Series: Interviews

Youth Focus – 10/11/21 – Chloe Ah Kee

Youth Focus – 10/11/21 – Chloe Ah Kee

In this weeks episode of the Youth Focus Show, Mafa is joined by Chloe Ah Kee, Program Officer from Deadly Choices having a yarn about services and events for the youth and elderly

National Talkblack – Rarrtjiwuy Melanie Herdman

National Talkblack – Rarrtjiwuy Melanie Herdman

Rarrtjiwuy Melanie Hurdman, Program Manager of Djalkiri Foundation talking about transition program gives Yirrkala students a head start at university. A transition program at Charles Darwin University (CDU) is supporting First Nations students from Yirrkala in East Arnhem Land to get a head start on university life. A group of six students who have completed…

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National Talkblack – Andrew Plastow

National Talkblack – Andrew Plastow

We had on Andrew Plastow, principle at Ngutu College, talking about how he has opened up Ngutu College in Adelaide. He spent decades as a public school principal, but then left the system in despair at curriculum trends he believed were not empowering Aboriginal students. “It was that frustration of Aboriginal children being seen in…

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National Talkblack – Army Indigenous Engagement 020921

National Talkblack – Army Indigenous Engagement 020921

From the Army Aboriginal Community Assistance Programme, MAJOR Greg Stannard, the officer in charge of AACAP 21, talking about what the troops have been doing in the Purmpuraaw over the last few months. Lance Corporal Anthony Curtis, the plant operator with the 6 Engineer Support Regiment. He’s been closely involved in a lot of the…

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Cairns Gridiron Association Falcons Interview

Cairns Gridiron Association Falcons Interview

We had: Jake Price and Brad Manoi, from Cairns Gridiron Association Falcons talking about how they got involved in the sport and club, and what it’s all about. Jake is the men’s head coach and Brad is on the defensive squad

Drivetime with Busta – Cody Coyote

Drivetime with Busta – Cody Coyote

Ojibwe/Matachewan First Nation Hip Hop artist Cody Coyote joins Busta to talk about his career as an artist.

CIAF Hour 170820

CIAF Hour 170820

1pm to 2pm is The Cairns Indigenous Art Fair – CIAF Hour via NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service with Carli Willis and Jack Wilke-Jans. Today you’ll hear yarns with two CIAF artists, Andy Duffin and Clinton Naina. Andy Duffin was born in Cairns and raised in and around the Kuranda region. He identifies as a Djabugay person and…

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CIAF Hour 100820

CIAF Hour 100820

1pm to 2pm is The Cairns Indigenous Art Fair – CIAF Hour via NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service with Carli Willis and Jack Wilke-Jans. Carli Willis yarns to some of CIAFs major sponsors about their CIAF journey. BDO Nth Qld are leading accountancy , tax and advisory services. The national organisation has been local in Cairns for many years,…

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Plan B with Carli 030820

Plan B with Carli 030820

Carli Yarns with Dr. Zsuza Banhalmi-Zakar and Dr. Colin MacGregor about some of the ins and outs of shopping environmentally, sustainably and ethically. Tune in to hear about some misconceptions with product labels, tips on understanding what you are buying and how to recognise products that have a structured approach to qualifying their products for…

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CIAF Hour 030820

CIAF Hour 030820

1pm to 2pm is The Cairns Indigenous Art Fair – CIAF Hour via NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service with Carli Willis and Jack Wilke-Jans. Today on the show, Jack Wilkie-Jans yarns to Francoise Lane, an artist and textile designer that helps lovers of standout textiles and pattern by creating unique textiles inspired by stories…

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