Podcast: National TalkBlack

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National Talkblack 231023

We had: Renee Coffey, CEO of Australian Kookaburra Kids Foundation, talking about how children are at risk of impact of parental mental illness. In line with Mental Health Month (October), a new study reveals the detrimental impact that paternal mental health can have on the mental wellbeing of children, with the findings showing a 42%…

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National Talkblack 201023

National Talkblack 201023

We had: Shane Howard, Goanna Frontman, talking about how he returns order of Australia Medal in response to Voice referendum result. Howard spoke of his ‘deep sadness’ and while he ‘respects the democratic result,’ he felt that, “Australians had missed an important historical moment of destiny.” Goanna Band Kane Gane, First Nations student, talking about…

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National Talkblack 191023

We had: Violet Stannard, Producer Cairns Indigenous Art Fair, talking about Urban BLAKtivation. Produced by the team at Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF), Urban BLAKtivation will surprise and delight visitors to the city’s Shields Street cultural precinct with a live and free First Nations showcase from 4.30 pm to 8 pm on Saturday, 21 October…

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National Talkblack 181023

We had: Mervyn Eades, Founder and CEO Ngalla Maya: Aboriginal Employment Access, having a catch up yarn with Trendy Trev about the work Ngalla Maya are doing. PLO Stephen Grant and Senior Sergeant Glen De Lai from Edmonton Police, talking about homelessness. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians, account for 20% of all people who…

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National Talkblack 171023

We had: Harley Mann, Artistic Director, talking about the special advanced preview of new show by Circa Cairns. Performing Live at Cairns Performing Arts Centre October 20th and 21st at 7pm. Don’t miss the highly anticipated new show Son by Circa Cairns – a pioneering production about the relationship between fathers and sons told through…

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National Talkblack 131023

We had: Dr Cassandra Goldie AO, ACOSS CEO, talking about community Sector leaders urge Australians to back Voice to Parliament on October 14th. The community sector is launching a final campaign push for the Voice to Parliament, with more than 80 leading community groups across housing, health, legal, disability, financial aid and social welfare today…

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National Talkblack 121023

National Talkblack 121023

We had: Jyi Lawton, talking about the turn out for the Yarrabah Music Festival which was held last Saturday, and his engagement and role with the QUT (Queensland University of Technology) . Jyi is Acting Manager of the Oodgeroo Unit. Ben Mitchell, Professional Student, having a catch up yarn with Trendy Trev about the space…

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National Talkblack 111023

National Talkblack 111023

We had: Pat Anderson AO, Co-Chair The Uluru Statement from the Heart, talking about how the Voice information has been released in 30 First Nations languages. The Uluru Dialogue has worked with translation services in Queensland, Western Australia and the Northern Territory to translate information about the referendum, what the Voice is and encourage people…

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National Talkblack 101023

We had: Susi Tegen, Chief Executive of the Alliance, talking about new data on mental health is a wake-up call for urgent reform. The National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) calls for increased investment and systemic mental health reform to rectify the disparities shown in the Mapping Mental Health Care research project for people living…

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National Talkblack 091023

National Talkblack 091023

We had: Harley Mann, Artistic Director, talking about the special advanced preview of new show by Circa Cairns. Performing Live at Cairns Performing Arts Centre October 20th and 21st at 7pm. Don’t miss the highly anticipated new show Son by Circa Cairns – a pioneering production about the relationship between fathers and sons told through…

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