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Banksia – 28 November 2022

An episode of Banksia on 28 November 2022

Banksia – 21 November 2022

This week musician Isaiah Firebrace talks about new book Come Together and cultural activist and musician Gurridyula yarns about event Blaktivism and ceremony Waddanagnuu against Adani

Banksia – 14 November 2022

Presented by Dr Ngaree Blow, with guests Music Vic CEO Simone Schinkel about the upcoming Music Vic Awards and Uncle Archie Roach Foundation Award, and Wiradjuri dancer Joel Bray about performance Garabari.

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Banksia – 7 November 2022

An episode of Banksia on 7 November 2022

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Banksia – 31 October 2022

Waanyi artist Judy Watson talks about exhibition the red thread of history, loose ends at MUMA; Yorta Yorta woman, soprano, composer and educator Deborah Cheetham talks about Woven Song

Banksia – 24 October 2022

Gamilaroi artist Sean Miller yarns about the 2022 Indigenous Ceramic Award's South East Australian Indigenous artist prize for their work titled Galibay on Country, as well as working with The Torch.

Banksia – 17 October 2022

Wadawurrung artist Kait James yarns about the unveiling of a permanent 193 panel installation of their work at Geelong Arts Centre, as well recent exhibition Dirty Laundry at Neon Parc.

Banksia – 10 October 2022

CEO of Dja Dja Wurrung Clans Aboriginal Corporation Rodney Carter talks work Djarra does with Open House Bendigo; Gamilaroi storyteller Judi Morison yarns about the Boundless Indigenous Writer’s Mentorship

Banksia – 3 October 2022

This week Kimberley Moulton, Senior Curator of South Eastern Aboriginal Collections at Museums Vic joins Banksia to yarn about new exhibition Naadohbii: To Draw Water at Bunjilaka

Banksia – 26 September 2022

On this week's show Ripple Effect Band's Rona, Rachel and Jodie yarn about their tour, and Yasmin Silveira and Sharn Geary talk about jewelery exhibition 'Layers of Blak' at Koorie Heritage Trust

Banksia – 19 September 2022

Wamba Wamba playwright, Brodie Murray talks about their play 'The Whisper' at Fringe Festival and Gunditjmara Keerray Woorroong woman Tarryn Love talks about new First Nations creative program YOOKAPA

Banksia – 12 September 2022

A music fill presented by Rachel Connor

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Banksia – 5 September 2022

This week Munanjahli and South Sea Islander author Chelsea Watego and Bundjalung-Gumbayngirr poet Dakota Feirer join Banksia ahead of Melbourne Writers Festival events.

Banksia – 29 August 2022

This week Vanessa presents a special edition of Banksia for Radiothon featuring tracks from artists including DJPGZ, Dameeela, Rona, Miiesha, King Stingray and Izy

Banksia – 22 August 2022

This week Vanessa is joined by Bianca Valentino to talk Gimmie Gimmie Gimmie Zine, black&write! and Kill Your Darlings, as well as Belinda Briggs to talk about the Indigneous Ceramic Award at SAM

Banksia – 15 August 2022

Walter Saunders joins Banksia to yarn about MIFF event Stories from Naarm - Reflecting on the Past, Looking to the Future and First Nations film making.

Banksia – 8 August 2022

Bangarra Dance Theatre's Stephen Page joins Banksia ahead of SandSong: Stories from the Great Sandy Desert performances at Arts Centre Melb. As well as new tracks from King Stingray, Budjerah and Kobie Dee.

Banksia – 1 August 2022

Wurundjeri woman Brooke Wandin talks about SLV Indigenous Research Fellowships and Woiwurrung language database project, and Agency Projects co-founder Bronwyn Lobb talks UNTOLD: Darwin series.

Banksia – 25 July 2022

Yamatji-Noongar author and artist Aunty Rhonda Collard-Spratt talks children's book 'Bobtail's Friend' and Wailwan and Kamilaroi architect Jefa Greenaway joins ahead of Open House Melbourne.

Banksia – 18 July 2022

This week we hear from new YIRRAMBOI creative leads Sherene Stewart and J-Maine Beezley, and Koorie artist, curator and writer, Eden Fiske from Alchemy Orange to talk about exhibition 'Into the Everywhen'

Banksia – 11 July 2022

In episode nine of Banksia we hear from Arrernte artist Alfred Thorpe on their work and new APY Gallery in Docklands, and First Nations Media CEO Dennis Stokes about indigiTUBE's LGBTQI+ channel

Banksia – 4 July 2022

In the 8th episode of Banksia we hear from Noongar writer Claire G. Colemen about their new book Enclave and Badtjala artist Fiona Foley about their exhibition Veiled Paradise

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Banksia – 27 June 2022

In the 7th episode of Banksia we hear from Kaytetye filmmaker Dylan River about creating 'Mystery Road:Origin' premiering on ABCTV

Banksia – 20 June 2022

In the sixth episode of Banksia Yorta Yorta Dja Dja Wurrung artist Carissa Nyalu joins to talk about their song Wanyarra and Wadawurrung artist Dr Deanne Gilson talks about their new exhibition Still

Banksia – 13 June 2022

On the fifth episode of Banksia, Vanessa joined by Gamilaroi poet, folklorist and musician Luke Patterson and Wadawurrung artist Kait James

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Banksia – 6 June 2022

On the fourth episode of Banksia, Vanessa is joined by Wiradjuri poet and artist Jazz Money and Worimi artist Gerard Black

Banksia – 30 May 2022

On the third episode of BANKSIA - Vanessa Morris is joined by Wakka Wakka artist Lauren Sheree to discuss their EP Breathless; and Yorta Yorta man and chair of the Koorie Heritage…

Banksia – 23 May 2022

On the second episode of BANKSIA - Vanessa Morris is joined by Murramarang Yuin woman, Leanne Brook, illustrator and author of 'G is for gugunyal: A Dhurga alphabet book'

Banksia – 16 May 2022

On the first episode of BANKSIA, Vanessa Morris is joined by Barkandji woman Zena Cumpston, researcher and curator of exhibition EMU SKY which is on display at Uni Melbourne Old Quad building until…