The Northern Daily Leader
Monday, 4 December 2023

OPINION | I met a genuine and endearing Anthony Mundine

By Mark Bode
Updated October 5 2018 - 8:53am, first published October 4 2018 - 10:30am

One of my favourite photos is framed and located amid myriad photos in the living room of my childhood home in Gladstone, Central Queensland. It captures me and a famous sportsman in our primes, and my effulgent smile had formed as naturally as a wave because of the warmth generated, on a cold winter day in Perth, by the loathed man with his arm draped over my shoulders.