Tame alerts police over Twitter threat

August 30, 2022 5:56 pm in by


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Grace Tame says she’s dealing with threats and harassment from her childhood abuser.

The 2021 Australian of the Year has revealed Twitter posts apparently from disgraced teacher Nicholas Ockert Bester who abused her at a Hobart school as a 15-year-old.

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Ms Tame says she’s contacted police over what she believes is a threat planned for the day she releases her book.

The Bester Twitter account has since been suspended.