Community Conversations: Jo Wakeman

Jo Wakeman has been involved in commercial and community radio since the 1990’s. She is currently a volunteer presenter on local community radio station, Radio Northern Beaches. Jo talks about Jo’s program ‘Pump up the ‘80’s’ airs on Radio Northern Beaches 88.7 & 90.3FM on Friday’s at 5pm.

Radio Northern Beaches Website: https://www.rnb.org.au/

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Community Conversations: Anton Buchner

Anton Buchner is a man of many talents and behind all of his endeavours is a passion to connect people. We talk with Anton about his book ‘Imagine What Happens Next…’. This unique book includes inspirational story themes and beautiful illustrations by artist Sophie Scahill which form the starting point for creating imaginative stories together and connecting generations.

Imagine What Happens Next...
frontfootconsulting.com.au/store/

Sophie Scahill design and illustration
loveandchaos.com.au/

Colourful Characters podcast:
soundcloud.com/anton-buchner-211543796

Story Room Aus
facebook.com/storyroomaus/

Conversations: Jessie Jan

Jessie Jan has seen many changes in her 91 years. Jessie spent her childhood on the family market garden in Granville and enjoyed going to dances in the city as a young woman. Jessie and husband Gilbert built their first home at Curl Curl in the 1950’s where they raised their family.

Stories: Neil Evers and his Ancestor Bungaree

Neil Evers, Chairperson of the Aboriginal Support Group Manly Warringah Pittwater talks about his Aboriginal heritage.

Conversations: Greg Stigter

In this conversation we get to know Greg Stigter who grew up on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. Greg grew up enjoying the outdoors and appreciating the world around him. He has worked in the community for over 20 years as a minister. Greg is a qualified engineer, a singer, songwriter and inventor.

Conversations: Rachel Carroll

We invite you to join us again as one of our regular interviewers, Sophie speaks with talented local artist, Rachel Carroll.

Artist Rachel Carroll grew up on the Northern Beaches of Sydney. Rachel has been working for over 20 years as an artist, held many exhibitions, curates, teaches and has been awarded numerous art prizes.  Although Rachel now focuses her artwork on the natural environment this hasn’t always been the case.  Join Sophie and Rachel as they discuss Rachel’s artistic growth from childhood to present and share some of Rachel’s story as we find out what inspires her to continue her artistic journey.

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