BackTrack: Chasing Dreams

BackTrack: Chasing Dreams

In 2018 the award winning documentary, ‘BackTrack Boys’, followed our Founder, former jackaroo, Bernie Shakeshaft, and the young people he was trying to keep alive and out of jail. This shorter film traces their stories a few years on… as they chase their...
BackTrack Boys Documentary

BackTrack Boys Documentary

A film by Catherine Scott, the documentary was recently shown on SBS and is now available to view here.  We really love your support, and to view it, all we ask is that you sign up to receive our email newsletter. Happy viewing! View it HERE   Please Note: A...
Australian Financial Review

Australian Financial Review

AFR Bernie Shakeshaft’s BackTrack program is making a big difference while teaching at-risk kids to train working dogs… read more below and click to view the...
#AOTY 2020

#AOTY 2020

#AOTY 2020 Congratulations to Australian Local Hero, Bernie Shakeshaft After seeing the plight of disadvantaged youth in his community, Bernie Shakeshaft decided to take action. Starting with a shed and an idea, Bernie founded the BackTrack Youth Works Program,...