Brit mannequin, 21, ‘struggled with merciless Instagram fame’ earlier than falling 100ft at infamous Aussie selfie cliff, dad and mom say

Mum of Brit model, 21, who died falling from notorious Aussie selfie cliff begs trolls to stop mocking her daughter

A YOUNG Brit who fell to her loss of life at a infamous selfie cliff had struggled along with her sudden Instagram fame and the “cruelty” of on-line trolls, her mom stated at present.

Madalyn Davis, 21, plunged 100ft after climbing over a fence to pose for a dawn picture close to Sydney, Australia.


Madalyn Davis fell after going to observe the dawn with associates close to Sydney[/caption]

She had been backpacking in Thailand earlier than arriving in Australia

Yesterday her mum Rebecca Smith lashed out at “nasty folks” who mocked her loss of life on-line.

And at present in a household assertion she stated her “introverted extrovert” daughter had “struggled with a world that might be so unkind (however) all the time noticed the perfect in folks”.

Rebecca stated: “Sadly, typically that was taken benefit of.

“This precipitated lots of ache in her life, as lots of people don’t imagine on this sentiment and due to this fact this left her susceptible to abuse, resentment and manipulation.

“Regardless of this, Maddie nonetheless confronted day by day with optimism, and a smile on her face. She was decided to seek out the higher place that she hoped the world might be.

“Madalyn discovered fame inadvertently by the expression of her artwork which she shared by way of social media.

“This enabled her to discover a technique to perform it this world that might be so judgmental and merciless, she was aware of this contradiction however her ardour and zest for all times meant she was capable of regularly overcome it.”

Madalyn, left, with mum Rebecca and sister Anastasia, right
Madalyn, left, with mum Rebecca and sister Anastasia, proper
Rebecca posted photos of 'my little weirdo' as a tribute online
Rebecca posted pictures of ‘my little weirdo’ as a tribute on-line
She also hit back at cruel trolls who mocked her death
She additionally hit again at merciless trolls who mocked her loss of life

Madalyn, from Lincoln, stop her job as a make-up artist to go travelling in November.

Her Instagram account – with 20,000 followers – confirmed her in Thailand and Bali earlier than she arrived in Australia.

She had been to a celebration close to Sydney on Saturday evening earlier than she and 6 buddies went to see the dawn over the cliffs at Diamond Bay.

It’s believed she slipped whereas posing for a photograph round 6.30am on Sunday. Rescuers discovered her physique within the water 4 hours later.

Rebecca, a yoga trainer, added within the household tribute: “Her unintended passing has been so sudden and has rocked us to our core.

“There’ll without end be a gap in our lives that can by no means be crammed, a gap our household can barely face comprehending.

“We hope it is a ache that no person else has to ever endure.”

She additionally stated “hateful trolls” had bombarded the household with “abhorrent feedback and vile opinions” which harm Maddie’s youthful sister Anastasia and brother Mitch.

Rebecca stated: “We can not comprehend how at such a traumatic time, a choose few will be so heartless and goal probably the most susceptible struggling such acute emotional ache.”

She stated she’s going to foyer Instagram to take the difficulty extra severely, and launched a GoFundMe web page to lift cash to sort out cyberbullying.


Yesterday Maddie’s grandad Arthur Davis revealed it was the second loss of life of a kid within the household.

He instructed The Solar On-line: “That is the tip of our world.

“It’s hell on earth for us. We’re completely shattered.”

He added: “She was an exquisite, pleasant lady who had her complete life forward of her.”


Madalyn Davis, 21, seen in her final Instagram publish at Bondi Seashore days earlier than she fell to her loss of life[/caption]

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Madalyn reportedly slipped whereas having her picture taken on the Diamond Bay Reserve close to Sydney at 6.30am on Sunday[/caption]

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A rescue helicopter looking the shore at Diamond Bay, a infamous spot for vacationers trying to take selfies close to the cliff edge[/caption]


Madalyn Davis had 20,000 followers on Instagram[/caption]


She stop her job as a make-up artist to go travelling[/caption]

Friends said Madalyn Davis was having 'the time of her life'
Pals stated Madalyn Davis was having ‘the time of her life’