In 2009, an 8.3 magnitude earthquake triggered a tsunami that devastated villages in Samoa.

After the natural disaster, one family decided to leave and pursue a life in Queensland.

Their son, Christian, is now an arts captain at Kingston State School and his story, of his struggles and rise to success in Australia, will be shared as part of the school’s Wakakirri performance.

Read more here.

Courtesy of The Courier Mail, July 28th, 2018.