Rise for Alex


Disclaimer & Copyright


The RiseForAlex Fund provides relief to Alex McKinnon, a professional rugby league footballer for the Newcastle Knights, who suffered a devastating spinal injury during a rugby league match in March 2014.

This website offers information about Alex McKinnon and the opportunity to donate to the RiseForAlex Fund. While the RiseForAlex Fund has attempted to make the information on this website as accurate as possible, the information on this website is for personal use only and is provided in good faith without any express or implied warranty. There is no guarantee given as to the accuracy or currency of any individual item on the website.

The RiseForAlex Fund does not accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by use of the information contained on the website nor from any access to the website. All access and use is at the risk of the user. Information provided on this website is an expression of intent only and is not to be taken as a firm offer or undertaking. The RiseForAlex Fund reserves the right to discontinue or vary such information at any time without notice.

The RiseForAlex Fund has provided hypertext links to a number of other websites as a service to users of this website. This service does not imply that the RiseForAlex Fund endorses those sites or material on them in any way. The RiseForAlex Fund is not responsible for the use of a hypertext link for which a commercial charge applies. Individual users are responsible for any charges that their use may incur.


All requests for donation refunds must be made in writing and sent to admin@RiseForAlex.org.au.

The request should contain the details of the initial donation including the date, amount, name of the donor, receipt reference and the nature of the error.

Should the refund be approved, any original receipt issued becomes null and void.  A new receipt will be issued where applicable.

Please note – Refunds of donations will not be made simply because you have changed your mind, for this reason we ask that you make your choice to donate carefully.

The RiseForAlex Fund reserves the right to pass any bank and administrative charges for any refund processed onto the donor.


All information on this site is owned by the RiseForAlex Fund.

Except for material that is unambiguously and unarguably in the public domain, no other material anywhere on this website may be copied (except as legally allowed for private use) or further disseminated without the express and written permission of the RiseForAlex Fund. The RiseForAlex Fund reserves the right to revoke that permission at any time. Permission is not given for any commercial use or sale of this material.