A group of troubled boys are on a perilous course towards jail until they meet up with the rough talking, free-wheeling jackaroo, Bernie Shakeshaft, and hit the road with his legendary dog jumping team.

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It’s really special. Go and see it. Write stories about it. Tell your friends.

Russell Crowe

A remarkable story of bringing troubled boys and girls back from the brink.

Sydney Morning Herald

...this is inspirational stuff!

David Stratton

This is an awesome, heartening and important film.

Steve Biddulph, Raising Boys

Simply put: this is one of the best Australian films of the year

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Backtrack Boys
Honoured to meet The Redfern Action Group and Amnesty International team last night and listen to Vanessa Turnbull Roberts, Bundjalung woman and UNSW Law student named as a finalist for Human Rights Award and Joel Clark Campaigner at Amnesty International Australia.

Please support Amnesty in this new campaign to stop children get caught in the quicksand of the youth justice system.

#RaiseTheAge Amnesty International Australia
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Check out our latest impact news for Backtrack Boys and find out about some of the latest successes of the Backtrack Boys social impact campaign. From Bernie’s nomination to the success of a BackTrack-style pilot program in the Hawkesbury, to partnerships with Amnesty and educational and community events - we couldn't do all this without your help! Keep spreading the word about the film folks - it's changing lives!
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Backtrack Boys
We have a great FanForce event set for Feb! Support our host and get your tickets for the Backtrack Boys screening at Stanthorpe Little Theatre on Saturday 29th February 7:00pm Buy tickets now -
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The story behind Bernie's nomination for NSW Local Hero is incredibly moving - read how a passionate educator and her class in a NSW Correctional Facility nominated Bernie for Australian of the Year. "This movie gave them hope and I often wonder what their lives would be like if they had access to the BackTrack program in their younger years.” Read more...
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RuffTRACK youth-at-risk program celebrates successful trial period in Riverstone!
This is a real testament to the power of the Backtrack Boys community screening programme and how the film can inspire a village to help raise their young people!! Congrats to everyone involved!
RuffTRACK Hawkesbury's Helping Hands BackTrack Youth Works