He informed ABC that after the Channel 7 interview, he attempted to delete the videos from his account but acknowledged that he didn’t remove them all, considering it “another oversight”.
“It’s not a good look, no,” he said.
“It’s definitely, certainly not indicative of who I am as a person. I think the work that I do in the community, especially Indigenous communities, especially with Indigenous youth at the moment, I think it paints a very different picture.
“All I can really say to that is: it’s not my flag, I don’t own it, it was not my premises.
“At the time, it was a shop that sold a bunch of old, cool stuff, and look I just thought it looked cool. Not the flag. But just the background of the store and the colours and things like that.
“I just thought this is an interesting, eye-catching spot to film a video.”
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