Recent events available on Podcast
An afternoon of laughs and literary banter with Morris Gleitzman, interviewed by Sarah Macdonald.
Morris Gleitzman is a bestselling children’s author whose books explore serious and sometimes confronting subjects in funny and unexpected ways. Read more
A stimulating discussion about the health of our democracy.
A conversation with Senator Kristina Keneally and Professor Andrew Jakubowicz, moderated by Quentin Dempster. Read more
This day, imbued with a gentle dose of humour, covers the legal, practical, realistic, emotional and sacred choices we can make about life and death.
Industry experts share the spectrum of emotions and situations from wellness through illness, palliative care, sudden or traumatic death, dying, and bereavement and grief. Read more
Revisiting the groundbreaking film, My Brilliant Career with producer Margaret Fink.
During Seniors Week 2019 we welcomed Margaret Fink, producer of My Brilliant Career, in conversation with Catherine du Peloux Menage, founder of St Albans Writers Festival. Read more
Celebrating International Women's Day in conversation with creative women.
In conversation: Jo Neville, Tracy Lines, Kim Pearce, Kath Davis, Diana Jenkins, Sally Scales, Skye O'Meara, Shannon O'Meara, Harrie Fasher, Anna Bateman, Silvana Azzi Heras, Alexandra Gordon, Imogen Kelly and Cassie Tongue. Read more
Presented in association with the Sydney Architecture Festival.
This dynamic discussion was on universal design and accessibility, featuring a panel of prominent architects and community members in conversation with presenter Fenella Kernebone. Read more
Everybody brought an open mind and an open heart to a day of conversation about dying and death. Industry experts shared their experience and knowledge in understanding the spectrum of emotions and situations from wellness through illness, palliative care, sudden or traumatic death, dying, bereavement and grief.
“Our inspirational dream is that every individual, community and service provider has the knowledge and capacity to do death well.” Zenith Virago, Natural Death Care CentreRead more
A day of conversation with Nicole Monks, Amala Groom, Amanda Brown, Lindy Morrison, Joanna Goodwin, Pepa Martin, Karen Davis, Emma Blomfield, Emilya Colliver, Jo Kelly, Sara Mansour, Sara Kelly, Cath Derksema and Michele Morcos.
An inspirational and fun day of talks wrestling with the idea of creativity. Once again we delve into what makes creative women tick. Designers, crafters, visual artists, poets and musicians explore their creative process: where to find inspiration, committing to a work practice, discovering the art of collaboration and building an audience or community. Each of the talks cover the speakers’ work and practice. Read more
An inspirational and fun day of talks to celebrate International Womens Day with: Shona Wilson and Katherine Roberts, Julie Paterson, Karen McCartney and Tanya Buchanan, Harriet Goodall and Victoria Carey, Victoria Alexander and Carolyn Lockhart, and Kara Rosenlund with Barbara Sweeney.
Shona Wilson in conversation with Katherine Roberts, Senior Curator, Manly Art Gallery Read more
Creative Women 2017 video
We celebrated International Womens Day with a full day of inspirational talks - with Tracey Deep and Amber Creswell-Bell, Sally Campbell and Victoria Alexander, Fiona Katauskas with Sarah Macdonald, Emma Magenta and Cynthia Sciberras, Shannon Sheedy and Natalie Walton, and Nadeena Dixon with Kristina Karasulas.
Tracey Deep in conversation with Amber Creswell-Bell Read more
In Conversation: Wendy Whitley & Janet Hawley with Costa Georgiadis
For more than twenty years Wendy Whiteley has worked to create a public garden at the foot of her harbourside home in Sydney’s Lavender Bay. Read more