IT’S 2013 and Esther Knight’s first shift with the Cairns Street Chaplains. A brawl breaks out near Reef Hotel Casino with “blood and guts, and everything everywhere”. “Ambulance, police – everybody was involved in it. There were people being carted off to hospital,” recalled the Edge Hill woman. Ms Knight said behaviour in the CBD had improved dramatically since her “baptism of fire” three years ago. “…

Baptism of Fire for Guardian Angels

Cairns Post – 15 October 2016