Recent events available on Podcast

Work out at home with Marion Claridge (Click here)

31 May 2020,

Access a collection of your favourite home workout videos with Marion Claridge: Chair Fitness, Changes Over 50, Body Conditioning, Staying Young & Active, and more! These workouts are designed for a variety of bodies and abilities.

Chair Fitness:
A low impact, non choreographed workout alternative to the conventional standing workouts. Stay seated for the duration of the class and move your upper and lower body aerobically to music. Read more

In Conversation: Creative Women 2020

29 February 2020, 9:30am-4:30pm

To celebrate International Women’s Day 2020, NSCC curated a day of talks with an eclectic collection of creative women who shared their stories with equally talented interviewers.

Our artists and guest speakers are multi-talented and cover many art forms - writing, song, performance, painting, ceramics, sculpture, cultural collaboration, podcasts, radio and blogging. Read more

Morris Gleitzman, 2018-19 Australian Children's Laureate in conversation with Sarah Macdonald

16 February 2020, 3:00pm-5:00pm

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

Is Australia's Democracy Healthy?

25 January 2019,

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

Conversations about Death & Dying 2019

25 May 2019, 9:00am-4:00pm

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

Margaret Fink in conversation with Catherine Du Peloux Menage - 2019

17 February 2019, 2:00pm-5:00pm

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

Creative Women - 2019

9 March 2019, 9:00am-4:30pm

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

Architecture and Accessibility - 2018

28 September 2018, 9:00am-12:00pm

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

Conversations about Death & Dying - 2018

26 May 2018, 9:00am-4:00pm

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.

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Conversations about Death & Dying - 2017

27 May 2017, 9:00am-4:00pm

“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 Centre

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Creative Women - 2018

10 March 2018, 9:00am-4:30pm

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

Creative Women - 2016

5 March 2016, 9:00am-4:30pm

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

11 March 2017 - 7 March 2017, 9:00am-4:00pm

Creative Women 2017 video

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Creative Women - 2017

11 March 2017, 9:00am-4:00pm

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

Wendy Whiteley & Janet Hawley with Costa Georgiadis - 2016

9 September 2016, 9:00am-6:00pm

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