Australia: Stories of the South - Australia's South Sudanese: Stories-of-the-South1

The Dong and Okumu families, both originally from South Sudan are from the Dinka and Acholi tribes respectively. Living in Newcastle, Australia, the families share a back fence and their children regularly play together. The families live in the suburb of Lambton which is also where the photographer grew up in, and where the Mayom family moved across the road in 2003.

The Dong and Okumu families, both originally from South Sudan are from the Dinka and Acholi tribes respectively. Living in Newcastle, Australia, the families share a back fence and their children regularly play together. The families live in the suburb of Lambton which is also where the photographer grew up in, and where the Mayom family moved across the road in 2003.