Malcolm Mackerras, Westconnex update, new Life Line support groups

Tonight’s audio

Tonight on Radioactive, we were speaking with legendary psephologist Malcolm Mackerras for an update on how he sees Saturday’s election playing out.

There was a packed public meeting concerning West Connext the other night. Gavin Gatenby from No WestConnext was on the line to tell us what’s going on.

WestConnex Action Group web site.

We were also speaking to Megan Andriessen, one of the Clinical Services Coordinators at Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury. They are running new support groups, including suicide prevention, anger management and gambling and she will be telling us how to get involved those.

LifeLine Harbour to Hunter web site.

 

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Hunters Hill Art Prize, Squabbalogic – Mystery Musical #3, Hunters Hill Art Gallery, Rally at Hunters Hill

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Hunters Hill Art Prize and Exhibition

Hunters Hill Art Prize and Exhibition is coming up in May and the entry for submissions is open now. Adrian Black, events coordinator at the Hunters Hill Council was on the line to tell us all about it.

For information on this year’s prize and how to enter, click here.

Squabbalogic – Mystery Musical #3

Squabbalogic is staging a fundraiser with a difference, Mystery Musical #3, a one-off staged reading (and singing) of a top-secret musical theatre classic. They hope to reach a fundraising target of $25,000 for their 2016 season, and audiences will be rewarded for their support with a unique, and undeniably fun, theatrical experience. We spoke to director Dean Vince.

For more info and to book tickets, click here.

Hunters Hill Art Gallery
We took a visit to the Hunters Hill Art Gallery where we spoke to directors and artists Gillian Johnston and Jo Katsiaris.

There is a group show on there until the end of the month.

More info here!

Rally at Hunters Hill
Aurelia Roman gave us the oil on the upcoming Save Hunters Hill Rally to be held on Feb 23 at 18:30 at the town hall.

For info, click here

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Australia Day, A Winters Tale & Jack Mundey Pt 4 of 4

RADIOACTIVE FRIDAY EDITION

On the show today:

1. Andrew speaks to the Ryde Ambassador Erik Horrie on Ryde’s plans for Australia Day.

2. Chris reviews the Kenneth Branagh Theatre production of a “A winters Tale.”

3. And finally we complete our 4 part series on Jack Mundey and the Green Bans.

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No West Connex, Clean up Parramatta River (Meadowbank) & The Story of Jack Mundey Pt3 of 4

RADIOACTIVE FRIDAY EDITION

  1. Amie gets and update from Pauline Locke from the West Connex action group. She talks about their campaign called “No West connex”
  2. Andrew finds out about volunteer group FITA who are behind the local clean-up Paramatta River Project. That’s happening in Meadowbank this weekend.
  3. Also we continue replaying our third part of our series on Jack Mundey and the Green Bans Story.

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Circus of Oz, Back To The 80’s, Amalgamations in Review & Jack Mundey

RADIOACTIVE FRIDAY EDITION

On the show today

  1. Chris speaks with Spenser Inwood on the ongoing Circus of Oz show.
  2. Andrew then talks to Jordan Vasello on the Production Back To The 80’s starting tonight at the Chatswood Concourse.
  3. We continue replaying our coverage on the Amalgamations story. Our next chat was in mid October with Ryde Mayor Jerome Laxale.
  4. Also we replay our second part of our 4 part series on Jack Mundey and the Green Bans. We of course speak to Jack Mundey himself.

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HAPPY NEW YEAR!

RADIOACTIVE FRIDAY EDITION

It’s new years! HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU! What’s on the show today?

  1. Were starting the year in a bang! after the fireworks and replaying our chat on Amalgamations. We speak with both the Minister Paul Toole of Local Government including Mayor Richard Quinn (Hutners Hill) and Mayor Bill Pickering (of Ryde at the time).
  2. Were also replaying our 4-part series on Jack Mundey! who was very much behind the Green Bans of Sydney. One to mention is Kelly’s Bush of Hunters Hill.

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Xmas Show

RADIOACTIVE FRIDAY EDITION

It’s Christmas and what way to celebrate than opening up some of the best packaged interviews for the year. As well as something Christmassy of course.

  1. Andrew continues his coverage of the Christmas Carols On The Park in Hunters Hill.
  2. We look back at Amie’s chat with Comedians Joel Spreadborough and Peter Adams on their show called Whatiffs which played back in September.
  3. Plus we listen back to Chris’s coverage of the Sustainable Art Prize (SWAP) back in October. He speaks to Curator Cassandra Hard Lawrei and SWAP winner Patrizia Biond.

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Between the Dancers, Short + Sweet, Christmas Concert & Carols in the Park

RADIOACTIVE FRIDAY EDITION

  1. Andrew speaks with Author Jacqueline Dinan about the story of Peggy Williams who was apart of the Women Land Army during the World War 2.https://www.facebook.com/jacquelinedinanauthor/
  2. Amie chats to the Director Alana Teasdale from Short + Sweet Theater. She was talking about the Festival and some of the upcoming productions.https://www.facebook.com/shortsweetsydney?group_id=0
  3. Andrew reports from the Cameratta Academica of the Antipeties Christmas Concert. He speaks with the Director Imagine Coward along with performers Kal on Violin followed by vocalist Ngarie and Vinocelloist Jemma. http://camerataantipodes.com.au/What’s-On.php
  4. Andrew also popped out to the Carols on the Park. He firstly speaks with Events Manager of Hunters Hill Council along with Performer Sarah from the Gladesville RSL Youth Dance Club and a local resident of the area.http://www.ryde.nsw.gov.au/…/Hunters-Hill-Carols-in-the-Park

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Sydney Indi Festival, NSRMHS Police Orientation Program & Jubilate

RADIOACTIVE FRIDAY EDITION

On the show today

  1. Andrew talks to recent Festival Director Shaila Quadra of the Sydney Indi Festival. She returns with some intriguing news. http://www.snowdance-filmfestival.de/
  2. Andrew also finds out about a new mental health program with co-coordinator Sheila Nicholson Wilson that looks into Mental Health. It is taught to local police officers in the area.http://www.nslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/…/151020%20Police%20Prog…
  3. Plus Andrew explores the upcoming Christmas concert called Jubilate run by the Joubert singers with Artistic Director Rachelle Elliot.http://www.joubertsingers.org.au/

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Save Hunters Hill Municipality, Hunters Hill Street Feast and “Grey Gardens”.

On today’s show

  1. We continue our coverage of the Baird governments plan’s for local government amalgamations with Co-Convener of the Save Hunters Hill Municipality Phil Jenkyn OAM along with group member of the Aurelia Roman
  2. We talk to director J James Moody about Squabbalogic’s musical production with ‘Grey Gardens’ starting next week at the Seymour Centre.
  3. Elizabeth Krassoi joins in the studio to tell us about the Hunters Hill Street Feast  on the 21st of this month.

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