The 'unsung hero' behind South Coast's Aboriginal housing corporation

Natalie Croxon
Updated December 4 2023 - 7:42pm, first published 5:04pm
Dr Tony Gilmour, Kim Sinclair, and Uncle Tom Slockee. Picture by Sylvia Liber
Dr Tony Gilmour, Kim Sinclair, and Uncle Tom Slockee. Picture by Sylvia Liber

When Uncle Tom Slockee moved to Batemans Bay in the 1980s with his wife Muriel, racism against Indigenous people proved a barrier to finding housing.

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Natalie Croxon

Natalie Croxon

Journalist

Reporter at the Illawarra Mercury, mostly covering social affairs. Previously of the Bendigo Advertiser, Northern Daily Leader and Quirindi Advocate. Our Watch award winner.

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