Jo Earl, John Bell and Lelde Smits

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.

Susan Ryan

S1, E1: Ageism, Discrimination and Stigma

In this episode of ‘The Baby Boomers’ Guide to Life in the 21st Century’ on ‘The Expert Speaks’, we hear Susan Ryan, Australia’s first Age Discrimination Commissioner discuss ageism, discrimination and stigma.

The two studio guests on ‘The Punters’ Panel’ who chew the fat on this episode’s theme are Joseph Furolo and Beverley Baker

On ‘Nostalgia Town’, we hear from John Bell of the Bell Shakespeare Company about his formative cultural experiences

After that on ‘Out & About’ we hear from the Inner West Council’s Healthy Ageing Programs Supervisor, Mary Ciantar, telling us ‘What’s On’ in the Inner West for older people.