Tag: Radio

  • Career Memories

    Career Memories

    At the end of a “difficult week” at the ABC, there’s still much to smile about.

    One of the awesome things that’s happened recently at work has been a project to make the ABC’s digitised archives more readily available internally.… Read the rest

  • Indonesian Earthquake

    Indonesian Earthquake

    My friend Damien and his wife were on Gili Air when the recent earthquake occcured. Damien spoke on ABC Radio Hobart about the experiences they encountered.… Read the rest

  • The Eastern Suburbs G&L Choir

    The Eastern Suburbs G&L Choir

    A couple of years ago, I wrote the following:

    Twenty five years ago (or thereabouts) I remember attending the National Choral Championships in Wagga Wagga. Although it sounds fairly tame, the championship organisers found themselves the subject of national media interest, as they asked the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Choir to change their name to the “Eastern Suburbs Choir” (or something like that).

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  • The Passing Of Time

    The Passing Of Time

    Though I can’t be sure of the exact date, it was sometime in February 1988 (thirty years ago) when I got my first full time “paid job” in radio, working at 2WEB, Bourke.… Read the rest

  • 92.9 / 2NCR-FM

    92.9 / 2NCR-FM

    I paid a visit this morning to 92.9, Lismore’s community radio station, although I know it better as 2NCR-FM, the station where I got my start in radio.

    Almost forty years ago, two or three times a week, my dad would drive me from our home in South Lismore to Goonellabah.… Read the rest

  • Andrew Olle Media Lecture

    Andrew Olle Media Lecture

    Once again, the Andrew Olle Media Lecture, which I’ve been attending for over twenty years, delivered. A terrific speech about sports journalism, and the changing face of media, viewed from the perspective of award winning footy writer, Caroline Wilson.… Read the rest

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