David Williamson, Meredith Burgmann, Reg Mombassa, Caroline Baum, Rob Murray-Leach

S2 E33: Three decades of Australian popular culture: 50s, 60s & 70s

Today Lex & Patricia speak with Jeff about Australian popular culture of the 50s, 60s & 70s. Then David Williamson, Meredith Burgmann and Reg Mombassa chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with author, podcaster & Older Women’s Network Ambassador Caroline Baum about growing up on Abbey Road and her love of books.

On Your Two Cents Worth, we speak with energy savings specialist Rob Murray-Leach.

Cecily Michael, Meredith Burgmann and Alice Mantel

S2, E8: Technology & Ageing in Australia

Today we speak with Cecily Michael from Leep – Understanding Technology. Leep builds digital literacy in communities experiencing disadvantage, and Cecily talks to Lex about Technology & Ageing in Australia. Then Faye, Joseph, and Lorne talk together about this on the Punters’ Panel.

On Nostalgia Town Lex speaks with Meredith Burgmann, who as a young woman was the very public face of Australians opposed to Australia’s involvement in the Vietnam War. Meredith went on to become the president of the NSW Legislative Council for eight years.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Patricia speaks with Alice Mantel about Power of Attorney and Enduring Power of Attorney.