Dave Jacka

In the Media

Television

The Project, Channel Ten

 

Sunrise, Channel 7
Meet the Aussies inspiring the nation

 

Channel 7 News
Jacka attempts solo Australia flight

GWN7
Quadriplegic flying solo around Australia

 

Today Show, Channel 9
A wing and a chair

 

 

Radio

ABC North West WA
Quadriplegia has not stopped Dave Jacka

 

Eyre Peninsula 765-5CC
Port Lincoln Flying Club welcomes Dave Jacka

 

Podcasts

Plane Crazy Down Under

 

Plane Crazy Down Under

 

Plane Crazy Down Under

 

Freedom in the Air, United Kingdom
Making the impossible, possible – Australian Pilot Dave Jacka flies 16,000 KM around Australia | 2013
May 26, 2013 Gautam Lewis

 

 

Newspaper

Riverine Herald, Echuca
Amazing Dave Jacka defies the odds yet again

 

News Weekly, Albury/Wodonga
Murray River feat another first for Jacka

 

Southern Argus, South Australia
2000 km of the Murray River paddled

 

Sunraysia Daily, Mildura
Paddler Pushes the Limits

 

The Guardian, Swan Hill
First Quadriplegic to Paddle the Murray

 

Yarrawonga Chronicle, Victoria
Jack’a all trades

 

News Weekly Albury/Wodonga, NSW
Paddling potential unleashed

 

Herald Sun, Victoria
Adventurers, songwriters and scientists head the list of those honoured in inner Melbourne

 

Herald Sun, Victoria
Fairfield’s David Jacka receives Victorian Australian of the Year nomination

 

Herald Sun, Victoria
The Herald Sun salutes our everyday heroes

 

Coastal Leader, South Australia
On a Wing and a Chair

 

Portland Observer, Victoria
On a wing and a chair, quadriplegic makes history

 

Herald Sun, Victoria
Solo flight a new high for Paralympian athlete Dave Jacka

 

Mandurah Mail, West Australia
Inspirational quadriplegic sets down in Mandurah

 

Whitsunday Times, Queensland
Aviator arrives on a wing and a chair

 

Courier Mail, Queensland
Paralympian Dave Jacka wants to be the first quadriplegic to fly solo around Australia

 

Illawarra Mercury, New South Wales
Quadriplegia can’t keep Dave from epic flight

 

Caboolture News, Queensland
Dave aims high for solo around-Australia flight

 

The Mercury, Tasmania
Flying start to epic journey

 

Herald Sun, Victoria
Fairfield man Dave Jacka has started his quest to become the first quadriplegic to fly solo around Australia

 

The Advocate, Tasmania
Quadriplegic solo flyer lands on Coast

 

Herald Sun, Victoria
Flying high on wing and a chair

 

The Area News, New South Wales
Chair to soar as Jacka goes solo

 

Herald Sun, Victoria
Quadriplegic Dave Jacka on mission to fly solo around Australia

 

The Age, Victoria
Flying on a wing and a chair

 

Articles & Other Stuff

Australian Triathlete, Issue 23.4
Unlocking the true potential of the human spirit

 

l’editiondusoir
Dave, quadriplegique mais aventurier avant tout

 

ZidiLife
The Quadriplegic Who Reached For The Sky

 

Positively Positive
Soar : The Quadriplegic Who Reached For The Sky

 

Stillmotion
How The Stories We Tell Shape Who We Are. As Creatives & People

 

The Huffington Post
Man With Quadriplegia Who Flew Solo Around Australia Says He Hasn’t Yet ‘Reached The Top

 

A Plus
The First Quadriplegic To Fly Solo Around Australia Sends Us Inspiring Words About Living With A Disability

 

A Plus
He Lost 94 Percent Of His Body Function. But That Didn’t Stop Him From Flying

 

Stillmotion
What A Quadriplegic Can Teach Us About Getting Sh*t Done