Wi3W – Ep. 24 – Natalie Lazaroo, born a Kristang, navigating life in Australia – speaks with Greg
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Wi3W – Ep. 24 – Natalie Lazaroo, born a Kristang, navigating life in Australia – speaks with Greg

Natalie Lazaroo is a Kristang (creole ethnic group of mixed Portuguese and Malaccan descent) woman originally from Singapore, where growing up Kristang was a constant negotiation of identity, culture, and place, especially as an ethnic minority group.

Wi3W – Ep. 22 – Uncle Alan Parsons and Andrew Schulz speak about Goondeen, a new Outback Museum in Charleville and lots more
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Wi3W – Ep. 22 – Uncle Alan Parsons and Andrew Schulz speak about Goondeen, a new Outback Museum in Charleville and lots more

About Uncle Alan Parsons (Hear Uncle Alan on our very first Podcast here) Alan C. Parsons was born in Charleville and has traditional links to the Bidjira/Yiman people in Central Queensland. Alan is a recognised visual artist who was encouraged to explore his talents and discovered a strong cultural affinity to his artistic expression. Alan…

Wi3W – Ep. 21 – Dr. Ray Kerkhove, Australian historian, author and philosopher speaks with Greg Dodge
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Wi3W – Ep. 21 – Dr. Ray Kerkhove, Australian historian, author and philosopher speaks with Greg Dodge

Dr Ray Kerkhove is a professional historian and ethno-historian (accredited through PHAQ), specializing in 19th Century Aboriginal history and culture. He works with several Australian universities, and many heritage and art organisations, Councils and Aboriginal groups. Ray’s key interest is reconstructing historic Aboriginal landscapes, lifestyles and technologies. His work in this area has informed thematic…

Wi3W – Ep. 20 – Uncle Shane Charles speaks with Greg Dodge about Healing, Pedagogy and Country
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Wi3W – Ep. 20 – Uncle Shane Charles speaks with Greg Dodge about Healing, Pedagogy and Country

Born and bred in Shepparton, Victoria, Uncle Shane Charles, a proud Yorta Yorta, Wurundjeri and Boon Wurrung man, has worked in the education, justice and cultural heritage sectors, an academic, government advisor and most recently with the City of Melbourne. He also Co-Chairs the Aboriginal Studies and Indigenous Strategies Committee at La Trobe University and…

Wi3W – Ep. 19 – Jungaji Troy Brady speaks with Greg Dodge

Wi3W – Ep. 19 – Jungaji Troy Brady speaks with Greg Dodge

Western Gugu Yalanji and Birri Gubba songman, Jungaji Troy Brady, has been performing in various bands around the world for the past three decades. Greg Dodge first met Troy (now called Jungaji) in 1995, when he was a vocalist with the hit group ‘Aim for More’, as a teenager. Greg was one of his early…

Wi3W – Ep. 18 – Getano Bann speaks with Greg Dodge
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Wi3W – Ep. 18 – Getano Bann speaks with Greg Dodge

Getano Bann – Singer, Song Writer, Story Teller, Music Therapist GETANO was raised on the banks of the Pioneer River in his home town of Mackay, North Queensland, Australia. Music, dance, storytelling and humour were an influential and integral part of his childhood, growing up in an extended Torres Strait Islander Family. “My Father was…

Wi3W – Ep. 17 – Aunty Betty McGrady speaks with Greg Dodge about her life.
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Wi3W – Ep. 17 – Aunty Betty McGrady speaks with Greg Dodge about her life.

Aunty Betty McGrady is a Gungarri Traditional Custodian. The traditional tribal lands of the Gunggari stretched over some 8,200 square miles (21,000 km2), taking in the Upper Nebine and Mungallala creeks from Bonna Vonna and Ballon north to Morven and Mungallala (near Mitchell, Queensland). Being raised on the river banks and then moving to Brisbane…

Wi3W Ep. 16 – Samoko Okoth speaks with Greg Dodge about being human
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Wi3W Ep. 16 – Samoko Okoth speaks with Greg Dodge about being human

Samoko Okoth is a Kenyan born cultural man and creative musician who has lived in Australia for many years. Samoko has travelled the globe with his music and cultural ambassadorship and he states clearly he is an earth human. Samoko was recently initiated into our First Nations community and is here to serve humanity.