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Rise For Alex

Thank you to everyone who has and is contacting the Club, offering support and donations for Alex McKinnon.  

We are pleased to advise that the RiseForAlex Fund has been established by the McKinnon family and this Fund is ready to accept donations.

The RiseForAlex Fund website has details on how to donate, how to fundraise as well as support information about the Fund.

Anyone who has contacted the Club previously to register a fundraiser will be contacted and advised how to make their donation.

In the meantime if you are interested in fundraising for Alex please do the following:

1. Register your event or activity with the Newcastle Knights by emailing Your email should clearly state the date of your fundraiser, how funds are being raised and the nominated contact person (email and mobile minimal requirement).  

2. When the RiseForAlex Fund is ready to accept your donation you will be contacted, provided with an Authority to Fundraise on behalf of the Fund and given details on how to donate to the Fund.

The Club encourages you to only support fundraisers that are registered this way and therefore official.

Any updates on Alex’s condition, are available HERE.

For anyone wishing to send Alex a message of support, you can email or via post to PO Box 152, Wickham 2293.

NRL's Rise For Alex Round

The RiseForAlex Round is set to symbolize texactly what makes Rugby League the greatest game of all as clubs, sponsors, media partners and fans all join together to support one of our own. With activities happening across each match during RiseForAlex Round, it's just a matter of attending any game to make a difference

CLICK HERE for more information about the RoundForAlex Round.