Claire Allen, Russ Gluyas, Uta Mihm and Hugh Mackay

S2 E32: Sexual diversity & ageing in Australia

Today Lex speaks with ACON reps Russ Gluyas and Claire Allen about sexual diversity & ageing in Australia. Then Eliese, Jacquay and Trevor chat together about this in Jeff’s Cafe.

In Nostalgia Town, we speak with Australian social researcher and author Hugh Mackay about growing up in north Sydney and how his love of people’s stories drew him into social research.

On Your Two Cents Worth, we speak with Uta Mihm from Choice about private health insurance.


S1, E5: Diversity & Ageing in Australia

Today in Episode 5 of The Baby Boomers’ Guide to Life in the 21st Century we discuss Diversity & Ageing with Russ Gluyas from NSW ACON and Terrie Leoleos from the NSW Ethnic Communities Council, and then two local older people who will  discuss how this affects them in their lives on ‘The Punters’ Panel’.

Later in the episode we speak with Australian comedian and author, Jean Kittson, about her formative cultural experiences growing up in country and seaside Victoria in a segment called ‘Nostalgia Town’.

And finally we speak with research physiotherapist Betty Ramsay from The University of Sydney Institute of Musculo-Skeletal Health.