Uncle Jack Charles refused cab after being named Victorian senior of the year

Prominent Aboriginal elder Jack Charles was refused a taxi unless he paid the fare upfront, moments after being named Victorian Senior Australian of the Year in Melbourne on Wednesday night.The veteran Indigenous actor, 72, was leaving the awards ceremony in Docklands when his manager Patrice Capogreco​ tried to hail a cab for the pair about 9pm.

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