Julian Assange campaign brings father John Shipton's quest for son's freedom to region

Tracey Fairhurst
By Tracey Fairhurst
Updated June 21 2021 - 2:29pm, first published May 11 2021 - 5:00am
John Shipton (centre), father of incarcerated WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, with supporters in Port Macquarie.

JOHN Shipton, father of detained WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, hopes to tend to a vegetable garden and play with his two grandchildren when the fight to free his son is won.


Tracey Fairhurst

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