Tributes to Bill Williams


BILL WILLIAMS 1958 – 2016

On 12 September 2016, Bill Williams passed away unexpectedly. For those who knew Bill, the world will be a darker place for the loss of his voice, his laughter, his vision, care and love but our lives will forever be the richer for having known him. We share some of the many tributes to his life and work in the links below.


•   Sydney Morning Herald | 21 September 2016 | Bill Williams, passionate for improved health outcomes for Aboriginal people  – by James Massola and Dave Sweeney
•   Senator Scott Ludlam | 13 September 2016 | Remembering Dr Bill Williams  – transcript of speech in Australian Parliament and Remembering Dr Bill Williams – video of the speech given by Senator Ludlam
•   Geelong Advertiser | 25 September 2016 | Torquay GP Bill Williams just knew how to live – by Danny Lannen
•   International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons | September 2016 | Farewell to Bill WilliamsBoard and staff of ICAN Australia
•   Epworth Geelong | 5 October 2016 | A tribute to Dr Bill Williams
•   Croakey | 18 October 2016 | Vale Dr Bill Williams: tireless worker & campaigner for peace, justice, health & equity – by Tilman Ruff