George Pell a 'scapegoat for the church' says Abbott as police block protestors from funeral

Nadine Morton
Updated February 3 2023 - 8:33am, first published February 2 2023 - 6:30am

Thousands of people have gathered in solidarity - some to protest, some to mourn - at the funeral of Cardinal George Pell.

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Nadine Morton

Nadine Morton

Senior journalist

Nadine Morton covers emergency services and breaking news for the Illawarra Mercury. She takes pride in regional journalism which she believes is crucial to informing our towns and cities. Have a story? Email her at

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