Ukranian refugee project: Fern Bay couple Mark and Jenni Chapple open their home to Ukranian families fleeing a war-torn country

Madeline Link
By Madeline Link
June 9 2022 - 9:00am
FRESH START: Julia, Volodymyr and Daneliia Siedov, Inna and Yurii Chuchenko and Mark and Jenni Chapple. Picture: Simone De Peak

SITTING around the dining room table in a room filled with warmth and laughter, it's hard to believe that not long ago this unconventional family were complete strangers.

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Madeline Link

Madeline Link

Journalist

Madeline Link is a journalist at the Newcastle Herald, with a focus on Lake Macquarie City Council. To keep up with my stories, follow my Twitter @madeline_link, for tips email madeline.link@newcastleherald.com.au.