A Good Listen

A selection of podcasts, from PBA FM radio series. Some project websites are no longer available. 

Life Turned Upside Down – Kate’s Story
Palliative care for a child with a life-limiting illness – an award-winning program from the series In Search of a Good Death
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Award-winning program – Judges’ comments

Too Old To Be Unfit
How exercise can have major benefits for older males – especially during and after
prostate treatments.
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Study Guide

Dr Prue Cormie at Edith Cowan University, with participants in the exercise program following prostate cancer procedures.

Unzipping the facts
Sexual health for older men
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Study Guide

Tell Me I’m Here
PBA FM’s Tony Ryan, in conversation with mental health advocate and broadcaster, the late Anne Deveson.
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From Boyhood to Manhood
Turning good boys into great men
For parents, grandparents, teachers and everyone involved in the care of boys, this incisive interview with the late Celia Lashlie (NZ) was recorded in Adelaide for the Australian Institute of Male Health and Studies.
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Hard Working and Hard Drinking
How alcohol has become the silent killer of rural families
From the award-winning series Living Outback
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Study Guide

Shattered Lives
The tragedy and legacy of male suicide in rural and remote Australia
From the award-winning series Living Outback
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Study Guide

Difficult Conversations
Brisbane-based Jenny Fox reflects on her partner Murray’s end of life, from the time he was told “Go home and get your affairs in order.” From the series In Search of a Good Death.
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The Big Picture presenter John J McGowan (left), with producer Tony Ryan

The Big Screen presenter John J McGowan (left), with producer and colleague Tony Ryan. The Big Screen ran for several years on Community Radio station PBA FM (89.5fm) in the Adelaide suburb of Salisbury.

Reflections of a Film Critic
Presenter of The Big Screen John J McGowan reflects on his lifetime love of movies. See menu above fort access to many scripts and podcasts.
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