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The Twelve Tribes are a Christian fundamentalist sect with followers all around the world, from Germany to America and even here in Australia.
Their cafes in Katoomba and Picton have rave reviews but behind these storefronts is a community masked in secrecy and disturbing allegations.
Journalist Tim Elliot has spent over a decade investigating their practices. He joins us on today's episode to discuss what he's uncovered.
Guest: Tim Elliot
You can listen to his podcast Inside The Tribe here.
Host: Gemma Bath
Executive Producer: Gia Moylan
Audio Producer: Madeline Joannou
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