Frecker was kicking around a ball in the community after leaving Kim with a broken eye socket, horrific bruising and a damaged hip from being dragged along the ground.
Remarkably, she survived, and is now on a mission to encourage a zero-violence policy within sports teams.
Kim O’Reilly’s campaign has local support (left) and from senator, Jenny McAllister (right).
“My ex-partner was out on bail, charged for attacking me and still played for his football club,’’ she tells New Idea. “Ever since then, I’ve been trying to get sporting clubs to sign a ‘non-violence’ policy.”
Kim, from Mildura in Victoria, first met Frecker at a mutual friend’s birthday party in January 2018. The pair, who had the same friends and common goals, hit it off at first. But three weeks into their relationship, Kim started to notice subtle red flags.
“He put other people down a lot, like his family, friends and ex-partners. I couldn’t understand why everything was everyone else’s fault,” she says.
After nearly two months, Frecker began verbally abusing Kim, and isolating her from her friends and family.
Continue reading your story on the app
Continue reading your story in the magazine
QUEEN CROWNS SOPHIE FROM COUNTESS TO PRINCESS!
THE DEPENDABLE ROYAL IS GETTING A NEW TITLE
ROYAL BABY JOY ‘WE ARE DELIGHTED!'
THE YORK FAMILY ARE ECSTATIC OVER THE ARRIVAL OF BEA’S LITTLE PRINCESS
KNOW YOUR car warranty
UNDERSTANDING WHAT IS AND ISN’T INCLUDED COULD AVOID COSTLY MISTAKES
JO BETH TAYLOR: THE TRUTH BOUT DARYL
THE PRESSURES OF STARRING ON HEY HEY HAS BONDED THE PAIR FOR LIFE
HOW COVID HAS CHANGED the way we sleep
IF THE PANDEMIC IS KEEPING YOU AWAKE AT NIGHT, YOU’RE NOT ALONE
GREY'S ANATOMY - ‘McDREAMY WAS A NIGHTMARE!'
PATRICK DEMPSEY IS FACING CLAIMS OF MENACING BEHAVIOUR
CATHERINE & MICHAEL BACK ON TRACK!
ROMANCE IS WELL AND TRULY ALIVE
DENISE'S NEW HEALTH BATTLE ‘I WILL BEAT THIS!'
A DEBILITATING ILLNESS HAS STOPPED THE STAR IN HER TRACKS
BEC & LLEYTON'S BIG MOVE TO SYDNEY!
A NEW BEGINNING IS ON THE HORIZON FOR THE HEWITT FAMILY
ADA CAUGHT IN TV TUG OF WAR
WILL THE SOAP STAR LEAVE SUMMER BAY FOR RAMSAY STREET?
The Edge of a Story
One a master of jubilant color, the other of dramatic lights and darks, the works of artists Colin Page and Kim English build each other up, telling stories through brushstrokes.
SNUBBED ELLEN PLOTS REVENGE!
DISGRACED daytime diva Ellen DeGeneres is scrambling to book A-list guests for her talk show’s swan-song season, but major celebs are turning her down flat — and now the hotheaded host is plotting her revenge comeback, sources dished.
KANYE - I Cheated On Kim
KANYE WEST HUMILIATES KIM KARDASHIAN — AGAIN — BLINDSIDING HIS EX WITH “HURRICANE,” A RAP ABOUT HIS INFIDELITY.
A Gingerbread Cottage for Two
A Wisconsin couple use vintage-style lighting for kitschy Christmas charm
KIM & KANYE AREN'T FOOLING AROUND!
No-dating rule until divorce is finalized
B&B'S SHEILA COLLAPSES
Sheila pays an unannounced visit to Finn at the Cliff House to make amends for getting him in trouble with his wife. After Finn explains that he needs to honor Steffy’s request that they maintain no contact, Sheila collapses.
How To Ignite Your Spiritual
Health An Interview With Kimberly Meredith
Restoration and Renewal
Learn how a Texas family rebuilt their home after a flood took everything.
8 Cozy and Creative Spaces
VISIT THE HOMES OF POPULAR INSTAGRAM DÉCOR ENTHUSIASTS.
The Born Identity, BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL
Steffy and Finn’s romantic wedding went off without a hitch — but the same can’t be said for what followed, as B&B reintroduced its most storied villainess, Sheila, in a most dramatic — and consequential — fashion.