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S2 E31: Losing a child in later life

Today Patricia speaks with CEO of the Australian Centre for Grief & Bereavement Chris Hall about losing a child in later life. Then Bryan, Lucille & Phillip chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with Baby Boomers Guide presenter Lex Marinos about growing up in Wagga and falling in love with Australian pop.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Elliot Rosen of the Energy Efficiency Council about renewable energy.

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S2 E30: Longevity

Today Lex & Patricia speak with Professor Andrea Maier about longevity. Then Brian, Mike & Trish chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with award-winning singer Marcia Hines, who came to Australia aged 16 to perform in Hair.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Fiona Balzer from the Australian Shareholders Association on ’Shares 101’.

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S2 E29: Transition to Retirement

Today Lex & Patricia speak with Macquarie University Professor Jo Earl about transitioning to retirement. Then Jude, Karen & Mike chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with the founder of the Bell Shakespeare Theatre, John Bell about growing up in Maitland and being transformed in his childhood by a travelling tent show.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Lelde Smits from the Australian Shareholders Association on Shares 101.

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S2 E28: Kindness & Ageing

Today Lex & Patricia speak with Dr Catherine Barrett from Celebrate Ageing about Kindness & Ageing. Then Gary, Joseph & Lucille chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with Petrea King about growing up in Sydney and caring from a very young age, looking after joeys, orphaned on busy roads.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Patrick Veyret from Choice about the risks of Time Share.

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S2 E27: The Economy & Ageing in Australia

Today Lex & Patricia speak with Fairfax economics commentator Ross Gittins about the economy & ageing. Then Beverly, Gary, & Lorne chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with Daddy Cool front-man Ross Wilson about growing up in Melbourne and the fiftieth anniversary of Australian Pop masterpiece, ‘Eagle Rock’.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex speaks with the chair of the Australian Energy Regulator, Clare Savage, about getting the best energy deals.

S2 E26: Sexuality, relationships & ageing

Today Lex & Patricia speak with Professor Marita McCabe about sexuality and relationships as we age. Then Gary, Lucille & Trish chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with Aboriginal Australian MP, Linda Burney,  about growing up in Wiradjuri country and meeting her father for the first time at age 27.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Deputy Commissioner of the ACCC, Delia Rickard about investment scams.

S2 E25: Age Discrimination in Australia

Today Lex speaks with Age Discrimination Commissioner Dr Kay Patterson about The Human Rights Commission report into ageism in Australia. Then Beverly, Gary & Joseph chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with Australian playwright David Williamson about growing up in Melbourne, and his personal journey, travelling north.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Patrick Veyret from Choice about banks & older Australians.

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S2 E24: Grief, Bereavement & Ageing in Australia

Today Lex & Patricia speak with Janice Butera from the Australian Centre for Grief & Bereavement. Then Beverly, Gary, & Trish chat together in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town Lex talks to Patricia ‘Little Pattie’ Amphlett about growing up in Mascot and her deep affection for Australia’s Vietnam veterans.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Jen Lewis from the Financial Rights Legal Service about insurance & ageing in Australia.

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S2 E23: The Intergenerational Report

Today Lex & Patricia speak with ABC economics commentator Peter Martin about The Intergenerational Report. Then Gary, Lucille & Trish chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with Man Booker prize-winnin Australian author Tom Keneally about growing up Irish Catholic, and his dash to the try-line as a rugby league half back to impress girls.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Deputy Commissioner of the ACCC, Delia Rickard about Romance Scams.

S2 E22: Health Services & Ageing in Australia

Today Lex & Patricia speak with Professor Tracey McDonald about Health Services & Ageing in Australia. Then Beverly, Brian & Trish chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with ABC journalist and ‘Back Roads’ presenter, Heather Ewart, about growing up in country Victoria and her journey to rural journalism and her connection with Australian Band Hunters & Collectors.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Patrick Veyret from Choice about ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’.

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S2 E21: Government & Ageing in Australia

Today Lex & Patricia speak with former president of the NSW Legislative Council about Government & Ageing in Australia. Then Faye, Jude & Trish chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with former Australian Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove and his wish that he spent more time with his father ‘In the Living Years’.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Jen Lewis from the Financial Rights Service about Debt.

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S2 E20: Exercise, Fitness & Ageing in Australia

Today Patricia speaks with exercise scientist Van Marinos about exercise, fitness & ageing in Australia. Then Faye, Karen & Trish chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with Australian food guru Maggie Beer about growing up a Sydney ‘Westie’, and about her mission to enhance the food experience of older Australians in nursing homes.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Patrick Veyret from Choice about consumer advocacy.

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S2 E19: Rural Australia & Ageing

Today Lex & Patricia speak with ABC Backroads presenter Heather Ewart about ageing in rural Australia. Then Brian, Rod & Trish chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with Australian humourist Andrew Denton, who tells us that at school, he was reading Rugby League Week when he was supposed to be reading Shakespeare. Following last week on Voluntary Assisted Dying, Andrew also talks about his foundation, Go Gentle Australia.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Paul Versteege about funeral costs.

S2 E18: Voluntary Assisted Dying

Today Lex & Patricia speak with Professor Lindy Willmott about Voluntary Assisted Dying. Then Faye, Marie-Christine & Trish chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with Puberty Blues author Kathy Lette, who rolls her eyes about surfer boys, and reveals her determination to never grow up.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Justin Bott from Services Australia about Financial Support for Carers.

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S2 E17: Social Connections & Ageing

Today Lex speaks with Professor Catherine Haslam about the importance of social connections as we age. Then Jude, Mike & Trish chat together about this at Jeff’s Cafe.

On Nostalgia Town, Patricia speaks with Australian political figure John Hewson about growing up in Carlton in Sydney and how deeply his family support the Dragons.

On Your Two Cents Worth, Lex & Patricia speak with Paul Versteege who reminds us that as we age, it is sometimes wiser to spend than save.