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Robert ‘Jumbo’ Pearce 

A leader who always led by example.


Robert Pearce was a respected Aboriginal leader in Gippsland, whose life was fuelled by an ambition to bring about positive change in his community. Affectionately known as Uncle Jumbo, he was a big man with a big heart and a role model who embodied persistence and hard work.

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