Mead made a difference to Hunter and the Harp's Joel Robinson after losing his sense of smell

Glen Humphries
By Glen Humphries
November 25 2018 - 12:30am
Mead matters: Joel Robinson, mead-maker at Wollongong's Hunter and the Harp, found making the beverage is helping with a rare disorder related to his sense of smell. Picture: Kelly Exposito

A brain injury that led to everything smelling “like a tyre factory on fire” almost put paid to Joel Robinson’s plans to make and sell his own mead.

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Glen Humphries

Glen Humphries

Senior journalist

I'm an award-winning senior journalist with the Illawarra Mercury and have well over two decades' worth of experience in newspapers. I cover the three local councils in the Illawarra for the Mercury, as well as writing for the TV guide. If I'm not writing, I'm reading.

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