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Su­per­model Gemma Ward joins Stel­lar for an ex­clu­sive photo shoot on the head­lands of Tas­ma­nia to cel­e­brate David Jones’s au­tumn/win­ter launch. She talks about her past bat­tles, new life and com­ing home to Aus­tralia. He’s the suc­cess­ful artist who calls As

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One evening in 2009, as I sat on the sofa hold­ing my then new­born son not long af­ter bring­ing him home from the hos­pi­tal, I saw a fam­ily on tele­vi­sion talk­ing about the tragic death of their baby girl. Ear­lier that year, Toni and David Mc­caf­fery had lost their four-week-old daugh­ter, Dana, to whoop­ing cough. I was moved to tears watch­ing this re­mark­able cou­ple speak so bravely about their loss, and re­mained haunted by their story. A few years later, while work­ing on the No Jab No Play vac­ci­na­tion cam­paign, I had the priv­i­lege of speak­ing to Toni – and ev­ery Fe­bru­ary I think of her and her fam­ily as they mark Dana’s birth­day. This month she would have turned 10, and so Stel­lar caught up with the Mc­caf­ferys to re­flect on the legacy their daugh­ter and sis­ter left be­hind.

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