Rulla Kelly Mansell

One half of MARLON x RULLA, the dynamic duo who won best Aboriginal & Torre-Strait Islander act of SA on 2022 after knocking out 60+ shows around the country. Rulla has a unique story of his own. A cancer survivor Rulla is a TV presenter with the ABC, charity founder(Make Runs Maxi), young Australian of the year finalist(2020) along with being the 2020 Tasmanian Aboriginal of the year. A Tulampanga Kooparoona niara man from northern Lutruwita(Tasmania), his family are Moonbird people from the Furneaux Islands with his Mother and Grandparents born and raised on Flinders Islander. Rulla grew up working as an Animal Keeper specifically with native Tasmanian animals at Trowunna Wildlife sanctuary, a privately operated business ran by Rulla’s father.