Victorian Runners

Billy Bell

Billy's Indigenous heritage includes the Gundijmara/Yorta Yorta tribes. He lives with his partner and is looking forward to the birth of his first child in August. Billy is a program manager at Lake Condah Mission which is on Gundijmara country. There is a family history of obesity and unhealthy lifestyles in his family. Billy is committed to addressing the level of inactivity and chronic disease in his area, and is setting the example by recently losing 20kg. Billy wants to inspire his family and community to live a healthier lifestyle and address the high consumption of alcohol in his community. Billy has a Certificate III in Carpentry and is passionate about developing his skills and becoming a positive leader for his community.

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