John Morkos. an Aussie of Lebanese descent, is released from prison intent on a new life, free of his old ways. But, he finds his younger brother Charlie being lured by the local underworld. John's demands the he stay clear of crime fall on deaf ears. When John meets Sydney, a beautiful Aussie girl, and finds a job at the neighborhood boxing gym his life is challenged and changed in unexpected ways. But Charlie's continuing descent into the world of crime places the his whole family in harms way, forcing John to risk his new life to right his younger brothers wrong.