“I still didn’t understand what had happened or where I was until I saw my mum and she explained everything.”
From the outside, Brock looks like any other 20 year old. It’s a weekday and he’s still wearing work gear from his shift as an apprentice plumber. He’s pretty happy to have recently moved into his own place in Pakenham.
“One of the hardest parts is when you wake up and it all sinks in,” he says.
“You start to feel like you can’t go out and ride bikes or do the things you used to do … you can’t do it again because if you hit your head you’re pretty stuffed.”