Coen’s Fact File

Coen's Fact File

Date of Birth:

  • 11th August 1997

Where he was born:

  • Brisbane, QLD

Home base:

  • Maryborough, Fraser Coast, QLD

Medical conditions:

  • Cystic Fibrosis (CF) resulting in a double lung transplant
  • Diabetes, insulin dependent

Hobbies:

  • Jet skiing
  • motorbike riding
  • quadbikes
  • anything with a motor really!
  • Fire twirling

Favourite food:

  • Hot chips and gravy

Favourite actor:

  • Ashton Kuchter

Medical regime:

  • Anti rejection medications AM and PM
  • Insulin as required, usually whenever he eats
  • Enzymes to help digest food
  • Blood sugars 4 – 6 per day
  • 3 monthly transplant clinic review

Awards:

  • Pride of Australia – Child of Courage – People’s Choice
  • Ray Dodd Award
  • Lions Club Child of Courage

Major TV shows he has appeared in:

  • The Project – channel 10
  • Ten Late News – channel 10
  • Sunday Night – channel 7
  • Sunrise – channel 7
  • Mornings – channel 9
  • My 24 – ABC 3

Major printed articles:

  • Take 5 Magazine – Nov 2010 issue 48
  • Front Page Herald Sun Melbourne
  • 3 page spread Herald Sun Melbourne
  • Front page Fraser Coast Chronicle 3 page spread Fraser Coast Cronicle