On Kulja’s final show on The Grapevine, Dylan and Kulja sit down with regular guest Dave Nichols to chat about the state of Australia’s housing crisis following the federal government’s $10 billion Housing Australia Future Fund passing parliament last week.
Muriel Bamblett, CEO of the Victorian Aboriginal Childcare Agency, reflects on the Yoorrook Justice Commission’s recommendations for Victoria’s justice systems, as well as the ongoing conversations around the Voice to Parliament in the lead-up to the referendum.
Director Danny Cohen drops by to talk about his documentary Anonymous Club, his relationship with subject Courtney Barnett and the filmmaking process behind capturing an intimate portrait of the artist and musician.
Plus, long-time Triple R broadcaster Tracee Hutchison joins to celebrate Kulja’s contribution to the station, and Melbourne band The Orbweavers discuss the connection to place currently inspiring their work ahead of their upcoming shows in Melbourne and beyond.
About this program
Putting local issues in a global context, including weekly insights into our cities, democracy, rights, culture, energy and environment. All stitched together with a mixtape of music.
Regular guests and segments include: urban planning and history with Assoc/Prof David Nichols; Cam Walker's eco-update; Guardian Australia reporter Benita Kolovos on Victorian state politics; Jeff Sparrow on politics, society, and everything in between; freedom of information correspondent Petra Stock, and live music.
Program theme: Hugh Masekala's Grazing in the Grass
The podcast intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.