Dad Called A ‘Dirty, Disgusting Man’ For Using Parents’ Room

A Queensland dad says he was publicly shamed for changing and feeding his seven-week-old daughter in a shopping centre parents’ room, with a stranger calling him a ‘dirty, disgusting‘ old man.

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Damien Leeson said he was left shocked, after being verbally attacked for simply doing his duty as a father.

‘Dirty, Disgusting Fully Grown Man’

Damien took to his private Facebook page, detailing the encounter to his friends. He explained that he’s a hands-on dad – changing nappies, feeding, anything he can do to help out.

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Anita Butterworth

Anita is a journo from country Victoria who swapped the cut and thrust of television news for the joys of raising boys. When not writing about everything parenting, she's searching for the perfect cuppa and Instagram filter.