Support our fundraising with the NEW 2016/2017 Entertainment Book

CLICK HERE TO ORDER ONLINE NOW No matter which version you buy, for just $70 you’ll receive over $20,000 worth of valuable offers from the best local restaurants, your favourite cafés, hotels and resorts, travel, attractions, shopping and more!   To learn more about the Entertainment™ Digital Membership watch this short video » Not sure which…

ED5 scholarship and trophy winners
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ED5 scholarship and trophy winners

Kate and Julie presented awards on behalf of  the Foundation at ED5 where Nicole completed her Performing Arts Diploma in 2007. Nicole had a fabulous year at the studio and made lifetime friendships. The junior award was presented  to Ariana and the Second Year fulltime scholarship to Karina. The winners  showed Nicole’s qualities of always…